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Launceston Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 16°C
sunny

Now

27.5°C steady
Updated at 16:50 EDT

Central North for Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.5°C steady
Dew Point 14.8°C steady
Feels Like 27.6°C
Relative Humidity 45%
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NNW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 10.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:50 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:57 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 26.6°C
Cressy 27.6°C
Scottsdale 24.6°C
Low Head 21.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
26°C

9pm

Mostly clear
21°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

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National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5
Mon
Mar 6

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 30°C 29°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 23°C
Minimum 13°C 16°C 18°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 30% 30% 60% 30% 50% 50% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High High High 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 2
km/h
13
km/h
2
km/h
11
km/h
2
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 2km/h
ENE
N 13km/h
N
ESE 2km/h
ESE
N 11km/h
N
NNW 2km/h
NNW
NW 9km/h
NW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 3km/h
ESE
N 9km/h
N
SE 3km/h
SE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 80% 49% 82% 49% 83% 49% 79% 52% 69% 46% 79% 54% 72% 45%
Dew Point 15°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 14°C 15°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 11°C 11°C

Launceston 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 EDT
sunrise
06:52 EDT
sunset
19:56 EDT
last light
20:24 EDT
moon
set
Tue 20:56 EDT
rise
Wed 09:23 EDT
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 28
12.2°C 28°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 27
8.4°C 25.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 26
13.2°C 23.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
13.3°C 23.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
10.8°C 25.9°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
74.4mm
13.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
61.6mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
178.4mm
13 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Feb 14
Highest Temperature
30.4°C
Jan 23

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
27th 1982
Average This Month
11.1°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
12.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.0°C
28th
Highest On Record
34.4°C
7th 1983
Average This Month
22.6°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.0mm
19th
Total This Month
11.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.4mm
6.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
107.4mm
1999
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2003
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