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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 4°C
Tomorrow 13°C
possible_shower

Now

7.0°C rising
Updated at 19:10 EST

Central North for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 40 km/h around midday. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at Launceston

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Temperature 7.0°C rising
Dew Point 4.1°C rising
Feels Like 6.0°C
Relative Humidity 82%
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N 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:38 EST
Sunset sunset
16:49 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 5.7°C
Cressy 6.7°C
Scottsdale 6.2°C
Low Head 10.3°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
5°C

12am

Mostly clear
4°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

6am

Slight chance shower
6°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sat 16:05 EST
Gale Warning Banks Strait/Franklin Sound, E of Flinders Isl, Lower E, SE, SW, Central N & Central W Coasts. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Frost then sunny
Maximum 11°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum -1°C 4°C 0°C -1°C 1°C 1°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 80% 70% 5% 50% 50% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Slight High Severe High High Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 5
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
1
km/h
8
km/h
0
km/h
10
km/h
0
km/h
6
km/h
2
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NW 5km/h
NW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
N 1km/h
N
WNW 8km/h
WNW
Calm
NNE
NW 10km/h
NW
Calm
N
WNW 6km/h
WNW
WSW 2km/h
WSW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
S 4km/h
S
SW 11km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 85% 54% 92% 66% 91% 58% 95% 67% 99% 71% 97% 61% 89% 59%
Dew Point 0°C 2°C 7°C 7°C 2°C 5°C 2°C 6°C 3°C 8°C 4°C 6°C 1°C 5°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:07 EST
sunrise
07:39 EST
sunset
16:49 EST
last light
17:21 EST
moon
rise
Sun 08:15 EST
set
Sun 18:17 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jun 24
-0.5°C 11°C 8.6mm
Fri
Jun 23
4.7°C 13°C 5.4mm
Thu
Jun 22
1.5°C 11.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 21
1.7°C 12.6°C 3.0mm
Tue
Jun 20
- 14.1°C -

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
300.5mm
53.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
216.8mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
520.1mm
60 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.6mm
May 28
Lowest Temperature
-1.5°C
May 31
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.5°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-4.9°C
30th 1983
Average This Month
2.4°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
2.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
18.4°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
14.2°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.6mm
24th
Total This Month
20.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.7mm
13.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
183.0mm
2003
Driest On Record
4.3mm
2007
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