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Launceston Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 16°C
possible_shower

Now

24.6°C rising
Updated at 12:40 EDT

Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid 20s. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.6°C rising
Dew Point 14.3°C falling
Feels Like 24.6°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
WNW 1km/h falling
Wind Gusts 2km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:20 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 23.3°C
Cressy 21.9°C
Scottsdale 22.1°C
Low Head 21.0°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3pm

Intermittent rain
27°C

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

9pm

Mostly clear
20°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18

Possible shower

Increasing sunshine

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny

Cloud increasing

Late shower
Maximum 27°C 27°C 24°C 22°C 22°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 16°C 16°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 60% 10% 30% 70% 30% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High 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 6
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
29
km/h
13
km/h
30
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 6km/h
SE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
W 29km/h
W
W 13km/h
W
WNW 30km/h
WNW
S 20km/h
S
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 22km/h
S
SSE 9km/h
SSE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 69% 43% 73% 41% 59% 31% 59% 42% 50% 26% 55% 30% 49% 33%
Dew Point 15°C 14°C 15°C 13°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 5°C 2°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 9°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:01 EDT
sunrise
06:31 EDT
sunset
20:20 EDT
last light
20:50 EDT
moon
set
Fri 22:28 EDT
rise
Sat 11:36 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 12
13.7°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
14.3°C 25.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
14.8°C 26.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
17.1°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
18.6°C 29.9°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
74.4mm
13.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
99.6mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
55.6mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
6.9°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
27th 1982
Average This Month
16.0°C
+3.8°C
Long-term Average
12.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
2nd
Highest On Record
34.4°C
7th 1983
Average This Month
27.7°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.4mm
6.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
107.4mm
1999
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2003
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