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Launceston Forecast

Today 12°C
Tonight 2°C
mostly_sunny

Now

11.3°C steady
Updated at 13:50 EST

Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 12.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.3°C steady
Dew Point 7.2°C steady
Feels Like 9.1°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
SSE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:24 EST
Sunset sunset
16:53 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 9.4°C
Cressy 11.0°C
Sheffield 11.1°C
Low Head 12.0°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3pm

Intermittent rain
12°C

6pm

Cloudy
10°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
7°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1
Thu
Jun 2

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 12°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum 4°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 60% 30% 10% 10% 30% 50% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 4
km/h
7
km/h
2
km/h
5
km/h
2
km/h
6
km/h
0
km/h
1
km/h
0
km/h
3
km/h
0
km/h
4
km/h
0
km/h
4
km/h
Wind Direction S 4km/h
S
SSE 7km/h
SSE
S 2km/h
S
SSW 5km/h
SSW
SW 2km/h
SW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
Calm
SE
NNW 1km/h
NNW
Calm
SE
E 3km/h
E
Calm
SE
ESE 4km/h
ESE
Calm
SSE
ESE 4km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 90% 73% 89% 65% 87% 63% 86% 66% 89% 73% 93% 76% 96% 78%
Dew Point 5°C 8°C 4°C 7°C 4°C 7°C 4°C 8°C 5°C 9°C 7°C 10°C 7°C 11°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:54 EST
sunrise
07:24 EST
sunset
16:53 EST
last light
17:23 EST
moon
rise
Fri 21:50 EST
set
Sat 11:56 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 27
8.6°C - 0.8mm
Thu
May 26
1.0°C 12.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 25
-0.7°C 12.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 24
1.8°C 13.1°C 0.6mm
Mon
May 23
8.8°C 14.3°C 13.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
228.0mm
40.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
384.1mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
215.5mm
38 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-0.7°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.7°C
25th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
18th 1981
Average This Month
7.8°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
5.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.5°C
9th
Highest On Record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
Average This Month
16.1°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.6mm
10th
Total This Month
128.6mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.0mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.9mm
2007
Driest On Record
4.0mm
2005
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