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Launceston Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

8.2°C falling
Updated at 05:50 EDT

Central North for Wednesday Patchy morning fog. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.2°C falling
Dew Point 7.4°C falling
Feels Like 8.2°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
SE 1km/h falling
Wind Gusts 2km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:35 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 10.8°C
Cressy 5.9°C
Scottsdale 14.0°C
Low Head 10.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
16°C

12pm

Mostly clear
24°C

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 05:00 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, South West Coast and Central West Coast

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 27°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 20°C
Minimum 10°C 12°C 7°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 40% 70% 5% 5% 20% 20% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 4
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
4
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NE 4km/h
NE
N 14km/h
N
N 13km/h
N
NNW 18km/h
NNW
W 11km/h
W
WSW 15km/h
WSW
WNW 4km/h
WNW
W 17km/h
W
WNW 8km/h
WNW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
NW 5km/h
NW
NW 15km/h
NW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 74% 46% 82% 86% 65% 39% 71% 50% 77% 49% 77% 54% 82% 63%
Dew Point 12°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 13°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:50 EDT
sunrise
06:19 EDT
sunset
19:35 EDT
last light
20:04 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:53 EDT
rise
Thu 06:13 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 17
8.5°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
10.4°C 23°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
4.9°C 22.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
2.0°C 18.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 13
9.0°C 17.7°C 0.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
581.3mm
110.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
440.2mm
98 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
848.6mm
123 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.0mm
Jul 14
Lowest Temperature
-3.3°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
7.2°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
6.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
17th
Highest On Record
28.7°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
19.6°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
12th
Total This Month
30.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.0mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2015
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