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Launceston Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 0°C
possible_shower

Now

13.3°C falling
Updated at 15:00 EST

Central North for Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and possible fog this morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower until early afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 12.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.3°C falling
Dew Point 6.9°C rising
Feels Like 12.2°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
ESE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:26 EST
Sunset sunset
16:52 EST

Nearby Now

Low Head 13.2°C
Devonport Ap 15.0°C
Launceston Ap 12.0°C
Scottsdale 12.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
9°C

9pm

Mostly clear
6°C

12am

Mostly clear
4°C

3am

Mostly clear
2°C

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Tas - Sun 15:08 EST
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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1
Thu
Jun 2
Fri
Jun 3
Sat
Jun 4

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 14°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum 1°C 0°C 0°C 2°C 1°C 3°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 40% 5% 20% 30% 40% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High High High Moderate High Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 3
km/h
8
km/h
3
km/h
2
km/h
1
km/h
4
km/h
0
km/h
3
km/h
0
km/h
1
km/h
0
km/h
3
km/h
3
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 3km/h
SSW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SE 3km/h
SE
S 2km/h
S
ESE 1km/h
ESE
NNE 4km/h
NNE
Calm
SE
N 3km/h
N
Calm
NNW
NNW 1km/h
NNW
Calm
SE
SE 3km/h
SE
SE 3km/h
SE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 88% 67% 88% 65% 85% 68% 89% 74% 93% 76% 91% 75% 95% 84%
Dew Point 4°C 8°C 2°C 7°C 2°C 7°C 4°C 10°C 5°C 10°C 6°C 10°C 7°C 13°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:55 EST
sunrise
07:26 EST
sunset
16:52 EST
last light
17:22 EST
moon
rise
Sun 23:59 EST
set
Mon 13:09 EST
moon
Sun
Jun 5
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Jun 12
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Tue
Jun 28

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
May 29
1.1°C - 0.0mm
Sat
May 28
1.2°C 14.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 27
8.6°C 11.7°C 0.8mm
Thu
May 26
1.0°C 12.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 25
-0.7°C 12.4°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
228.0mm
40.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
384.1mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
240.0mm
40 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-0.7°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.7°C
25th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
18th 1981
Average This Month
7.3°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
5.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.5°C
9th
Highest On Record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
Average This Month
15.8°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.6mm
10th
Total This Month
128.6mm
16 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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