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Launceston Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 4°C
Windy with showers

Now

15.7°C rising
Updated at 15:00 EDT

Central North for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S 35 to 50 km/h in the morning then turning SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

Temperature 15.7°C rising
Dew Point 2.8°C falling
Feels Like 15.7°C
Relative Humidity 42%
Wind icon
S 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 9.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.4mm / -

Sun on Thursday

Sunrise sunrise
07:27 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:03 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 13.1°C
Cressy 14.8°C
Scottsdale 12.3°C
Low Head 15.4°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

mostly clear

6pm

Mostly clear
15°C
mostly clear

9pm

Mostly clear
11°C
clear

12am

Clear
8°C
clear

3am

Clear
6°C
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Central North Weather Warnings

Tas - Thu 15:12 EDT
Cancellation of a Severe Weather Warning for the North West Coast and Central North

Tas - Thu 10:00 EDT
Gale Warning for Far NW Coast, Central North Coast, E of Flinders Island, Upper/Lower South East. Strong Wind Warnings elsewhere

Tas - Thu 09:52 EDT
Sheep Graziers Warning for King Is, NW Coast, Midlands, Central North, Upper Derwent Valley, SE. Furneaux Islands, E Coast and NE

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 2
Fri
Apr 3
Sat
Apr 4
Sun
Apr 5
Mon
Apr 6
Tue
Apr 7
Wed
Apr 8
windy with showers
Windy with showers
sunny
Sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
sunny
Sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 16°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 18°C
Minimum 9°C 4°C 7°C 11°C 11°C 6°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 90% 90% 70% 30% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 19
km/h
25
km/h
1
km/h
4
km/h
2
km/h
8
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction S 19km/h
S
WSW 25km/h
WSW
SE 1km/h
SE
N 4km/h
N
ESE 2km/h
ESE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NE 3km/h
NE
N 9km/h
N
SE 8km/h
SE
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SW 12km/h
SW
SE 7km/h
SE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 96% 47% 77% 45% 85% 59% 95% 76% 85% 62% 77% 50% 74% 50%
Dew Point 10°C 4°C 3°C 6°C 8°C 11°C 13°C 15°C 11°C 10°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 8°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
07:00 EDT
sunrise
07:27 EDT
sunset
19:03 EDT
last light
19:30 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 17:54 EDT
set
Fri 06:00 EDT
moon
Sat
Apr 4
moon
Sun
Apr 12
moon
Sun
Apr 19
moon
Sun
Apr 26

Launceston Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 2
11.6°C 16°C 3.0mm
Wed
Apr 1
10.0°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 31
6.5°C 19.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 30
14.2°C 21.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 29
8.1°C 19.5°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

average rainfall to Apr
166.0mm
28.7 day(s)
total for 2015
143.4mm
20 day(s)
total to this day 2014
93.8mm
15 day(s)
wettest day
44.4mm
Jan 14
lowest temperature
4.2°C
Mar 21
highest temperature
31.9°C
Jan 3

Launceston Almanac

April minimum temperature
lowest this month
10.0°C
1st
lowest on record
-1.5°C
26th 1981
average this month
10.8°C
+3.1°C
long-term average
7.7°C
April maximum temperature
highest this month
22.6°C
1st
highest on record
27.7°C
12th 1985
average this month
19.3°C
+0.3°C
long-term average
19.0°C
April rainfall
wettest this month
3.0mm
2nd
total this month
3.0mm
1 day(s)
long-term average
53.0mm
9.2 day(s)
wettest on record
124.6mm
1992
driest on record
4.3mm
2007

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