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Launceston Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 14°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.4°C rising
Updated at 13:30 EDT

Central North for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending E/NE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. High.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.4°C rising
Dew Point 10.5°C falling
Feels Like 23.4°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
NNW 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 9.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:07 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 22.4°C
Cressy 22.2°C
Scottsdale 22.4°C
Low Head 19.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
18°C

12am

Mostly clear
15°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 25°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 10°C 14°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 40% 40% 50% 20% 5% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High 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 5
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
3
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
3
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction N 5km/h
N
NNE 19km/h
NNE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
SE 3km/h
SE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
NNE 3km/h
NNE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NE 4km/h
NE
N 14km/h
N
NNE 6km/h
NNE
N 16km/h
N
Relative Humidity 79% 47% 81% 54% 74% 42% 63% 36% 69% 48% 74% 46% 84% 50%
Dew Point 12°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 12°C 9°C 6°C 5°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 15°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:14 EDT
sunrise
06:43 EDT
sunset
20:07 EDT
last light
20:35 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:00 EDT
rise
Thu 03:03 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
8.9°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
7.0°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
7.0°C 20.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
8.6°C 18.2°C 8.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
8.0°C 19.1°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
74.4mm
13.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
61.6mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
154.6mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Feb 14
Highest Temperature
30.4°C
Jan 23

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
27th 1982
Average This Month
10.8°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
12.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.7°C
7th
Highest On Record
34.4°C
7th 1983
Average This Month
21.8°C
-2.8°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.0mm
19th
Total This Month
11.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.4mm
6.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
107.4mm
1999
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2003
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Weather News

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11:55 EDT

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Elevated fire danger ahead of seemingly benign cold front

11:19 EDT

A weak cold front will clip the southern parts of South Australia today and reach Victoria in the afternoon.

Authorities warn against swimming in Swan and Canning rivers after heavy rains, flooding

10:55 EDT

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