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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 5°C
Tomorrow 14°C
possible_shower

Now

8.3°C falling
Updated at 19:50 EST

Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers from the late morning. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.3°C falling
Dew Point 6.4°C falling
Feels Like 7.2°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
WNW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EST
Sunset sunset
17:41 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 6.3°C
Cressy 7.7°C
Scottsdale 7.4°C
Low Head 11.4°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
8°C

12am

Mostly clear
6°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 17:20 EST
Gale Warning for the SE, SW & CW Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Banks St/Franklin Sound, E of Flinders Island Far NW, CN & Upper E Coasts

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 0°C 5°C 5°C 2°C 4°C 8°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 30% 90% 60% 20% 90% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk High Slight Slight Moderate Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 4
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
1
km/h
6
km/h
1
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NW 4km/h
NW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
NW 15km/h
NW
NW 26km/h
NW
W 6km/h
W
W 10km/h
W
ESE 1km/h
ESE
NNW 6km/h
NNW
E 1km/h
E
NE 9km/h
NE
N 6km/h
N
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NW 4km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 86% 65% 90% 74% 92% 60% 81% 57% 86% 69% 100% 78% 93% 69%
Dew Point 4°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 7°C 4°C 8°C 8°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 9°C 11°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:16 EST
sunrise
06:44 EST
sunset
17:42 EST
last light
18:10 EST
moon
rise
Sat 02:32 EST
set
Sat 12:39 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 26
0.8°C 14°C 0.2mm
Thu
Aug 25
-0.3°C 13.8°C 1.0mm
Wed
Aug 24
-1.1°C 14.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
-1.3°C 14.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 22
1.2°C 13.2°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
460.9mm
85.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
715.7mm
93 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
380.8mm
81 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.3°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
-3.5°C
1st 1997
Average This Month
3.3°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
3.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.4°C
19th
Highest On Record
20.3°C
26th 2004
Average This Month
13.7°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.0mm
10th
Total This Month
52.0mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
88.6mm
16.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
223.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
14.9mm
1982
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