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Launceston Airport Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 11°C
showers

Now

14.9°C rising
Updated at 11:10 EDT

Central North for Saturday Cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 20. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.9°C rising
Dew Point 10.1°C falling
Feels Like 13.9°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
SW 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1015.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:18 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:16 EDT

Nearby Now

Cressy 15.8°C
Launceston 17.2°C
Scottsdale 15.7°C
Fingal 13.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

12pm

Rain
16°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
17°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Showers

Mostly sunny

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 25°C 25°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 18°C
Minimum 10°C 11°C 14°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 90% 50% 80% 70% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
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 10
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
37
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
34
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction E 10km/h
E
NW 13km/h
NW
S 7km/h
S
NNW 16km/h
NNW
N 21km/h
N
NNW 37km/h
NNW
NW 22km/h
NW
NW 30km/h
NW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNW 34km/h
NNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WSW 27km/h
WSW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 82% 71% 85% 49% 84% 60% 75% 45% 84% 57% 80% 44% 77% 44%
Dew Point 10°C 15°C 12°C 13°C 17°C 16°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 9°C 7°C 5°C 6°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:51 EDT
sunrise
07:18 EDT
sunset
19:16 EDT
last light
19:43 EDT
moon
set
Sat 17:41 EDT
rise
Sun 04:48 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Mar 25
9.4°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
6.1°C 20.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
9.5°C 20.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
13.4°C 17.8°C 3.0mm
Tue
Mar 21
12.8°C 24.4°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
107.3mm
22.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
71.8mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
183.2mm
20 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
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.1°C
24th
Lowest On Record
-0.1°C
24th 2012
Average This Month
11.8°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
9.5°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.7°C
1st
Highest On Record
34.6°C
17th 2008
Average This Month
25.0°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.2mm
17th
Total This Month
16.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.7mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
110.6mm
2011
Driest On Record
10.8mm
2005
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