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Launceston Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.4°C rising
Updated at 15:10 EDT

Central North for Monday Cloud clearing. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.4°C rising
Dew Point 13.5°C rising
Feels Like 28.0°C
Relative Humidity 40%
Wind icon
NW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 10.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:25 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:25 EDT

Nearby Now

Scottsdale 24.6°C
Launceston Ap 27.3°C
Cressy 27.1°C
Low Head 24.3°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
28°C

9pm

Clear
23°C

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 8
Tue
Feb 9
Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 26°C 27°C 25°C 29°C 24°C 20°C
Minimum 17°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 20% 40% 10% 70% 60% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High 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 5
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
27
km/h
17
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 5km/h
NNW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
ENE 7km/h
ENE
N 17km/h
N
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
SE 8km/h
SE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
SE 7km/h
SE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NW 11km/h
NW
NW 27km/h
NW
SW 17km/h
SW
SSW 27km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 76% 33% 65% 47% 67% 34% 66% 40% 68% 36% 75% 42% 58% 34%
Dew Point 16°C 11°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 10°C 13°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 11°C 9°C 4°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:55 EDT
sunrise
06:25 EDT
sunset
20:25 EDT
last light
20:56 EDT
moon
set
Mon 19:55 EDT
rise
Tue 06:53 EDT
moon
Tue
Feb 9
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Mon
Feb 15
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Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 8
18.6°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
18.8°C 27.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 6
18.2°C 26.7°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

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

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
27th 1982
Average This Month
16.6°C
+4.4°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
28.0°C
+3.4°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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