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Launceston Airport Forecast

Today 12°C
Tonight -3°C
showers

Now

9.9°C rising
Updated at 11:00 EST

Central North for Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and early evening then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Launceston Ap

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Temperature 9.9°C rising
Dew Point 9.0°C rising
Feels Like 7.8°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
N 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1012.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:52 EST
Sunset sunset
17:37 EST

Nearby Now

Cressy 11.8°C
Launceston 10.9°C
Scottsdale 10.5°C
Fingal 10.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower or storm
11°C

3pm

Shower. Chance storm
11°C

6pm

Chance shower
8°C

9pm

Mostly clear
5°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28
Tue
Aug 29

Showers

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 12°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum 5°C -3°C 1°C 2°C -2°C 0°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 30% 40% 30% 10% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Moderate Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Severe High Moderate Severe High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
SSW 7km/h
SSW
NW 12km/h
NW
NW 7km/h
NW
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 10km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 93% 81% 84% 51% 88% 66% 89% 64% 78% 45% 79% 52% 83% 53%
Dew Point 8°C 8°C 1°C 3°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 5°C 4°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:23 EST
sunrise
06:52 EST
sunset
17:37 EST
last light
18:05 EST
moon
set
Wed 19:14 EST
rise
Thu 08:13 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 23
6.1°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 22
1°C 12.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 21
0.7°C 10°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 20
-3.6°C 11.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
-1.8°C 10.8°C 0.2mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
416.0mm
90.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
324.2mm
80 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
574.8mm
88 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.8mm
May 28
Lowest Temperature
-5.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-4.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.6°C
12th 2005
Average This Month
1.5°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
2.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.3°C
14th
Highest On Record
20.0°C
26th 2004
Average This Month
12.2°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
16th
Total This Month
53.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
81.7mm
15.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
212.8mm
2005
Driest On Record
17.4mm
2014
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