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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 6°C
Tomorrow 17°C
rain_clearing

Now

10.2°C steady
Updated at 20:00 EST

Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain, becoming less likely during the evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.2°C steady
Dew Point 7.6°C rising
Feels Like 9.7°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
NW 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EST
Sunset sunset
18:17 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 8.9°C
Cressy 8.2°C
Scottsdale 5.1°C
Low Head 11.4°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

12am

Slight chance shower
7°C

3am

Rain
6°C

6am

Rain
8°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 19:27 EST
Flood Warning for the South Esk River

Tas - Fri 18:08 EST
Flood Warning for the Macquarie River

Tas - Fri 17:10 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the North Esk River

Tas - Fri 16:42 EST
Final Flood Warning for all river basins

Tas - Fri 16:27 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the lower Meander River

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5
Thu
Oct 6

Showers

Rain clearing

Late shower

Showers

Showers

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 20°C
Minimum 6°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 90% 90% 90% 70% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 7
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
7
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
33
km/h
20
km/h
31
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NW 7km/h
NW
NW 17km/h
NW
N 11km/h
N
WNW 22km/h
WNW
N 7km/h
N
N 21km/h
N
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 28km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 86% 64% 91% 68% 86% 66% 92% 72% 89% 64% 81% 55% 79% 57%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 8°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 12°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:17 EST
sunrise
05:45 EST
sunset
18:18 EST
last light
18:46 EST
moon
rise
Sat 05:56 EST
set
Sat 18:27 EST
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
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Oct 23
moon
Mon
Oct 31

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 30
8.1°C 13°C 27.0mm
Thu
Sep 29
8.8°C 16.5°C 0.2mm
Wed
Sep 28
7.8°C 16.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
4.0°C 17.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 26
4.2°C 15.5°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
528.2mm
99.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
781.4mm
111 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
410.9mm
87 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
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.5°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-2.4°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
6.8°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
5.3°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.3°C
8th
Highest On Record
24.8°C
27th 1987
Average This Month
16.7°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
15.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.0mm
30th
Total This Month
64.4mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
67.3mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
115.8mm
2002
Driest On Record
8.4mm
1994
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