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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 3°C
Tomorrow 11°C
late_shower

Now

10.0°C steady
Updated at 18:10 EST

Central North for Monday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. Snow falling above 600 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm early this evening. Winds NW 45 to 65 km/h tending W/NW 30 to 45 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 400 metres. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h becoming NW 35 to 50 km/h in the evening. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.0°C steady
Dew Point 7.4°C falling
Feels Like 6.6°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
N 29km/h steady
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:26 EST
Sunset sunset
17:10 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 8.0°C
Cressy 7.7°C
Scottsdale 8.9°C
Low Head 11.3°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Shower. Chance storm
7°C

12am

Slight chance storm
5°C

3am

Mostly clear
4°C

6am

Mostly clear
4°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 16:38 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for the King/Furneaux Is, N West Coast, Central N, N East, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley & South East

Tas - Mon 16:15 EST
Gale Warning for all TAS waters excluding Strong Wind Warning for Southeast Inshore

Tas - Mon 16:08 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for King Island, Furneaux Islands, Central N, North East, Western & South East

Tas - Mon 15:47 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the South Esk River

Tas - Mon 10:12 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Meander River

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jul 25
Tue
Jul 26
Wed
Jul 27
Thu
Jul 28
Fri
Jul 29
Sat
Jul 30
Sun
Jul 31

Showers

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 12°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 15°C
Minimum 4°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 8°C 3°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 50% 20% 40% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Slight Slight Nil Moderate Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 5
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NW 5km/h
NW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WNW 4km/h
WNW
NW 10km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 96% 71% 75% 63% 82% 59% 81% 67% 85% 65% 79% 63% 92% 73%
Dew Point 7°C 7°C 1°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 2°C 6°C 8°C 10°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:55 EST
sunrise
07:25 EST
sunset
17:11 EST
last light
17:41 EST
moon
rise
Mon 23:06 EST
set
Tue 10:59 EST
moon
Wed
Jul 27
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jul 25
1.5°C 12°C 2.2mm
Sun
Jul 24
-1.1°C 10.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 23
4.4°C 8.9°C 5.8mm
Fri
Jul 22
3.1°C 14.8°C 29.6mm
Thu
Jul 21
2.9°C 13.8°C 0.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
372.3mm
69.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
641.9mm
77 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
329.9mm
64 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.1°C
24th
Lowest On Record
-5.2°C
23rd 1991
Average This Month
5.1°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
2.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.6°C
15th
Highest On Record
18.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
13.4°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
12.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
118.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
76.8mm
15.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
157.7mm
2000
Driest On Record
36.8mm
2001
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