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Launceston Airport Forecast

Today 15°C
Tonight 5°C
rain_clearing

Now

9.5°C rising
Updated at 08:50 EST

Central North for Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain during the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 16. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.5°C rising
Dew Point 8.1°C rising
Feels Like 6.7°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
NNW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 994.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:45 EST
Sunset sunset
18:18 EST

Nearby Now

Cressy 8.8°C
Launceston 10.6°C
Scottsdale 8.2°C
Fingal 8.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

12pm

Rain
13°C

3pm

Chance shower
15°C

6pm

Mostly clear
12°C

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sat 08:13 EST
Flood Warning for the South Esk River

Tas - Sat 07:39 EST
Flood Warning for the North Esk River

Tas - Sat 07:29 EST
Flood Warning for the Macquarie River

Tas - Fri 16:42 EST
Final Flood Warning for all river basins

Tas - Fri 16:27 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the lower Meander River

Tasmania Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5
Thu
Oct 6
Fri
Oct 7

Rain clearing

Late shower

Windy with showers

Showers

Showers increasing

Cloudy

Late shower
Maximum 15°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 19°C 22°C
Minimum 5°C 5°C 8°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 20% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Slight Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
30
km/h
14
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
38
km/h
30
km/h
37
km/h
25
km/h
35
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction N 20km/h
N
NW 30km/h
NW
N 14km/h
N
N 27km/h
N
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NNW 38km/h
NNW
NW 30km/h
NW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
NW 30km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 91% 75% 84% 61% 90% 72% 87% 54% 82% 57% 75% 53% 83% 53%
Dew Point 9°C 11°C 6°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 10°C 11°C 12°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:17 EST
sunrise
05:45 EST
sunset
18:18 EST
last light
18:45 EST
moon
set
Sat 18:27 EST
rise
Sun 05:25 EDT
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23
moon
Mon
Oct 31

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 30
6.8°C 12°C 18.0mm
Thu
Sep 29
7.0°C 15.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 28
4.9°C 16.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
1.8°C 16.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 26
3.0°C 14.9°C 0.2mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
505.1mm
115.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
647.2mm
106 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
403.6mm
113 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-2.8°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
32.5°C
Jan 9

Launceston Ap Almanac

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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-2.7°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
5.3°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
26.4°C
31st 2009
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
17.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.3mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
67.4mm
2005
Driest On Record
10.2mm
2008
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