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George Town Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 11°C
sunny

Now

15.4°C falling
Updated at 17:40 EST

Central North for Saturday Mostly clear. Light winds.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.4°C falling
Dew Point 7.9°C rising
Feels Like 15.4°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Low Head 16.8°C
Devonport Ap 15.4°C
Launceston Ap 14.1°C
Scottsdale 13.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

12am

Mostly clear
9°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

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National Forecast

George Town 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5

Sunny

Late shower

Showers

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower
Maximum 17°C 14°C 16°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 15°C
Minimum 14°C 11°C 14°C 9°C 6°C 7°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 20% 90% 90% 10% 5% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index
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 18
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
34
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction W 18km/h
W
WSW 7km/h
WSW
NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
NW 34km/h
NW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SSW 9km/h
SSW
W 8km/h
W
SSE 7km/h
SSE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NE 6km/h
NE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 70% 61% 78% 76% 83% 81% 67% 56% 67% 55% 71% 64% 75% 71%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 13°C 12°C 6°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 9°C 10°C

George Town Sun & Moon Times

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May 3
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Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 29
7.0°C 21°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
5.7°C 18.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
1.0°C 14.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
9.3°C 14.0°C 1.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
13.2°C 19.1°C 8.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
166.0mm
28.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
107.4mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
235.5mm
25 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.0mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
1.0°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.0°C
27th
Lowest On Record
-1.5°C
26th 1981
Average This Month
8.0°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
7.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.0°C
21st
Highest On Record
27.7°C
12th 1985
Average This Month
19.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
19.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.8mm
10th
Total This Month
32.2mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
53.0mm
9.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
124.6mm
1992
Driest On Record
4.3mm
2007
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