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Launceston Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 7°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.0°C rising
Updated at 11:40 EST

Central North for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.0°C rising
Dew Point 7.5°C rising
Feels Like 16.0°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
NNW 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:50 EST
Sunset sunset
18:15 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 15.2°C
Cressy 14.1°C
Scottsdale 14.0°C
Low Head 13.5°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
16°C

3pm

Mostly clear
16°C

6pm

Mostly clear
12°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
9°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 10:26 EST
Flood Watch for all northern and eastern River Basins

Tas - Wed 10:18 EST
Coastal Gale Wind Warning Banks St/Franklin Sound, E of Flinders Island & Upper East Coast. Strong Winds for all other except Inland Waters

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 28
Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4

Mostly sunny

Rain

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 19°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 5°C 7°C 7°C 5°C 7°C 9°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 70% 80% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 20-40mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 4
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction NW 4km/h
NW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
ENE 22km/h
ENE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NE 4km/h
NE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
WNW 6km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
N 13km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 30km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 78% 53% 89% 85% 83% 58% 78% 66% 88% 63% 96% 72% 92% 66%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 12°C 14°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 10°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:22 EST
sunrise
05:50 EST
sunset
18:15 EST
last light
18:42 EST
moon
set
Wed 15:31 EST
rise
Thu 04:56 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 28
7.8°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
4.0°C 17.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 26
4.2°C 15.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 25
10.2°C 17.3°C 4.0mm
Sat
Sep 24
6.2°C 18°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
528.2mm
99.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
754.2mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
405.1mm
86 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.5°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-2.4°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
6.7°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
5.3°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.3°C
8th
Highest On Record
24.8°C
27th 1987
Average This Month
16.9°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
15.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
15th
Total This Month
37.2mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
67.3mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
115.8mm
2002
Driest On Record
8.4mm
1994
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