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George Town Forecast

Today 12°C
Tonight 6°C
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Now

11.3°C falling
Updated at 16:50 EST

Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers early this evening. Snow possible above 600 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.3°C falling
Dew Point 8.1°C falling
Feels Like 9.0°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
WNW 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:38 EST
Sunset sunset
16:51 EST

Nearby Now

Low Head 11.9°C
Devonport Ap 11.2°C
Launceston Ap 10.6°C
Scottsdale 10.4°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
11°C

9pm

Mostly clear
6°C

12am

Clear
3°C

3am

Mostly clear
1°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 16:05 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Fri 16:02 EST
Valley and South East Forecast Districts the Midlands Forecast District. There Is A Risk of Losses of Lambs and Sheep Exposed to These

Tas - Fri 16:01 EST
Road Weather Alert for Tasmania for Central Plateau, Upper Derwent Valley and South East Forecast Districts

National Forecast

George Town 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jun 23
Sat
Jun 24
Sun
Jun 25
Mon
Jun 26
Tue
Jun 27
Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Late thunder
Maximum 12°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C
Minimum 10°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 80% 5% 60% 70% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 32
km/h
39
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
34
km/h
35
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 32km/h
WNW
NW 39km/h
NW
W 18km/h
W
W 22km/h
W
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
W 17km/h
W
W 16km/h
W
WSW 9km/h
WSW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
SW 8km/h
SW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 84% 81% 69% 62% 79% 73% 71% 64% 79% 73% 84% 77% 82% 69%
Dew Point 10°C 9°C 3°C 3°C 7°C 7°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 5°C

George Town Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase     New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:07 EST
sunrise
07:38 EST
sunset
16:51 EST
last light
17:22 EST
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Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jun 23
4.7°C 13°C 5.4mm
Thu
Jun 22
1.5°C 11°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 21
1.7°C 12.6°C 3.0mm
Tue
Jun 20
- 14.1°C -
Mon
Jun 19
- 14.8°C -

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
300.5mm
53.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
208.2mm
47 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
500.5mm
59 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.6mm
May 28
Lowest Temperature
-1.5°C
May 31
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.5°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-4.9°C
30th 1983
Average This Month
2.5°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
2.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
18.4°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
14.3°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.4mm
23rd
Total This Month
11.4mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.7mm
13.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
183.0mm
2003
Driest On Record
4.3mm
2007
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