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Launceston Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 6°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.7°C falling
Updated at 16:10 EDT

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18. High.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.7°C falling
Dew Point 2.1°C rising
Feels Like 18.7°C
Relative Humidity 33%
Wind icon
E 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 8.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:24 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:08 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 17.6°C
Cressy 16.5°C
Scottsdale 18.2°C
Low Head 18.5°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
17°C

9pm

Mostly clear
13°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

3am

Mostly clear
8°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 21°C
Minimum 8°C 6°C 11°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 50% 90% 30% 5% 20% 30% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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
12
km/h
3
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 6km/h
WNW
SW 12km/h
SW
SW 3km/h
SW
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
W 26km/h
W
SSW 9km/h
SSW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
N 9km/h
N
ESE 6km/h
ESE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
ENE 7km/h
ENE
N 13km/h
N
Relative Humidity 73% 38% 68% 39% 72% 38% 58% 35% 62% 39% 68% 45% 71% 47%
Dew Point 6°C 5°C 3°C 5°C 8°C 5°C 4°C 3°C 6°C 5°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 9°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:57 EDT
sunrise
07:24 EDT
sunset
19:08 EDT
last light
19:35 EDT
moon
set
Thu 20:41 EDT
rise
Fri 10:38 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
9.6°C 20°C 0.6mm
Wed
Mar 29
14.8°C 21.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
12.7°C 20.3°C 4.6mm
Mon
Mar 27
13.1°C 24.1°C 0.2mm
Sun
Mar 26
10.5°C 26.4°C 0.4mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
113.0mm
19.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
75.2mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
227.9mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.0mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Feb 14
Highest Temperature
30.9°C
Mar 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.2°C
24th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
13.4°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
10.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
33.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
25.1°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
17th
Total This Month
19.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
38.6mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
106.2mm
1983
Driest On Record
2.6mm
1992
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Weather News

Brisbane, south-east Queensland hit with flooding from ex-Cyclone Debbie

16:04 EDT

Parts of south-east Queensland have been hit with more than 200 millimetres of rain, stranding people in flash flooding and causing schools to remain closed on Friday.

NSW floods: SES evacuation orders and warnings for Murwillumbah and Tweed Heads areas as rescues underway

16:04 EDT

An evacuation order has been issued by the SES for areas around Murwillumbah, Condong and Tumbulgum, with further warnings in place for areas around Tweed Heads, as floodwaters threaten towns and properties in northern NSW.

Cyclone Debbie: Coal mines hopeful of reopening soon in wake of storm

15:56 EDT

A number of central Queensland coal mines operated by BHP Billiton and Glencore remain shut due to torrential rain as ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie continued to make its way through the state.