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Launceston Forecast

Today 13°C
Tonight 0°C
possible_shower

Now

10.1°C steady
Updated at 16:20 EST

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 800 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the late morning and afternoon. Possible hail during the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.1°C steady
Dew Point 5.2°C steady
Feels Like 7.5°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
NW 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:31 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 8.7°C
Cressy 9.3°C
Scottsdale 8.6°C
Low Head 9.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
9°C

9pm

Mostly clear
6°C

12am

Mostly clear
4°C

3am

Mostly clear
2°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 16:13 EST
Road Weather Alert for for N W Coast, Central N, N E, W, Central Plateau, Midlands, E Coast, Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts

Tas - Thu 16:05 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Thu 15:50 EST
Districts. There Is A Risk of Losses of Lambs and Sheep Exposed to These

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Showers

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 13°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum 5°C 0°C -3°C -3°C 2°C 3°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 60% 40% 5% 60% 80% 70% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight High Severe Severe Moderate Moderate Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
22
km/h
2
km/h
17
km/h
1
km/h
10
km/h
1
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
S 2km/h
S
SSW 17km/h
SSW
WSW 1km/h
WSW
SW 10km/h
SW
N 1km/h
N
NW 6km/h
NW
N 5km/h
N
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NW 8km/h
NW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
NW 6km/h
NW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 78% 57% 89% 47% 77% 46% 83% 53% 97% 77% 95% 62% 82% 57%
Dew Point 4°C 5°C 3°C 2°C 0°C 2°C 2°C 5°C 5°C 8°C 4°C 7°C 3°C 6°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
17:31 EST
last light
18:00 EST
moon
rise
Fri 03:42 EST
set
Fri 13:41 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 17
6.5°C 13°C 2.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
4.1°C 13°C 16.8mm
Tue
Aug 15
1°C 13°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
3°C 17°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
-0.2°C 11°C 0.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
464.7mm
85.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
370.7mm
80 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
701.8mm
89 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.5°C
1st 1997
Average This Month
2.8°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
3.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
20.3°C
26th 2004
Average This Month
13.7°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.8mm
12th
Total This Month
63.6mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
86.3mm
15.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
223.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
14.9mm
1982
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