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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 16°C
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Now

12.8°C rising
Updated at 06:30 EST

Central North for Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 18. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate].

Currently at Launceston Ap

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Temperature 12.8°C rising
Dew Point 10.9°C rising
Feels Like 10.1°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
N 31km/h falling
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1009.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
17:18 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston 15.3°C
Cressy 13.4°C
Scottsdale 13.8°C
Low Head 16.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

9am

Shower
14°C

12pm

Shower. Windy
15°C

3pm

Rain
15°C

6pm

Mostly clear
12°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 05:00 EST
Gale Warning for South West Coast and Central West Coast. Strong Wind Warning for remaining waters, excluding Hobart and Derwent Estuary

National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6
Sun
May 7

Windy with showers

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 16°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 14°C
Minimum 10°C 4°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 8°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 5% 20% 90% 50% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Slight High Moderate Slight Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 32
km/h
32
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 32km/h
NNW
NW 32km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WSW 27km/h
WSW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
N 7km/h
N
NW 16km/h
NW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
W 14km/h
W
WSW 20km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 92% 78% 75% 42% 76% 50% 78% 56% 90% 66% 88% 61% 79% 51%
Dew Point 13°C 11°C 4°C 0°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 5°C 4°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:29 EST
sunrise
06:58 EST
sunset
17:18 EST
last light
17:47 EST
moon
rise
Mon 11:47 EST
set
Mon 21:49 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
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Thu
May 11
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Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 30
5.8°C 15°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 29
7.2°C 19.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
5.8°C 17.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
0.3°C 13.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
6.1°C 13.0°C 1.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
204.6mm
45.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
113.8mm
30 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
211.4mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
16.4mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
0.3°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-3.8°C
29th 2011
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
4.2°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
21.7°C
4th 2005
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
14.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.8mm
13.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.4mm
2012
Driest On Record
7.4mm
2005
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