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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 18°C
rain

Now

15.0°C falling
Updated at 23:00 EST

Central North for Monday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, becoming less likely later this evening. Light winds.
Tuesday Cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Rain heavy at times in the morning. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.0°C falling
Dew Point 14.5°C falling
Feels Like 15.0°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
NNW 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.4mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:51 EST
Sunset sunset
17:28 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 14.1°C
Cressy 12.7°C
Scottsdale 14.6°C
Low Head 16.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12am

Intermittent rain
14°C

3am

Heavy rain
13°C

6am

Heavy rain
12°C

9am

Heavy rain
13°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning the Following Areas: Far N W Coast, Central N Coast, Banks Strait & Franklin Sound & E of Flinders Is

Tas - Mon 21:26 EST
Road Weather Alert for Tasmania for North East Forecast District

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Apr 24
Tue
Apr 25
Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30

Cloudy

Rain

Showers easing

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 18°C 18°C 14°C 16°C 19°C 18°C 17°C
Minimum 12°C 11°C 8°C 3°C 7°C 6°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 50% 10% 40% 5% 30%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Low Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Moderate Nil Nil Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 3
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 3km/h
SSE
N 12km/h
N
S 4km/h
S
WNW 9km/h
WNW
S 16km/h
S
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSW 8km/h
SSW
W 14km/h
W
NW 9km/h
NW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
SW 16km/h
SW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 95% 79% 96% 74% 79% 45% 68% 51% 88% 62% 73% 47% 75% 57%
Dew Point 13°C 14°C 12°C 13°C 6°C 2°C 3°C 6°C 10°C 11°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 9°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:23 EST
sunrise
06:52 EST
sunset
17:27 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
rise
Tue 04:51 EST
set
Tue 16:57 EST
moon
Wed
Apr 26
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Apr 24
12.7°C 19°C 2.8mm
Sun
Apr 23
15.5°C 16.1°C 2.0mm
Sat
Apr 22
13.8°C 20.1°C 0.6mm
Fri
Apr 21
7.3°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 20
7.5°C 25.4°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
166.0mm
28.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
98.4mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
234.3mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.0mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
2.7°C
Apr 2
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.7°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-1.5°C
26th 1981
Average This Month
8.2°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
7.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.0°C
21st
Highest On Record
27.7°C
12th 1985
Average This Month
20.3°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
19.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.8mm
10th
Total This Month
23.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
53.0mm
9.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
124.6mm
1992
Driest On Record
4.3mm
2007
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