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Launceston Forecast

Tonight -1°C
Tomorrow 13°C
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Now

7.3°C falling
Updated at 20:40 EST

Central North for Sunday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower this evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Monday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Launceston

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Temperature 7.3°C falling
Dew Point 4.0°C falling
Feels Like 6.4°C
Relative Humidity 79%
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NW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:39 EST
Sunset sunset
16:49 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 3.9°C
Cressy 7.7°C
Scottsdale 7.0°C
Low Head 11.1°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
3°C

3am

Mostly clear
1°C

6am

Mostly clear
0°C

9am

Mostly clear
2°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sun 16:31 EST
Gale Warning East of Flinders Is, Lower E & SE Coast. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere except inland lakes and Derwent Estuary

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jun 25
Mon
Jun 26
Tue
Jun 27
Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Showers

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 13°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 11°C 13°C
Minimum 4°C -1°C -2°C 2°C 1°C -1°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 80% 5% 50% 60% 30% 40% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Severe Severe Moderate High Severe Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 16
km/h
20
km/h
1
km/h
6
km/h
0
km/h
8
km/h
2
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
1
km/h
8
km/h
2
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 16km/h
NNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
N 1km/h
N
NW 6km/h
NW
Calm
ENE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
N 2km/h
N
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NW 6km/h
NW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
SSE 1km/h
SSE
W 8km/h
W
N 2km/h
N
NW 10km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 90% 74% 92% 61% 95% 67% 100% 79% 94% 62% 90% 58% 95% 72%
Dew Point 6°C 9°C 1°C 6°C 0°C 6°C 5°C 9°C 2°C 5°C 1°C 3°C 4°C 8°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:07 EST
sunrise
07:39 EST
sunset
16:50 EST
last light
17:21 EST
moon
rise
Mon 09:11 EST
set
Mon 19:25 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jun 25
1.8°C 13°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 24
0°C 11°C 9mm
Fri
Jun 23
4.7°C 13°C 5.4mm
Thu
Jun 22
1.5°C 11.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 21
1.7°C 12.6°C 3.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
300.5mm
53.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
217.2mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
520.5mm
61 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.6mm
May 28
Lowest Temperature
-1.5°C
May 31
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

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June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.5°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-4.9°C
30th 1983
Average This Month
2.4°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
2.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
18.4°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
14.1°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
24th
Total This Month
20.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.7mm
13.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
183.0mm
2003
Driest On Record
4.3mm
2007
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Weather News

Wild weather on the way for New South Wales

12:42 EST

After a month of mostly high pressure, a cold front and trough will bump away the high and bring some woolly weather later this week to parts of New South Wales.

Turbulent skies over WA's interior

10:55 EST

Following a week of generally clear weather over the interior of WA, thundery clouds and a strong jetstream are leading to storm activity and some magnificent cloud features observable on satellite.

Skyrocketing beanies caused by winter

15:00 EST

We're now past the shortest day of the year and well into winter, so just how wintry is it in southeastern Australia? A weak cold front has just clipped Victoria and southeastern New South Wales, bringing with it frequent showers and fresh winds.