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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 0°C
Tomorrow 14°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

8.6°C steady
Updated at 19:50 EST

Central North for Monday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 13.
Tuesday Sunny. Morning frost. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 13.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.6°C steady
Dew Point 5.3°C rising
Feels Like 5.9°C
Relative Humidity 80%
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SE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:37 EST
Sunset sunset
16:48 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 6.7°C
Cressy 5.9°C
Scottsdale 5.2°C
Low Head 8.9°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
5°C

12am

Mostly clear
4°C

3am

Mostly clear
2°C

6am

Fog
0°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jun 18
Tue
Jun 19
Wed
Jun 20
Thu
Jun 21
Fri
Jun 22
Sat
Jun 23
Sun
Jun 24

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Cloudy
Maximum 12°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 13°C
Minimum 3°C 0°C 2°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 50% 50% 80% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate High Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
15
km/h
2
km/h
3
km/h
3
km/h
12
km/h
2
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction S 10km/h
S
S 15km/h
S
SSE 2km/h
SSE
SSW 3km/h
SSW
NE 3km/h
NE
N 12km/h
N
N 2km/h
N
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NNW 5km/h
NNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 10km/h
NW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NW 8km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 84% 62% 93% 64% 94% 77% 97% 73% 99% 77% 96% 67% 87% 64%
Dew Point 2°C 5°C 2°C 7°C 5°C 10°C 5°C 9°C 6°C 10°C 6°C 8°C 1°C 6°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:06 EST
sunrise
07:37 EST
sunset
16:48 EST
last light
17:19 EST
moon
set
Mon 21:57 EST
rise
Tue 11:51 EST
moon
Wed
Jun 20
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jun 18
1.8°C 13°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 17
3.4°C 13.5°C 1.0mm
Sat
Jun 16
5.7°C 12.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 15
7.5°C 12.4°C 19.8mm
Thu
Jun 14
6.1°C 12.9°C 8.4mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
300.5mm
53.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
273.8mm
49 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
193.7mm
43 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.0mm
Mar 25
Lowest Temperature
-1.3°C
Jun 1
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Jan 19

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-4.9°C
30th 1983
Average This Month
2.9°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
2.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.6°C
7th
Highest On Record
18.4°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
14.1°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.8mm
15th
Total This Month
51.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.7mm
13.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
183.0mm
2003
Driest On Record
4.3mm
2007
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Weather News

Frosty start to Tuesday

17:18 EST

Cold air, clear skies and light winds will cause widespread frost across multiple states and territories on Tuesday morning.

Did this cold snap break records?

12:27 EST

A pulse of wintry weather has sent shivers across southeastern Australia during the last few days.

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.