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Launceston Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 21°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.5°C rising
Updated at 00:40 EDT

Central North for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.5°C rising
Dew Point 8.9°C rising
Feels Like 12.5°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
WNW 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:08 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 10.5°C
Cressy 11.0°C
Scottsdale 12.1°C
Low Head 13.9°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain

Rain

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 26°C 23°C 25°C 21°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 10°C 11°C 15°C 18°C 11°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 10% 50% 80% 60% 30% 20% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High 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
12
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 4km/h
ENE
N 12km/h
N
ESE 4km/h
ESE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
S 7km/h
S
NNW 13km/h
NNW
N 12km/h
N
NNW 25km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 72% 46% 73% 48% 85% 79% 88% 63% 68% 44% 67% 43% 77% 47%
Dew Point 9°C 9°C 12°C 15°C 16°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 12°C 11°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:13 EDT
sunrise
06:42 EDT
sunset
20:08 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 11:46 EDT
set
Wed 23:06 EDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 20
7.1°C 23°C 0.2mm
Mon
Feb 19
13.0°C 22.4°C 0.2mm
Sun
Feb 18
15.2°C 21.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
12.2°C 20.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
10.4°C 21.2°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
76.7mm
13.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
39.8mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
56.6mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
14.6mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
6.5°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Jan 19

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
27th 1982
Average This Month
13.2°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.4°C
8th
Highest On Record
34.4°C
7th 1983
Average This Month
24.7°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.6mm
11th
Total This Month
19.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.3mm
6.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
107.4mm
1999
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2003
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