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Launceston Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 10°C
Mostly sunny

Now

18.4°C rising
Updated at 12:00 EDT

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day, becoming light again in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s. High.

Currently at Launceston

Temperature 18.4°C rising
Dew Point 13.7°C rising
Feels Like 18.4°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
N 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thursday

Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:46 EDT

Nearby Now

Low Head 18.3°C
Launceston Ap 16.6°C
Devonport Ap 18.6°C
Scottsdale 17.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

possible shower

3pm

Slight chance shower
23°C
mostly clear

6pm

Mostly clear
20°C
mostly clear

9pm

Mostly clear
16°C
mostly clear

12am

Mostly clear
13°C
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Central North Weather Warnings

Tas - Thu 10:32 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island and the Lower E, SE and SW Coasts

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 25
Fri
Dec 26
Sat
Dec 27
Sun
Dec 28
Mon
Dec 29
Tue
Dec 30
Wed
Dec 31
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly cloudy
Mostly cloudy
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 26°C 19°C 22°C
Minimum 13°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 13°C 13°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 40% 70% 70% 30% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very 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 6
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
30
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
12
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 6km/h
WNW
NW 24km/h
NW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 30km/h
NW
W 23km/h
W
WNW 30km/h
WNW
N 12km/h
N
NNW 23km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 68% 38% 66% 31% 63% 46% 75% 46% 75% 44% 58% 42% 61% 39%
Dew Point 11°C 8°C 7°C 3°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 16°C 13°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 8°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
05:02 EDT
sunrise
05:36 EDT
sunset
20:46 EDT
last light
21:20 EDT
moon
set
Thu 22:58 EDT
rise
Fri 10:14 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 29
moon
Mon
Jan 5
moon
Tue
Jan 13
moon
Wed
Jan 21

Launceston Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 25
12.9°C - 1.4mm
Wed
Dec 24
11.3°C 22.1°C 5.2mm
Tue
Dec 23
16.8°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 22
12.7°C 24.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 21
10.9°C 22.6°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

average rainfall to Dec
681.9mm
129.6 day(s)
total for 2014
587.7mm
122 day(s)
total to this day 2013
871.3mm
128 day(s)
wettest day
37.0mm
Jul 29
lowest temperature
-2.4°C
Aug 12
highest temperature
34.6°C
Jan 14

Launceston Almanac

December minimum temperature
lowest this month
5.3°C
19th
lowest on record
2.0°C
12th 1995
average this month
12.3°C
+1.6°C
long-term average
10.7°C
December maximum temperature
highest this month
27.2°C
14th
highest on record
33.8°C
6th 1994
average this month
22.8°C
+0.4°C
long-term average
22.4°C
December rainfall
wettest this month
20.6mm
11th
total this month
70.2mm
16 day(s)
long-term average
46.6mm
8.6 day(s)
wettest on record
145.1mm
1985
driest on record
6.1mm
1983

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