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Launceston Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 17°C
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Now

13.3°C rising
Updated at 07:50 EST

Central North for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Rain heavy at times this morning. Winds NW 50 to 60 km/h decreasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.3°C rising
Dew Point 12.3°C rising
Feels Like 11.1°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
NNW 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 9.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:15 EST

Nearby Now

Low Head 14.6°C
Launceston Ap 12.2°C
Devonport Ap 14.2°C
Scottsdale 15.1°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9am

Heavy rain. Windy
14°C

12pm

Heavy rain
17°C

3pm

Intermittent rain
15°C

6pm

Mostly clear
12°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 05:00 EST
Gale Warning Far NW, CN, Upper E, Lower E, SE, SW & CW coasts, Banks Strait/Franklin Sound & E of Flinders Is. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere

Tas - Tue 04:34 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for King Island, Midlands, Central North, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, North West Coast and North East

Tas - Tue 04:33 EST
Road Weather Alert for NW Coast, Central Nth, Nth East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, Upper Derwent & SE due to reduced visibility

Tas - Tue 04:33 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for King Is, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands & East Coast

Tas - Mon 16:07 EST
Flood Watch for all northern river basins and the Huon River catchment

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9

Windy with rain

Late shower

Windy with showers

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers
Maximum 17°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 20°C 20°C 16°C
Minimum 11°C 5°C 9°C 10°C 7°C 12°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 70% 70% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 35
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NW 35km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
NW 27km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NW 5km/h
NW
N 14km/h
N
N 13km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 94% 78% 72% 56% 91% 76% 83% 58% 87% 71% 91% 78% 88% 68%
Dew Point 13°C 11°C 4°C 7°C 11°C 14°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 8°C 9°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:44 EST
moon
set
Tue 15:10 EST
rise
Wed 03:24 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 2
8.2°C 15°C 2.4mm
Sun
May 1
13.7°C 16.3°C 10.2mm
Sat
Apr 30
12.2°C 19.4°C 19.6mm
Fri
Apr 29
13.1°C 18.3°C 0.4mm
Thu
Apr 28
11.4°C 20.8°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
228.0mm
40.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
269.6mm
31 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
165.9mm
30 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
1.8°C
Apr 7
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.2°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
18th 1981
Average This Month
11.0°C
+5.9°C
Long-term Average
5.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
Average This Month
15.6°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.2mm
1st
Total This Month
12.6mm
2 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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