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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 25°C
sunny

Now

7.7°C steady
Updated at 04:10 EDT

Central North for Tuesday Clear. Winds SW 20 to 25 km/h turning W 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.7°C steady
Dew Point 3.9°C falling
Feels Like 5.7°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
NW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1017.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:07 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:40 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston 9.1°C
Cressy 6.1°C
Scottsdale 6.5°C
Low Head 14.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
8°C

9am

Clear
14°C

12pm

Clear
20°C

3pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 22:01 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 27°C 23°C
Minimum 7°C 10°C 9°C 13°C 10°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 5% 30% 40% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme 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 16
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NW 16km/h
NW
NW 25km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 30km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 62% 39% 67% 39% 67% 42% 70% 35% 59% 36% 73% 44% 65% 33%
Dew Point 7°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 14°C 14°C 10°C 6°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:35 EDT
sunrise
06:07 EDT
sunset
20:40 EDT
last light
21:11 EDT
moon
set
Wed 18:20 EDT
rise
Thu 04:21 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
16.3°C 22°C 3.8mm
Mon
Jan 23
9.5°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
8.8°C 25.7°C 0.2mm
Sat
Jan 21
5.9°C 23.1°C 9.4mm
Fri
Jan 20
10.7°C 16.9°C 16.4mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
24.7mm
5.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
48.8mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
11.0mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
16.4mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
4.6°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.6°C
15th
Lowest On Record
1.3°C
2nd 2009
Average This Month
10.7°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
40.4°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
24.0°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.4mm
20th
Total This Month
48.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
24.7mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
55.6mm
2011
Driest On Record
10.4mm
2008
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