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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 0°C
Tomorrow 13°C
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Now

4.1°C falling
Updated at 21:50 EST

Central North for Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 4.1°C falling
Dew Point 3.3°C falling
Feels Like 4.1°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
E 1km/h falling
Wind Gusts 2km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:27 EST
Sunset sunset
16:51 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 4.4°C
Cressy 6.3°C
Scottsdale 5.6°C
Low Head 7.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
4°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
3°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
1°C

9am

Mostly clear
4°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 20:53 EST
Frost Warning for Tasmania

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1
Thu
Jun 2
Fri
Jun 3
Sat
Jun 4
Sun
Jun 5

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers
Maximum 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum 1°C 0°C 2°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 30% 40% 60% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High High Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 3
km/h
3
km/h
3
km/h
4
km/h
1
km/h
3
km/h
1
km/h
2
km/h
1
km/h
3
km/h
2
km/h
7
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 3km/h
SSE
SSE 3km/h
SSE
ESE 3km/h
ESE
NNW 4km/h
NNW
ESE 1km/h
ESE
NNW 3km/h
NNW
ESE 1km/h
ESE
NNW 2km/h
NNW
SE 1km/h
SE
E 3km/h
E
SE 2km/h
SE
SE 7km/h
SE
E 5km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
Relative Humidity 90% 69% 88% 69% 88% 68% 91% 72% 92% 76% 94% 80% 100% 88%
Dew Point 3°C 8°C 2°C 8°C 4°C 8°C 5°C 9°C 6°C 11°C 7°C 12°C 10°C 13°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:57 EST
sunrise
07:27 EST
sunset
16:51 EST
last light
17:22 EST
moon
rise
Tue 01:07 EST
set
Tue 13:44 EST
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20
moon
Tue
Jun 28

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 30
0.6°C 15°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 29
1.1°C 13.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 28
1.2°C 14.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 27
8.6°C 11.7°C 0.8mm
Thu
May 26
1.0°C 12.4°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
228.0mm
40.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
384.1mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
243.8mm
41 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-0.7°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.7°C
25th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
18th 1981
Average This Month
7.1°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
5.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.5°C
9th
Highest On Record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
Average This Month
15.8°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.6mm
10th
Total This Month
128.6mm
16 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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