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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 24°C
sunny

Now

3.6°C falling
Updated at 05:10 EDT

Central North for Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Currently at Cressy

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Temperature 3.6°C falling
Dew Point 3.2°C falling
Feels Like 3.6°C
Relative Humidity 97%
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SSE 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:08 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 8.8°C
Launceston 7.8°C
Sheffield 8.8°C
Scottsdale 6.4°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
6°C

9am

Clear
12°C

12pm

Clear
19°C

3pm

Clear
23°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 05:00 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 24°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 26°C
Minimum 6°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 30% 20% 10% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Extreme Very High Very 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 9
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
32
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
11
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 9km/h
SSW
NW 18km/h
NW
N 14km/h
N
N 32km/h
N
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
SE 10km/h
SE
NW 20km/h
NW
S 19km/h
S
SSW 22km/h
SSW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 26km/h
NW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 69% 31% 76% 41% 71% 41% 74% 42% 59% 31% 65% 38% 66% 37%
Dew Point 6°C 6°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 5°C 3°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 10°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:12 EDT
sunrise
06:41 EDT
sunset
20:08 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:00 EDT
rise
Thu 03:03 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Cressy Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
2.1°C 19°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
7.2°C 18.2°C 0.2mm
Sat
Feb 18
3.6°C 20.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
8.0°C 19.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 16
2.9°C 24.1°C 0.0mm

Cressy Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
57.2mm
13.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
68.8mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
117.6mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
1.7°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
31.3°C
Jan 8

Cressy Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.1°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
28th 2002
Average This Month
8.5°C
-1.9°C
Long-term Average
10.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.5°C
4th
Highest On Record
36.0°C
3rd 2000
Average This Month
21.6°C
-3.6°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.2mm
9th
Total This Month
3.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
26.6mm
6.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
82.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.2mm
2003
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