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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.1°C falling
Updated at 19:40 EDT

Central North for Saturday Becoming cloudy. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 19.
Sunday The chance of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.1°C falling
Dew Point 6.4°C steady
Feels Like 15.1°C
Relative Humidity 56%
Wind icon
WSW 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:39 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 13.5°C
Cressy 12.8°C
Low Head 13.7°C
Scottsdale 13.3°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
13°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

3am

Mostly clear
9°C

6am

Mostly clear
8°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 20°C 22°C 22°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 5°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 40% 60% 40% 50% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
19
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
14
km/h
3
km/h
14
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
3
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 6km/h
WNW
W 19km/h
W
W 5km/h
W
WSW 11km/h
WSW
WSW 3km/h
WSW
NW 14km/h
NW
NE 3km/h
NE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
ESE 3km/h
ESE
NE 9km/h
NE
S 5km/h
S
SW 12km/h
SW
NNE 3km/h
NNE
N 18km/h
N
Relative Humidity 71% 52% 77% 45% 74% 58% 83% 58% 81% 54% 78% 57% 78% 54%
Dew Point 6°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 14°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 12°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:44 EDT
sunrise
06:13 EDT
sunset
19:40 EDT
last light
20:09 EDT
moon
set
Sat 20:57 EDT
rise
Sun 07:46 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 21
4.1°C 21°C 0.2mm
Fri
Oct 20
7.6°C 20.8°C 5.4mm
Thu
Oct 19
11.2°C 17.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
7.5°C 28.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
8.5°C 26.9°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
581.3mm
110.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
477.8mm
105 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
864.0mm
125 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.0mm
Jul 14
Lowest Temperature
-3.3°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
7.3°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
6.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.7°C
18th
Highest On Record
28.7°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
20.0°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
12th
Total This Month
35.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.0mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2015
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Weather News

Police divers find two bodies in sunken Queensland fishing trawler recovery mission

19:18 EDT

Two bodies have been found in a recovery mission for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.

Storms closing in on Perth, scattering across WA

14:06 EDT

Thunderstorms are nearing Perth and will scatter across much of inland Western Australia this weekend, bringing useful rain but also threatening the region with damaging winds.

Another Soaking for Brisbane

09:37 EDT

After receiving October's monthly rainfall total in the past seven days Brisbane is set to see a further 10-20mm today.