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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 14°C
Tomorrow 26°C
possible_shower

Now

17.6°C steady
Updated at 23:50 EDT

Central North for Saturday Cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Sunday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h for a time in the morning and afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.6°C steady
Dew Point 16.4°C steady
Feels Like 17.6°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
W 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:20 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 16.1°C
Cressy 13.2°C
Scottsdale 15.4°C
Low Head 16.5°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
16°C

6am

Slight chance shower
14°C

9am

Rain
19°C

12pm

Shower
24°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Nov 25
Sun
Nov 26
Mon
Nov 27
Tue
Nov 28
Wed
Nov 29
Thu
Nov 30
Fri
Dec 1

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 30°C 25°C
Minimum 14°C 17°C 16°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 50% 10% 40% 60% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High 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 4
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
5
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NE 4km/h
NE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NE 6km/h
NE
N 15km/h
N
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
E 5km/h
E
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
N 18km/h
N
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 71% 57% 79% 66% 74% 53% 65% 42% 70% 50% 69% 49% 78% 64%
Dew Point 14°C 16°C 17°C 19°C 16°C 16°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 15°C 17°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:03 EDT
sunrise
05:36 EDT
sunset
20:21 EDT
last light
20:54 EDT
moon
set
Sat 00:43 EDT
rise
Sat 11:01 EDT
moon
Mon
Nov 27
moon
Mon
Dec 4
moon
Sun
Dec 10
moon
Mon
Dec 18

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Nov 24
11.7°C 28°C 0.0mm
Thu
Nov 23
12.0°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 22
10.3°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 21
10.4°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Nov 20
10.0°C 27.9°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
633.8mm
120.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
508.3mm
106 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
926.9mm
136 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
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-2.0°C
16th 1981
Average This Month
9.0°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
9.1°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.1°C
15th
Highest On Record
30.7°C
1st 1987
Average This Month
23.7°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
20.5°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
16.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.5mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
131.2mm
2013
Driest On Record
5.6mm
2003
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