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Launceston Airport Forecast

Tonight 6°C
Tomorrow 24°C
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Now

17.0°C falling
Updated at 18:00 EDT

Central North for Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Tuesday Patchy fog in the early morning. Sunny day. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. High.

Currently at Launceston Ap

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Temperature 17.0°C falling
Dew Point 5.6°C rising
Feels Like 17.0°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
S 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1008.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 8.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Cressy 14.3°C
Launceston 18.9°C
Scottsdale 18.3°C
Fingal 13.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
14°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

3am

Clear
8°C

6am

Mostly clear
6°C

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 20
Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26

Mostly sunny

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 21°C 23°C
Minimum 4°C 6°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 60% 20% 60% 40% 50% 10% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High Extreme Extreme Very High Very High
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 13
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
31
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction S 13km/h
S
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
NW 18km/h
NW
N 14km/h
N
N 31km/h
N
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 26km/h
NW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
W 21km/h
W
SSW 18km/h
SSW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 26km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 68% 46% 68% 33% 74% 38% 68% 45% 69% 45% 57% 34% 64% 42%
Dew Point 5°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 9°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:12 EDT
sunrise
06:41 EDT
sunset
20:08 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 01:26 EDT
set
Wed 17:00 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
5.1°C 19°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
4.5°C 18.2°C 3.4mm
Sat
Feb 18
3.7°C 19.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
7.9°C 20.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 16
6.0°C 23.7°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
54.6mm
13.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
55.6mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
109.8mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
16.4mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
3.7°C
Feb 18
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.7°C
18th
Lowest On Record
2.9°C
7th 2006
Average This Month
8.9°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
11.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.7°C
16th
Highest On Record
34.7°C
2nd 2014
Average This Month
21.4°C
-3.4°C
Long-term Average
24.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.4mm
19th
Total This Month
6.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
29.9mm
7.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
58.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
2.8mm
2014
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Weather News

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria, BOM warns of damaging winds, rain

16:03 EDT

A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.