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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 17°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

16.7°C falling
Updated at 06:20 EST

Central North for Sunday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, becoming less likely this evening. Rain heavy at times this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W 35 to 50 km/h in the early afternoon then tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.7°C falling
Dew Point 11.8°C falling
Feels Like 16.7°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
N 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 998.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Nearby Now

Launceston 18.6°C
Cressy 12.3°C
Scottsdale 15.2°C
Low Head 15.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

9am

Heavy shower
15°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
17°C

3pm

Slight chance storm. Windy
15°C

6pm

Mostly clear
11°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sun 05:57 EST
Cancel Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Tas - Sun 04:47 EST
Road Weather for N W Coast, Central N, N E, W, Central Plateau, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and the S E

Tas - Sat 13:34 EST
Initial flood watch for all Northern river basins and the Huon catchment

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible thunderstorm

Windy with showers

Showers

Late shower

Showers

Clearing shower

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 11°C 4°C 9°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 40% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Slight Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
35
km/h
23
km/h
38
km/h
37
km/h
37
km/h
26
km/h
33
km/h
29
km/h
36
km/h
26
km/h
31
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 24km/h
NNW
W 35km/h
W
WNW 23km/h
WNW
NW 38km/h
NW
NW 37km/h
NW
NW 37km/h
NW
W 26km/h
W
W 33km/h
W
NW 29km/h
NW
NW 36km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
NW 16km/h
NW
NNW 27km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 94% 65% 75% 74% 91% 77% 72% 51% 85% 71% 79% 53% 83% 64%
Dew Point 14°C 8°C 5°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 4°C 5°C 10°C 11°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 10°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
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sunrise
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sunset
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last light
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moon
set
Sun 13:55 EST
rise
Mon 01:04 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
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May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 30
10.6°C 19°C 15.8mm
Fri
Apr 29
11.5°C 18.7°C 0.4mm
Thu
Apr 28
15.2°C 18.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 27
8.2°C 23.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 26
7.2°C 22.5°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
204.6mm
45.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
202.6mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
138.2mm
41 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
0.2°C
Apr 7
Highest Temperature
32.5°C
Jan 9

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
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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