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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 10°C
Tomorrow 18°C
possible_shower

Now

12.6°C rising
Updated at 21:20 EST

Central North for Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely later this evening. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.6°C rising
Dew Point 10.6°C falling
Feels Like 10.2°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
NNW 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:02 EST
Sunset sunset
17:14 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 10.6°C
Cressy 10.9°C
Scottsdale 10.3°C
Low Head 13.5°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12am

Slight chance shower
13°C

3am

Intermittent rain
12°C

6am

Intermittent rain
10°C

9am

Intermittent rain
12°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 16:05 EST
Gale Warning SE/SW & Central W Coasts. Strong Wind Warning Far NW, Central N, Banks St/Franklin Sound, E of Flinders Is, Up/Lower E Coasts

Tas - Wed 10:15 EST
Final Flood Warning for the North Esk River

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Showers

Showers

Clearing shower
Maximum 16°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 18°C
Minimum 4°C 10°C 11°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 30% 60% 90% 90% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
NW 29km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
NNW 4km/h
NNW
N 11km/h
N
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 72% 58% 91% 79% 85% 57% 88% 73% 90% 79% 96% 76% 91% 70%
Dew Point 3°C 6°C 11°C 14°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 14°C 12°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 10°C 12°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:34 EST
sunrise
07:03 EST
sunset
17:12 EST
last light
17:42 EST
moon
rise
Thu 04:37 EST
set
Thu 16:24 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 4
4.8°C 15°C 14.0mm
Tue
May 3
12.1°C 14.5°C 15.2mm
Mon
May 2
8.2°C 16.6°C 2.4mm
Sun
May 1
13.7°C 16.3°C 10.2mm
Sat
Apr 30
12.2°C 19.4°C 19.6mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
228.0mm
40.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
298.8mm
33 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
166.1mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
1.8°C
Apr 7
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
18th 1981
Average This Month
9.7°C
+4.6°C
Long-term Average
5.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.6°C
2nd
Highest On Record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
Average This Month
15.6°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
41.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.0mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.9mm
2007
Driest On Record
4.0mm
2005
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