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Launceston Airport Forecast

Tonight 12°C
Tomorrow 26°C
late_shower

Now

14.1°C steady
Updated at 22:50 EDT

Central North for Monday Mostly clear. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the evening. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h. High.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.1°C steady
Dew Point 11.3°C steady
Feels Like 11.8°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
N 31km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1009.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:56 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:45 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston 16.3°C
Cressy 14.5°C
Scottsdale 13.9°C
Low Head 16.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
14°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

6am

Mostly clear
13°C

9am

Mostly clear
18°C

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 16
Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22

Sunny

Late shower

Sunny

Late shower

Rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 26°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 24°C 27°C
Minimum 8°C 12°C 10°C 7°C 11°C 9°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 60% 5% 90% 70% 10% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 20
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NW 20km/h
NW
NW 29km/h
NW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 30km/h
NW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 26km/h
SW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
N 16km/h
N
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SW 18km/h
SW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
W 19km/h
W
NNW 12km/h
NNW
N 18km/h
N
Relative Humidity 67% 43% 63% 45% 53% 28% 54% 35% 82% 60% 66% 38% 65% 37%
Dew Point 9°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 5°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 11°C 12°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 11°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:24 EDT
sunrise
05:57 EDT
sunset
20:45 EDT
last light
21:17 EDT
moon
rise
Mon 23:05 EDT
set
Tue 10:51 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
6°C 22°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
4.6°C 23°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
11.6°C 22.6°C 9.6mm
Fri
Jan 13
11.8°C 20.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 12
9.1°C 24.1°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
24.7mm
5.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
18.8mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
11.0mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
9.6mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
4.6°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.6°C
15th
Lowest On Record
1.3°C
2nd 2009
Average This Month
11.1°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
40.4°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
24.5°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.6mm
14th
Total This Month
18.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
24.7mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
55.6mm
2011
Driest On Record
10.4mm
2008
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Weather News

Scorpions, rats emerge as rain continues to fall in flood-hit Tennant Creek

22:25 EDT

Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.

Central Australian tourists treated to 'desert in her party dress' after constant rainfall

22:16 EDT

Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.