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Launceston Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 19°C
rain_clearing

Now

15.6°C steady
Updated at 00:10 EDT

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NW 20 to 25 km/h turning E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the morning and early afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then becoming light in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.6°C steady
Dew Point 7.6°C falling
Feels Like 15.6°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
N 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:43 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 12.3°C
Cressy 13.0°C
Scottsdale 12.6°C
Low Head 14.9°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Intermittent rain
15°C

6am

Heavy rain
13°C

9am

Heavy rain
14°C

12pm

Rain
15°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 22:44 EDT
Severe Weather Warning

Tas - Thu 22:36 EDT
Road Weather Alert for Tasmania for North East and East Coast Forecast Districts

Tas - Thu 22:00 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 24°C 26°C 27°C 22°C 23°C 25°C
Minimum 13°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 17°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 10% 80% 40% 5% 30%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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
15
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
3
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
31
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 24km/h
S
W 7km/h
W
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NW 7km/h
NW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
ENE 3km/h
ENE
N 16km/h
N
WNW 25km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
W 14km/h
W
W 15km/h
W
NW 6km/h
NW
NW 17km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 91% 75% 64% 47% 69% 46% 70% 56% 74% 40% 63% 40% 65% 46%
Dew Point 13°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 18°C 14°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 13°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:29 EDT
sunrise
06:01 EDT
sunset
20:43 EDT
last light
21:15 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 00:35 EDT
set
Fri 13:47 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
6.3°C 23°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
11.3°C 22.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
15.0°C 24.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
10.0°C 21.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
7.3°C 22.4°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
43.0mm
7.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
18.0mm
1 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
8.4mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
6.3°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
29.6°C
Jan 8

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.3°C
19th
Lowest On Record
2.5°C
12th 1983
Average This Month
13.1°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.6°C
8th
Highest On Record
39.0°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
24.3°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.0mm
14th
Total This Month
18.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
43.0mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
139.4mm
1996
Driest On Record
7.3mm
2009
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Weather News

Severe weather warning for Tasmania's north-east, possible flash flooding

18:03 EDT

Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.