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Launceston Airport Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 10°C
mostly_sunny

Now

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Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 22. Low-Moderate.

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Sunrise sunrise
07:17 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:17 EDT

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Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
17°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

9pm

Cloudy
15°C

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 21°C 25°C 25°C 20°C 19°C 18°C
Minimum 8°C 10°C 11°C 14°C 9°C 10°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 80% 70% 70% 80% 40% 70% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
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 12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
35
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
17
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction SE 12km/h
SE
NE 14km/h
NE
E 10km/h
E
N 16km/h
N
S 7km/h
S
NNW 17km/h
NNW
N 20km/h
N
NNW 35km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 30km/h
NW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 79% 39% 82% 64% 85% 50% 86% 60% 78% 46% 84% 56% 80% 42%
Dew Point 8°C 6°C 10°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 7°C 5°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:50 EDT
sunrise
07:17 EDT
sunset
19:17 EDT
last light
19:45 EDT
moon
set
Fri 17:03 EDT
rise
Sat 03:43 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
6°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
9.5°C 20°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
13.4°C 17.8°C 3.0mm
Tue
Mar 21
12.8°C 24.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
12.6°C 26.7°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
107.3mm
22.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
71.8mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
183.2mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
16.4mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
3.7°C
Feb 18
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.0°C
24th
Lowest On Record
-0.1°C
24th 2012
Average This Month
11.9°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
9.5°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.7°C
1st
Highest On Record
34.6°C
17th 2008
Average This Month
25.2°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.2mm
17th
Total This Month
16.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.7mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
110.6mm
2011
Driest On Record
10.8mm
2005
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