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Launceston Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 2°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.6°C falling
Updated at 16:20 EST

Central North for Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 14.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.6°C falling
Dew Point 3.8°C rising
Feels Like 12.6°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
E 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:25 EST
Sunset sunset
16:52 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 10.5°C
Cressy 10.5°C
Low Head 12.6°C
Scottsdale 10.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
10°C

9pm

Mostly clear
7°C

12am

Mostly clear
5°C

3am

Mostly clear
3°C

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Tas - Sat 15:19 EST
Frost Warning for the Central North forecast district

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1
Thu
Jun 2
Fri
Jun 3

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 14°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum 1°C 2°C 0°C 0°C 2°C 1°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 10% 30% 20% 30% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High Moderate High High Moderate High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 2
km/h
5
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
2
km/h
2
km/h
1
km/h
3
km/h
0
km/h
2
km/h
0
km/h
3
km/h
1
km/h
5
km/h
Wind Direction S 2km/h
S
SSW 5km/h
SSW
SW 4km/h
SW
S 8km/h
S
SE 2km/h
SE
SE 2km/h
SE
SE 1km/h
SE
E 3km/h
E
Calm
E
NW 2km/h
NW
Calm
E
NNW 3km/h
NNW
ESE 1km/h
ESE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 86% 65% 87% 65% 86% 64% 86% 68% 89% 73% 90% 73% 91% 75%
Dew Point 3°C 8°C 4°C 7°C 2°C 7°C 2°C 7°C 4°C 9°C 4°C 9°C 6°C 10°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:54 EST
sunrise
07:25 EST
sunset
16:52 EST
last light
17:23 EST
moon
rise
Sat 22:53 EST
set
Sun 12:33 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
May 28
1.2°C 14°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
Wed
May 25
-0.7°C 12.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 24
1.8°C 13.1°C 0.6mm

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
227.5mm
39 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
7.5°C
+2.4°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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