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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.2°C rising
Updated at 00:00 EDT

Central North for Sunday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the morning. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h shifting N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the around midday then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Monday Slight chance of drizzle in the early morning. The chance of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.2°C rising
Dew Point 10.8°C rising
Feels Like 11.4°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
NNW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1016.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Launceston 14.1°C
Cressy 9.8°C
Scottsdale 12.3°C
Low Head 16.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
10°C

6am

Mostly clear
9°C

9am

Mostly clear
16°C

12pm

Mostly clear
20°C

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 29°C 29°C 22°C 25°C 24°C 23°C
Minimum 9°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 7°C 9°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 30% 10% 30% 40% 20% 30% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 16
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
32
km/h
35
km/h
39
km/h
20
km/h
31
km/h
19
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
35
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 16km/h
SSE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
N 32km/h
N
NW 35km/h
NW
WNW 39km/h
WNW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 31km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 29km/h
NW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNW 35km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 62% 42% 70% 43% 67% 48% 63% 38% 55% 36% 63% 43% 67% 38%
Dew Point 8°C 10°C 12°C 15°C 14°C 17°C 10°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 8°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
rise
Sun 04:56 EDT
set
Mon 20:27 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 16
11.2°C 23°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
6.8°C 20.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
17.5°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
11.4°C 26.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
10.1°C 26.7°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
622.6mm
137.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
521.2mm
127 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
803.6mm
138 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.6mm
Dec 3
Lowest Temperature
-5.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.9°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
0.8°C
4th 2008
Average This Month
9.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
9.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.2°C
14th
Highest On Record
33.6°C
20th 2015
Average This Month
21.8°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
47.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
77.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.4mm
11.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
87.4mm
2014
Driest On Record
20.0mm
2006
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