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41.50°S 146.99°E 137m AMSL

Launceston Forecast

This morning 3°C
Today 14°C
Clearing shower

Now

6.7°C rising
Updated at 06:00 EST

Central North for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning. Scattered showers this morning and afternoon, falling as snow above 800 metres during the afternoon. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon then becoming W 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 14.

Currently at Launceston

Temperature 6.7°C rising
Dew Point 6.6°C rising
Feels Like 6.7°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
NW 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 16.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Wednesday

Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
18:02 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 4.2°C
Cressy 3.8°C
Scottsdale 2.4°C
Low Head 9.9°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

possible thunderstorm

9am

Chance shower or storm
8°C
possible thunderstorm

12pm

Chance shower or storm
13°C
thunderstorm

3pm

Shower. Chance storm
14°C
mostly cloudy

6pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C
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Central North Weather Warnings

Tas - Wed 05:00 EST
Gale Warning for Banks Strait and Franklin Sound and East of Flinders Island. Strong Wind Warning remaining waters except Derwent Estuary

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 17
Thu
Sep 18
Fri
Sep 19
Sat
Sep 20
Sun
Sep 21
Mon
Sep 22
Tue
Sep 23
clearing shower
Clearing shower
late shower
Late shower
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
sunny
Sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 14°C 15°C 17°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 20°C
Minimum 3°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 5°C 4°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 30% 10% 20% 10% 20% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate High High Moderate Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 8km/h
NNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
NW 9km/h
NW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
E 5km/h
E
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
N 10km/h
N
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 86% 45% 74% 38% 81% 42% 75% 42% 71% 40% 75% 45% 75% 43%
Dew Point 6°C 2°C 1°C 1°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 7°C

Launceston 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
05:43 EST
sunrise
06:11 EST
sunset
18:02 EST
last light
18:30 EST
moon
set
Wed 11:43 EST
rise
Thu 02:24 EST
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2
moon
Wed
Oct 8
moon
Thu
Oct 16

Launceston Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 16
7.1°C 13°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 15
1.4°C 16.2°C -
Sun
Sep 14
7.4°C 18.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 13
5.9°C 16.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 12
1.8°C 16.8°C 0.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

average rainfall to Sep
529.6mm
99.6 day(s)
total for 2014
467.4mm
88 day(s)
total to this day 2013
545.8mm
86 day(s)
wettest day
37.0mm
Jul 29
lowest temperature
-2.4°C
Aug 12
highest temperature
34.6°C
Jan 14

Launceston Almanac

September minimum temperature
lowest this month
0.5°C
3rd
lowest on record
-2.4°C
7th 1994
average this month
4.8°C
-0.5°C
long-term average
5.3°C
September maximum temperature
highest this month
19.4°C
8th
highest on record
24.8°C
27th 1987
average this month
16.3°C
+0.7°C
long-term average
15.6°C
September rainfall
wettest this month
16.8mm
9th
total this month
42.8mm
8 day(s)
long-term average
67.5mm
14.4 day(s)
wettest on record
115.8mm
2002
driest on record
8.4mm
1994

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