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Launceston Airport Forecast

Tonight 6°C
Tomorrow 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

14.5°C falling
Updated at 18:30 EDT

Central North for Thursday Cloudy. Areas of fog this morning. Very high chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW 20 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 19.
Friday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.5°C falling
Dew Point 14.0°C steady
Feels Like 12.3°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
NNW 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1011.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 6.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:36 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston 15.9°C
Cressy 16.3°C
Scottsdale 14.6°C
Low Head 14.3°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
14°C

12am

Mostly clear
9°C

3am

Mostly clear
8°C

6am

Mostly clear
6°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 16:05 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25

Showers

Mostly sunny

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 20°C 17°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 19°C 19°C
Minimum 11°C 6°C 3°C 6°C 5°C 8°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 20% 10% 80% 70% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Moderate Nil Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 21
km/h
31
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction N 21km/h
N
NNW 31km/h
NNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
NW 14km/h
NW
W 25km/h
W
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
NW 9km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 10km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 77% 83% 63% 37% 68% 47% 72% 42% 68% 51% 82% 58% 83% 56%
Dew Point 13°C 17°C 4°C 2°C 4°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 10°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:46 EDT
sunrise
06:15 EDT
sunset
19:38 EDT
last light
20:06 EDT
moon
set
Thu 18:55 EDT
rise
Fri 06:43 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Oct 19
10.8°C 17°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
8.9°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
6.9°C 26.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
6.3°C 22.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
3.4°C 23.2°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
514.2mm
115.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
402.2mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
703.4mm
118 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.8mm
May 28
Lowest Temperature
-5.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
-2.7°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
5.4°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
5.3°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.4°C
18th
Highest On Record
26.4°C
31st 2009
Average This Month
19.3°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.0mm
12th
Total This Month
22.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.5mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
78.8mm
2016
Driest On Record
1.0mm
2015
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