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Launceston Forecast

Tonight -1°C
Tomorrow 11°C
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Now

4.8°C falling
Updated at 22:20 EST

Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers early this evening. Snow possible above 600 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 600 metres. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW in the late evening. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 4.8°C falling
Dew Point 0.5°C rising
Feels Like 2.6°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
WNW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 8.6mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:38 EST
Sunset sunset
16:49 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 3.8°C
Cressy 6.4°C
Scottsdale 6.1°C
Low Head 8.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
3°C

3am

Mostly clear
0°C

6am

Mostly clear
-1°C

9am

Mostly clear
2°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 22:18 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Fri 22:04 EST
Be Affected Include the Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts the Midlands Forecast District. There Is A Risk of Losses of Lambs

Tas - Fri 22:02 EST
Road Weather Alert for Tasmania for Central Plateau, Upper Derwent Valley and South East Forecast Districts

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jun 23
Sat
Jun 24
Sun
Jun 25
Mon
Jun 26
Tue
Jun 27
Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny
Maximum 14°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum 4°C -1°C 2°C 1°C -1°C 1°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 80% 30% 50% 5% 40% 40% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Severe Moderate High Severe High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 19
km/h
28
km/h
4
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
2
km/h
8
km/h
0
km/h
8
km/h
1
km/h
4
km/h
1
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 19km/h
NNW
NW 28km/h
NW
NW 4km/h
NW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
NW 2km/h
NW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
Calm
N
NW 8km/h
NW
NNW 1km/h
NNW
NNW 4km/h
NNW
S 1km/h
S
W 7km/h
W
Relative Humidity 99% 76% 85% 55% 92% 66% 88% 58% 93% 65% 97% 69% 96% 66%
Dew Point 9°C 9°C 0°C 2°C 6°C 7°C 2°C 5°C 2°C 6°C 4°C 8°C 3°C 7°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
07:07 EST
sunrise
07:38 EST
sunset
16:49 EST
last light
17:21 EST
moon
rise
Sat 07:12 EST
set
Sat 17:12 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jun 23
4.7°C 13°C 5.4mm
Thu
Jun 22
1.5°C 11°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 21
1.7°C 12.6°C 3.0mm
Tue
Jun 20
- 14.1°C -
Mon
Jun 19
- 14.8°C -

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
300.5mm
53.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
208.2mm
47 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
500.5mm
59 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.6mm
May 28
Lowest Temperature
-1.5°C
May 31
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.5°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-4.9°C
30th 1983
Average This Month
2.5°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
2.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
18.4°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
14.3°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.4mm
23rd
Total This Month
11.4mm
6 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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