Fairfax Media Network

Ravenna Weather


41.44°S 147.09°E 188m AMSL

Launceston Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 17°C
rain_clearing

Now

8.3°C rising
Updated at 00:10 EST

Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain, becoming less likely during the evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.3°C rising
Dew Point 7.7°C rising
Feels Like 8.3°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
N 1km/h steady
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Sat

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:45 EST
Sunset sunset
18:18 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 6.0°C
Cressy 7.3°C
Scottsdale 5.3°C
Low Head 10.0°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Rain
6°C

6am

Rain
7°C

9am

Rain
11°C

12pm

Rain
14°C

Central North Weather Warnings

view all
Tas - Fri 23:05 EST
Include Parts of the North West Coast Forecast District. There Is A Risk of

Tas - Fri 22:06 EST
Flood Warning for the South Esk River

Tas - Fri 22:00 EST
Flood Warning for the Macquarie River

Tas - Fri 17:10 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the North Esk River

Tas - Fri 16:42 EST
Final Flood Warning for all river basins

Tas - Fri 16:27 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the lower Meander River

Tasmania Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5
Thu
Oct 6
Fri
Oct 7

Rain clearing

Late shower

Showers

Showers

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 17°C 18°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 20°C 23°C
Minimum 6°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 70% 30% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate 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 14
km/h
24
km/h
7
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
32
km/h
25
km/h
34
km/h
20
km/h
33
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 14km/h
NNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
N 7km/h
N
N 20km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 32km/h
NW
NW 25km/h
NW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NW 25km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 93% 71% 87% 66% 91% 73% 88% 62% 85% 57% 79% 61% 85% 54%
Dew Point 10°C 11°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 12°C 12°C 13°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:17 EST
sunrise
05:45 EST
sunset
18:18 EST
last light
18:46 EST
moon
rise
Sat 05:56 EST
set
Sat 18:27 EST
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23
moon
Mon
Oct 31

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 30
8.1°C 13°C 27.0mm
Thu
Sep 29
8.8°C 16.5°C 0.2mm
Wed
Sep 28
7.8°C 16.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
4.0°C 17.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 26
4.2°C 15.5°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
578.9mm
110.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
781.4mm
111 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
410.9mm
87 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
6.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
28.7°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
17.9°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.7mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
9.9mm
2008
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

NSW severe weather warning issued, damaging winds set to lash state's north

23:58 EST

Parts of New South Wales have been warned to prepare for wild weather overnight as a low-pressure system from Tasmania gets set to batter northern parts of the state.

Tasmania weather: Helicopter rescues family trapped in floodwaters at Huonville

22:54 EST

Three adults and two young children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville, south-east of Tasmania.

SA weather: Power outages continue after three nights in the dark

21:53 EST

Power may not be restored to Eyre Peninsula homes until the early hours of the morning after twin tornadoes and wild weather caused significant damage to transmission towers in South Australia.