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Launceston Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.6°C rising
Updated at 12:20 EDT

Central North for Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.6°C rising
Dew Point 13.6°C falling
Feels Like 22.6°C
Relative Humidity 56%
Wind icon
NW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:28 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 22.8°C
Scottsdale 19.9°C
Low Head 21.3°C
Cressy 22.3°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
26°C

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
20°C

12am

Mostly clear
19°C

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 6
Sun
Feb 7
Mon
Feb 8
Tue
Feb 9
Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 28°C 29°C 27°C 27°C 25°C 27°C
Minimum 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 20% 40% 70% 60% 70% 70% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High Very High Very High
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 4
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction N 4km/h
N
NNW 12km/h
NNW
N 4km/h
N
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 5km/h
NNW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
NNE 6km/h
NNE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
ESE 5km/h
ESE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
SE 8km/h
SE
WNW 10km/h
WNW
SE 5km/h
SE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 74% 50% 79% 44% 74% 35% 71% 47% 65% 39% 73% 46% 72% 39%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 12°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 12°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
05:53 EDT
sunrise
06:23 EDT
sunset
20:28 EDT
last light
20:58 EDT
moon
set
Sat 18:24 EDT
rise
Sun 04:40 EDT
moon
Tue
Feb 9
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 6
18.2°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 5
16.2°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 4
10.3°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 3
18.8°C 28.4°C 0.4mm
Tue
Feb 2
15.3°C 30.6°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
74.4mm
13.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
150.8mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
55.6mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
85.8mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
6.9°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
27th 1982
Average This Month
15.9°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
12.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
2nd
Highest On Record
34.4°C
7th 1983
Average This Month
28.3°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.4mm
6.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
107.4mm
1999
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2003
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