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Launceston Airport Forecast

Tonight 5°C
Tomorrow 13°C
Windy with showers

Now

10.9°C falling
Updated at 20:00 EST

Central North for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. Winds NW 45 to 65 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 700 metres later in the day. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Launceston Ap

Temperature 10.9°C falling
Dew Point 8.1°C falling
Feels Like 7.6°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
NNW 31km/h falling
Wind Gusts 44km/h
Pressure 989.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 13.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Launceston 13.1°C
Cressy 11.3°C
Scottsdale 11.5°C
Low Head 14.5°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

mostly cloudy

9pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
11°C
mostly clear

12am

Mostly clear. Windy
10°C
mostly clear

3am

Mostly clear
8°C
mostly clear

6am

Mostly clear
5°C
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Central North Weather Warnings

Tas - Tue 16:49 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds and Abnormally High Tides) for all districts

Tas - Tue 16:06 EST
Gale Warning for all waters with the exception of inland waters where there is a Small Craft Alert

Tas - Tue 16:04 EST
Flood Watch for all northern, western and southern river basins

Tas - Tue 16:01 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for South East, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast & North East. Cancelled for Central North & Upper Derwent Valley

Tas - Tue 16:00 EST
Bushwalking Alert for Western and Central Plateau due to snow as low as 500 metres on Wednesday

Tas - Tue 15:23 EST
Minor Flood Warning - North Esk River Basin

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Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
May 5
Wed
May 6
Thu
May 7
Fri
May 8
Sat
May 9
Sun
May 10
Mon
May 11
windy with rain
Windy with rain
windy with showers
Windy with showers
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 15°C 13°C 12°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 13°C
Minimum 9°C 5°C 3°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 60% 50% 90% 60% 50%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Slight Moderate Slight Nil Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 35
km/h
45
km/h
34
km/h
40
km/h
28
km/h
36
km/h
28
km/h
37
km/h
27
km/h
31
km/h
30
km/h
37
km/h
29
km/h
39
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 35km/h
NNW
NW 45km/h
NW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
W 40km/h
W
W 28km/h
W
W 36km/h
W
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
W 30km/h
W
WSW 37km/h
WSW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
W 39km/h
W
Relative Humidity 87% 61% 80% 49% 71% 52% 81% 58% 79% 53% 90% 53% 85% 56%
Dew Point 11°C 6°C 6°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 8°C 8°C 6°C 4°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 4°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise last quarter new moon first quarter full moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Wed 08:40 EST
rise
Wed 18:55 EST
moon
Mon
May 11
moon
Mon
May 18
moon
Tue
May 26
moon
Wed
Jun 3

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 5
9.8°C 13°C 19.6mm
Mon
May 4
6.3°C 17.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 3
6.9°C 17.1°C 10.6mm
Sat
May 2
7.8°C 19.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 1
6.2°C 18.7°C 0.2mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to May
204.6mm
45.6 day(s)
total for 2015
168.4mm
43 day(s)
total to this day 2014
149.0mm
36 day(s)
wettest day
33.6mm
Jan 14
lowest temperature
-3.3°C
Apr 20
highest temperature
32.4°C
Feb 22

Launceston Ap Almanac

May minimum temperature
lowest this month
6.2°C
1st
lowest on record
-3.8°C
29th 2011
average this month
7.4°C
+3.2°C
long-term average
4.2°C
May maximum temperature
highest this month
19.1°C
2nd
highest on record
21.7°C
4th 2005
average this month
17.0°C
+2.2°C
long-term average
14.8°C
May rainfall
wettest this month
19.6mm
5th
total this month
30.4mm
3 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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