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Launceston Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 12°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

19.8°C rising
Updated at 13:10 EDT

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.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.8°C rising
Dew Point 7.8°C rising
Feels Like 19.8°C
Relative Humidity 46%
Wind icon
NNE 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:18 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:18 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 17.5°C
Cressy 17.6°C
Scottsdale 19.3°C
Low Head 17.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

6pm

Cloudy
21°C

9pm

Cloudy
17°C

12am

Cloudy
14°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston 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 cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 21°C 25°C 26°C 21°C 20°C 19°C
Minimum 10°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 12°C 13°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 60% 60% 70% 90% 40% 90% 40%
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 7
km/h
9
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
2
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SE 7km/h
SE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
ESE 5km/h
ESE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
S 2km/h
S
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNW 27km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 76% 42% 80% 67% 84% 54% 84% 63% 75% 48% 82% 59% 79% 44%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 11°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 18°C 18°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 9°C 7°C

Launceston 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
07:18 EDT
sunset
19:18 EDT
last light
19:45 EDT
moon
set
Fri 17:03 EDT
rise
Sat 03:44 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
Fri
Mar 24
8.2°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
Tue
Mar 21
14.3°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
14.9°C 25.5°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
113.0mm
19.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
69.4mm
14 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

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.2°C
24th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
13.7°C
+3.4°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
26.0°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
17th
Total This Month
13.6mm
4 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

Cyclone preparations step up as tropical low expected to strengthen off north Queensland

12:53 EDT

Authorities are preparing for a potential cyclone that could hit the north Queensland coast in coming days, as the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) tracks a tropical low in the Coral Sea that is expected to strengthen.

Queensland cyclone threat update

11:30 EDT

It's looking more likely that a tropical cyclone will cross the Queensland coast in the coming days.

Tropical low drenches Port Hedland and surrounding cattle country

11:27 EDT

A slow-moving tropical low has drenched the WA mining town of Port Hedland, which has received more than 270 millimetres of rain this week.