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Launceston Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 9°C
sunny

Now

22.3°C steady
Updated at 16:20 EDT

Central North for Tuesday Cloud clearing. Winds NW 30 to 40 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 20. High.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.3°C steady
Dew Point 3.4°C falling
Feels Like 22.3°C
Relative Humidity 29%
Wind icon
WSW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 14.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:06 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:40 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 20.4°C
Cressy 19.5°C
Scottsdale 20.7°C
Low Head 19.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
21°C

9pm

Clear
16°C

12am

Clear
13°C

3am

Clear
11°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 16:05 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 23°C 27°C
Minimum 17°C 9°C 12°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 5% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme 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 26
km/h
27
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction W 26km/h
W
WSW 27km/h
WSW
NW 10km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 63% 35% 66% 46% 70% 46% 71% 50% 77% 41% 64% 45% 77% 52%
Dew Point 11°C 6°C 9°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 16°C 17°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:34 EDT
sunrise
06:06 EDT
sunset
20:40 EDT
last light
21:12 EDT
moon
set
Wed 18:20 EDT
rise
Thu 04:22 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
17.5°C 23°C 7.2mm
Mon
Jan 23
11.6°C 30.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
9.7°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
7.5°C 23.6°C 9.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
12.2°C 18.9°C 16.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
43.0mm
7.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
50.2mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
8.4mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
6.3°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
30.4°C
Jan 23

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.3°C
19th
Lowest On Record
2.5°C
12th 1983
Average This Month
12.8°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.4°C
23rd
Highest On Record
39.0°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
24.2°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.0mm
14th
Total This Month
50.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
43.0mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
139.4mm
1996
Driest On Record
7.3mm
2009
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Weather News

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15:36 EDT

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NSW heatwave: Records tumble in Moree, while Sydney set to swelter with top of 40C

14:06 EDT

As the mercury soars in Sydney today, spare a thought for the people of Moree in northern New South Wales, who are in the midst of a record-breaking heatwave.