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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 21°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

12.3°C falling
Updated at 02:00 EDT

Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast later tonight. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h turning SE in the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h shifting N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.3°C falling
Dew Point 5.5°C steady
Feels Like 10.1°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
SSE 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1024.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:02 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston 15.4°C
Cressy 11.3°C
Scottsdale 14.0°C
Low Head 15.3°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

6am

Cloudy
9°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
16°C

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 23°C 25°C 28°C 30°C 30°C 28°C
Minimum 8°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 40% 5% 60% 40% 30% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High Very High Very High Very High
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 17
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
23
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 17km/h
SSE
NW 13km/h
NW
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
N 23km/h
N
NNE 11km/h
NNE
N 22km/h
N
E 8km/h
E
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
N 26km/h
N
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 20km/h
S
Relative Humidity 57% 35% 69% 41% 72% 42% 78% 46% 77% 41% 72% 41% 76% 46%
Dew Point 3°C 4°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 15°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:18 EDT
sunrise
06:46 EDT
sunset
20:02 EDT
last light
20:30 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 04:59 EDT
set
Sat 19:09 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 24
8.8°C 23°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
13.4°C 24.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
7.1°C 25.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
4.5°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
5.1°C 19.0°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
54.6mm
13.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
55.6mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
137.4mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
16.4mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
3.7°C
Feb 18
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.7°C
18th
Lowest On Record
2.9°C
7th 2006
Average This Month
8.8°C
-2.3°C
Long-term Average
11.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.6°C
22nd
Highest On Record
34.7°C
2nd 2014
Average This Month
21.9°C
-2.9°C
Long-term Average
24.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.4mm
19th
Total This Month
6.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
29.9mm
7.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
58.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
2.8mm
2014
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