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Launceston Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 14°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.5°C rising
Updated at 10:10 EDT

Central North for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower this morning. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE in the morning then E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.5°C rising
Dew Point 12.7°C rising
Feels Like 22.5°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:13 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 19.7°C
Cressy 20.7°C
Scottsdale 20.6°C
Low Head 18.9°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

3pm

Mostly clear
26°C

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

9pm

Mostly clear
20°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 15°C 14°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 50% 10% 5% 5% 30% 50% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 12
km/h
18
km/h
5
km/h
17
km/h
4
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
5
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 18km/h
NE
NE 5km/h
NE
N 17km/h
N
NE 4km/h
NE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NE 6km/h
NE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NE 6km/h
NE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
ENE 5km/h
ENE
N 13km/h
N
ESE 6km/h
ESE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 72% 55% 69% 42% 69% 41% 69% 41% 65% 39% 67% 43% 71% 51%
Dew Point 15°C 16°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 16°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:09 EDT
sunrise
05:41 EDT
sunset
20:13 EDT
last light
20:45 EDT
moon
set
Sat 19:46 EDT
rise
Sun 06:20 EDT
moon
Mon
Nov 27
moon
Mon
Dec 4
moon
Sun
Dec 10
moon
Mon
Dec 18

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Nov 18
18°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Nov 17
12.2°C 27°C 0.0mm
Thu
Nov 16
16.6°C 23.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 15
9.8°C 29.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 14
8.0°C 25.5°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
633.8mm
120.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
508.3mm
106 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
921.9mm
135 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
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-2.0°C
16th 1981
Average This Month
8.4°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
9.1°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.1°C
15th
Highest On Record
30.7°C
1st 1987
Average This Month
22.1°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
20.5°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
16.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.5mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
131.2mm
2013
Driest On Record
5.6mm
2003
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Weather News

Thunderstorm brings damaging winds to parts of NSW and ACT

23:35 EDT

Large hailstones have pelted parts of the Blue Mountains and Canberra, as thunderstorms and damaging winds lashed New South Wales.

Severe storms affecting multiple states

15:40 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting parts of Victoria, NSW, the ACT and Queensland today.

Outback Northern Territory hit with soaking rain, breaking dry stretch

13:31 EDT

It has been a wet week across much of the Northern Territory, with many cattle stations receiving their first rain for the season and in some cases the In the past week 43.8mm has been measured in the rain gauge at the Alice Springs airport, well above the town's average November rainfall of 28.1mm.