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41.45°S 147.13°E 162m AMSL

Launceston Forecast

This morning 3°C
Today 16°C
Rain

Now

3.7°C rising
Updated at 08:00 EST

Central North for Monday Cloudy. Patches of frost and the chance of fog early this morning. Rain from around midday. Light winds becoming N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 16.

Currently at Launceston

Temperature 3.7°C rising
Dew Point 2.7°C rising
Feels Like 3.7°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
E 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Monday

Sunrise sunrise
06:48 EST
Sunset sunset
17:32 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 4.1°C
Cressy 2.4°C
Scottsdale 7.1°C
Low Head 8.3°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

mostly cloudy

9am

Mostly cloudy
8°C
rain

12pm

Rain
14°C
heavy rain

3pm

Heavy rain
15°C
heavy rain

6pm

Heavy rain
14°C
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Central North Weather Warnings

Tas - Mon 05:01 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Far North West, Central North, Upper East, Lower East, South East & Central West coasts & East of Flinders Island

Tas - Mon 03:06 EST
Frost Warning for the Central North, Midlands and Upper Derwent Valley

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Apr 21
Tue
Apr 22
Wed
Apr 23
Thu
Apr 24
Fri
Apr 25
Sat
Apr 26
Sun
Apr 27
rain
Rain
rain clearing
Rain clearing
possible shower
Possible shower
clearing shower
Clearing shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
clearing shower
Clearing shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 20°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 20°C
Minimum 3°C 9°C 6°C 9°C 4°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 30% 90% 70% 60% 30% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 3
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
6
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
4
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
3
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 3km/h
ENE
N 11km/h
N
N 20km/h
N
W 23km/h
W
NNE 6km/h
NNE
NW 20km/h
NW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SW 25km/h
SW
N 4km/h
N
NNW 17km/h
NNW
N 10km/h
N
WSW 13km/h
WSW
ENE 3km/h
ENE
NE 11km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 77% 65% 100% 47% 82% 63% 83% 38% 69% 49% 82% 46% 79% 52%
Dew Point 4°C 8°C 12°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 3°C 5°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 10°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise last quarter new moon first quarter full moon
first light
06:19 EST
sunrise
06:48 EST
sunset
17:32 EST
last light
18:01 EST
moon
set
Mon 12:19 EST
rise
Mon 22:39 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 22
moon
Tue
Apr 29
moon
Wed
May 7
moon
Thu
May 15

Launceston Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 20
2.2°C 18°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 19
2.4°C 16.7°C 3.4mm
Fri
Apr 18
11.1°C 17.4°C 0.2mm
Thu
Apr 17
9.2°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 16
5.1°C 19.4°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

average rainfall to Apr
166.0mm
28.8 day(s)
total for 2014
106.0mm
24 day(s)
total to this day 2013
107.8mm
23 day(s)
wettest day
29.0mm
Mar 22
lowest temperature
2.2°C
Apr 20
highest temperature
34.6°C
Jan 14

Launceston Almanac

April minimum temperature
lowest this month
2.2°C
20th
lowest on record
-1.5°C
26th 1981
average this month
8.8°C
+1.1°C
long-term average
7.7°C
April maximum temperature
highest this month
26.3°C
1st
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
3.4mm
19th
total this month
11.8mm
7 day(s)
long-term average
52.4mm
9.1 day(s)
wettest on record
124.6mm
1992
driest on record
4.3mm
2007

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