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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 0°C
Today 14°C

Now

3.1°C falling
Updated at 00:30 EST

Central North for Tuesday Mostly clear. Light winds.
Wednesday Areas of frost early in the morning and the chance of fog patches. Sunny day. Light winds.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 3.1°C falling
Dew Point 1.6°C falling
Feels Like 0.6°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
S 9km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1021.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Nearby Now

Launceston 4.6°C
Cressy 3.8°C
Scottsdale 6.5°C
Low Head 7.0°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
1°C

6am

Clear
0°C

9am

Clear
5°C

12pm

Clear
12°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 21:24 EST
Frost Warning for Tasmania

Tas - Tue 21:12 EST
Road Weather Alert for TAS for N W Coast, Central N, N E, Central Plateau, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 3
Thu
Sep 4
Fri
Sep 5
Sat
Sep 6
Sun
Sep 7
Mon
Sep 8
Tue
Sep 9

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C
Minimum 0°C 2°C 1°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 80% 30% 5% 40% 60% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
UV Index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk High Moderate High High Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SW 9km/h
SW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
SSW 7km/h
SSW
NW 10km/h
NW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 7km/h
NW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
N 10km/h
N
NNW 23km/h
NNW
N 24km/h
N
N 28km/h
N
Relative Humidity 80% 49% 81% 45% 85% 47% 84% 45% 84% 46% 86% 54% 88% 65%
Dew Point 2°C 4°C 5°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 9°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonset moonrise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
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sunrise
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sunset
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last light
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moon
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Wed 01:16 EST
rise
Wed 11:25 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 2
2.7°C 14°C 12.0mm
Mon
Sep 1
7.7°C 12.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 31
3.3°C 15.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 30
3.9°C 16.7°C 0.2mm
Fri
Aug 29
4.2°C 16.6°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
529.6mm
99.6 Day(s)
Total For 2014
438.3mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
527.6mm
82 Day(s)
Wettest Day
37.0mm
Jul 29
Lowest Temperature
-2.4°C
Aug 12
Highest Temperature
34.6°C
Jan 14

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.7°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-2.4°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
7.0°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
5.3°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
24.8°C
27th 1987
Average This Month
13.9°C
-1.7°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.6mm
2nd
Total This Month
11.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
67.5mm
14.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
115.8mm
2002
Driest On Record
8.4mm
1994
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Weather News

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

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15:08 EST

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