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Launceston Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.1°C rising
Updated at 10:20 EDT

Central North for Sunday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog at first this morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.1°C rising
Dew Point 14.4°C rising
Feels Like 18.1°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
E 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:20 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:14 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 14.2°C
Cressy 16.1°C
Scottsdale 18.9°C
Low Head 17.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
22°C

3pm

Mostly clear
25°C

6pm

Mostly clear
23°C

9pm

Mostly clear
18°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sun 10:00 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 25°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 18°C 20°C
Minimum 14°C 16°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 30% 80% 80% 90% 30% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 4
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
27
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 4km/h
SSE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
N 13km/h
N
NW 27km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 26km/h
NW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NNW 27km/h
NNW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 84% 54% 80% 70% 73% 51% 79% 60% 76% 39% 71% 44% 73% 44%
Dew Point 14°C 15°C 18°C 17°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 9°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 8°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:52 EDT
sunrise
07:20 EDT
sunset
19:14 EDT
last light
19:42 EDT
moon
set
Sun 18:17 EDT
rise
Mon 05:56 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Mar 26
10.5°C - 0.4mm
Sat
Mar 25
11.6°C 19.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
8.2°C 22.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
12.4°C 22.2°C 0.2mm
Wed
Mar 22
15.2°C 20.7°C 2.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
113.0mm
19.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
69.8mm
15 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
227.9mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.0mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Feb 14
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.2°C
24th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
13.5°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
10.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
33.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
25.6°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
17th
Total This Month
14.0mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
38.6mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
106.2mm
1983
Driest On Record
2.6mm
1992
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Weather News

Sultry Sunday for Adelaide

10:07 EDT

Hot and humid conditions will affect Adelaide through today and into the early hours of Monday.

Cyclone Debbie on track to be category four by landfall on north Queensland coast

09:01 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie remains on track to be a severe category four cyclone when it makes landfall, with the storm forecast to hit between Townsville and Bowen on Tuesday morning.

Cyclone Debbie strengthens to cat 2 on way to probable cat 4 as it continues towards Queensland coast

01:31 EDT

A cyclone off northern Queensland has intensified to a category two and could reach category four by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.