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Launceston Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 13°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.9°C rising
Updated at 16:40 EDT

Central North for Wednesday Patchy morning fog. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C rising
Dew Point 7.1°C rising
Feels Like 26.9°C
Relative Humidity 26%
Wind icon
NW 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 18.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:35 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 26.0°C
Cressy 25.2°C
Scottsdale 24.0°C
Low Head 17.0°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
17°C

12am

Mostly clear
14°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, South West Coast and Central West Coast

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 20°C
Minimum 10°C 13°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 5% 10% 10% 10% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High 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 4
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
5
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NE 4km/h
NE
N 14km/h
N
N 12km/h
N
NNW 20km/h
NNW
W 12km/h
W
WSW 15km/h
WSW
WNW 5km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
WNW 6km/h
WNW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
NW 5km/h
NW
NW 13km/h
NW
NNW 4km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 73% 46% 84% 87% 66% 38% 70% 50% 78% 50% 77% 56% 82% 62%
Dew Point 12°C 15°C 15°C 19°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 13°C 11°C 13°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
05:50 EDT
sunrise
06:19 EDT
sunset
19:35 EDT
last light
20:04 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:53 EDT
rise
Thu 06:13 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
7.5°C 29°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
8.5°C 26.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
10.4°C 22.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
4.9°C 22.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
2.0°C 18.2°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
581.3mm
110.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
472.2mm
103 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
848.6mm
123 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
7.2°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
6.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
28.7°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
20.1°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
12th
Total This Month
30.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.0mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2015
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Weather News

Missing trawler crew have 'best shot' at survival due to experience, rescue coordinator says

15:55 EDT

The family of the skipper of a trawler that sank off central Queensland says if there had been a way to escape the sinking boat, he and his crew had the experience to do so.

Rain on the way for NSW

14:59 EDT

A band of rain and thunderstorms will sweep across NSW at the end of this week, delivering the best falls in 4-5 months for some areas.

More heavy rain ahead for soggy southern Queensland as roads flood, towns cut off

14:39 EDT

Queensland's big wet is showing no signs of easing with coastal areas north of Hervey Bay forecast to cop a battering again and the Bruce Highway cut south of Miriam Vale.