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41.45°S 147.13°E 162m AMSL

Launceston Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 13°C
Clearing shower

Now

10.4°C falling
Updated at 06:30 EST

Central North for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the late morning. Snow possible above 600 metres tonight. Winds NW 30 to 40 km/h increasing to 45 km/h, turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning, then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 13.

Currently at Launceston

Temperature 10.4°C falling
Dew Point 6.5°C rising
Feels Like 7.7°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
N 22km/h steady
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.8mm / -

Sun on Sunday

Sunrise sunrise
07:27 EST
Sunset sunset
16:51 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 9.2°C
Cressy 7.9°C
Scottsdale 9.5°C
Low Head 12.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

possible shower

9am

Slight chance shower
9°C
possible shower

12pm

Chance shower
13°C
mostly clear

3pm

Mostly clear
11°C
mostly clear

6pm

Mostly clear
6°C
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Central North Weather Warnings

Tas - Sun 05:01 EST
Gale Warning for Banks Strait/Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Is, Central Nth, SE, SW & CW coasts. Strong Wind Warning remaining waters

Tas - Sun 04:03 EST
Bushwalking Alert for the Western and Central Plateau due to snow as low as 300 metres is expected later Sunday and Monday

Tas - Sun 04:02 EST
Road Weather Alert for the North West Coast, Western, Central Plateau, Upper Derwent Valley and South East due to snow as low as 300 metres

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
May 31
Mon
Jun 1
Tue
Jun 2
Wed
Jun 3
Thu
Jun 4
Fri
Jun 5
Sat
Jun 6
clearing shower
Clearing shower
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum 6°C -1°C -2°C -1°C -1°C 3°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 70% 5% 5% 10% 50% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Severe Severe Severe Severe Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
17
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
2
km/h
5
km/h
1
km/h
2
km/h
1
km/h
2
km/h
2
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 22km/h
NNW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
W 5km/h
W
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SSE 2km/h
SSE
S 5km/h
S
SE 1km/h
SE
WNW 2km/h
WNW
SE 1km/h
SE
N 2km/h
N
SSW 2km/h
SSW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NW 14km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 83% 46% 84% 50% 94% 54% 89% 56% 97% 60% 95% 62% 100% 61%
Dew Point 7°C 0°C 0°C 0°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 7°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
06:56 EST
sunrise
07:27 EST
sunset
16:51 EST
last light
17:22 EST
moon
rise
Sun 15:29 EST
set
Mon 05:30 EST
moon
Wed
Jun 3
moon
Wed
Jun 10
moon
Wed
Jun 17
moon
Wed
Jun 24

Launceston Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
May 30
7.3°C 14°C 4.2mm
Fri
May 29
3.4°C 13.0°C 13.4mm
Thu
May 28
6.5°C 16.1°C 13.0mm
Wed
May 27
4.2°C 14.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 26
3.1°C 16.0°C 0.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

average rainfall to May
228.0mm
40.3 day(s)
total for 2015
255.7mm
44 day(s)
total to this day 2014
217.0mm
40 day(s)
wettest day
44.4mm
Jan 14
lowest temperature
-2.0°C
May 23
highest temperature
31.9°C
Jan 3

Launceston Almanac

May minimum temperature
lowest this month
-2.0°C
23rd
lowest on record
-3.0°C
18th 1981
average this month
4.8°C
-0.3°C
long-term average
5.1°C
May maximum temperature
highest this month
20.0°C
2nd
highest on record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
average this month
15.4°C
-0.4°C
long-term average
15.8°C
May rainfall
wettest this month
21.0mm
5th
total this month
99.4mm
16 day(s)
long-term average
62.0mm
11.6 day(s)
wettest on record
152.9mm
2007
driest on record
4.0mm
2005

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