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Launceston Airport Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 10°C
sunny

Now

17.7°C rising
Updated at 10:50 EDT

Central North for Wednesday Sunny. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.7°C rising
Dew Point 7.7°C rising
Feels Like 17.7°C
Relative Humidity 52%
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NNW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1017.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:07 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:40 EDT

Nearby Now

Cressy 17.5°C
Launceston 17.6°C
Scottsdale 17.8°C
Fingal 19.1°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
19°C

3pm

Clear
24°C

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
18°C

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 27°C 23°C
Minimum 7°C 10°C 9°C 13°C 10°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 30% 50% 60% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 16
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NW 16km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NW 14km/h
NW
NW 25km/h
NW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
ESE 11km/h
ESE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 60% 38% 67% 39% 67% 42% 71% 39% 63% 38% 76% 44% 67% 33%
Dew Point 6°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 14°C 14°C 10°C 6°C

Launceston Airport 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
05:35 EDT
sunrise
06:07 EDT
sunset
20:40 EDT
last light
21:11 EDT
moon
set
Wed 18:20 EDT
rise
Thu 04:21 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 25
4.7°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 24
16.3°C 21.8°C 3.8mm
Mon
Jan 23
9.5°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
8.8°C 25.7°C 0.2mm
Sat
Jan 21
5.9°C 23.1°C 9.4mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
24.7mm
5.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
48.8mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
11.0mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
16.4mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
4.6°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.6°C
15th
Lowest On Record
1.3°C
2nd 2009
Average This Month
10.5°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
40.4°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
24.0°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.4mm
20th
Total This Month
48.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
24.7mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
55.6mm
2011
Driest On Record
10.4mm
2008
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Weather News

Wet weather sees Mount Todd gold mine owned by Vista Gold discharging contaminated water into Edith River

09:24 EDT

A gold mine north of Katherine has started deliberately discharging contaminated water into a river due to the heavy rainfall in the area.

Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.