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Launceston Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 8°C
Possible shower

Now

11.5°C falling
Updated at 13:30 EST

Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 12.

Currently at Launceston

Temperature 11.5°C falling
Dew Point 5.6°C rising
Feels Like 9.3°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
NW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Friday

Sunrise sunrise
07:25 EST
Sunset sunset
16:52 EST

Nearby Now

Low Head 12.6°C
Devonport Ap 12.2°C
Launceston Ap 10.6°C
Scottsdale 10.9°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

mostly clear

3pm

Mostly clear
14°C
mostly clear

6pm

Mostly clear
11°C
mostly clear

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C
mostly cloudy

12am

Mostly cloudy
9°C
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Central North Weather Warnings

Tas - Fri 10:07 EST
Cancellation of a Road Weather Alert for the Central Plateau

Tas - Fri 10:04 EST
Gale Warning for SW Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Banks St/Franklin S, E of Flinders Island, Far NW, CN, Upper/Lower E, SE and CW Coasts

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 29
Sat
May 30
Sun
May 31
Mon
Jun 1
Tue
Jun 2
Wed
Jun 3
Thu
Jun 4
possible shower
Possible shower
windy with showers
Windy with showers
clearing shower
Clearing shower
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
late shower
Late shower
Maximum 14°C 15°C 13°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 12°C
Minimum 5°C 8°C 5°C -1°C -2°C 0°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 60% 80% 50% 5% 5% 30% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Nil Slight Severe Severe High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 13
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
3
km/h
7
km/h
3
km/h
6
km/h
1
km/h
3
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 13km/h
NNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
S 3km/h
S
S 7km/h
S
S 3km/h
S
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SE 1km/h
SE
SE 3km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 80% 54% 90% 68% 96% 46% 84% 48% 93% 57% 94% 59% 92% 66%
Dew Point 4°C 5°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 1°C 0°C -1°C 1°C 3°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 6°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
06:54 EST
sunrise
07:25 EST
sunset
16:52 EST
last light
17:23 EST
moon
rise
Fri 14:24 EST
set
Sat 03:32 EST
moon
Wed
Jun 3
moon
Wed
Jun 10
moon
Wed
Jun 17
moon
Wed
Jun 24

Launceston Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 29
3.4°C - 13.4mm
Thu
May 28
6.5°C 16.1°C 13.0mm
Wed
May 27
4.2°C 14.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 26
3.1°C 16.0°C 0.2mm
Mon
May 25
0.2°C 13.3°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

average rainfall to May
228.0mm
40.3 day(s)
total for 2015
251.5mm
43 day(s)
total to this day 2014
217.0mm
40 day(s)
wettest day
44.4mm
Jan 14
lowest temperature
-2.0°C
May 23
highest temperature
31.9°C
Jan 3

Launceston Almanac

May minimum temperature
lowest this month
-2.0°C
23rd
lowest on record
-3.0°C
18th 1981
average this month
4.7°C
-0.4°C
long-term average
5.1°C
May maximum temperature
highest this month
20.0°C
2nd
highest on record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
average this month
15.5°C
-0.3°C
long-term average
15.8°C
May rainfall
wettest this month
21.0mm
5th
total this month
95.2mm
15 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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