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Launceston Forecast

This morning 3°C
Today 15°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

6.9°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EST

Central North for Friday Mostly clear. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.9°C falling
Dew Point 4.3°C falling
Feels Like 5.6°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
NW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
17:50 EST

Nearby Now

Low Head 10.3°C
Devonport Ap 9.1°C
Launceston Ap 4.7°C
Cressy 5.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

6am

Mostly clear
3°C

9am

Mostly clear
7°C

12pm

Mostly clear
13°C

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 5
Sun
Sep 6
Mon
Sep 7
Tue
Sep 8
Wed
Sep 9
Thu
Sep 10
Fri
Sep 11

Frost then sunny

Rain developing

Rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 15°C 14°C 13°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 16°C
Minimum 3°C 2°C 6°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 60% 90% 90% 10% 5% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Nil Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 3
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 3km/h
WNW
S 7km/h
S
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
SW 10km/h
SW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
NW 4km/h
NW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
WNW 3km/h
WNW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
NE 10km/h
NE
NW 20km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 90% 46% 86% 58% 94% 63% 91% 45% 78% 44% 81% 49% 85% 60%
Dew Point 6°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 8°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:03 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
17:50 EST
last light
18:18 EST
moon
set
Sat 10:40 EST
rise
Sun 01:19 EST
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21
moon
Mon
Sep 28
moon
Mon
Oct 5

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 4
3.4°C 17°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 3
5.9°C 17.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 2
1.4°C 13.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 1
0.6°C 16.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 31
4.6°C 14.6°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
528.2mm
99.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
399.5mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
440.3mm
85 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.4mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
-3.4°C
Jun 21
Highest Temperature
31.9°C
Jan 3

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.6°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-2.4°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
2.8°C
-2.5°C
Long-term Average
5.3°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.1°C
3rd
Highest On Record
24.8°C
27th 1987
Average This Month
16.1°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
15.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
67.3mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
115.8mm
2002
Driest On Record
8.4mm
1994
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