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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 18°C
mostly_sunny

Now

5.5°C rising
Updated at 04:50 EST

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Currently at Cressy

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.5°C rising
Dew Point 5.1°C rising
Feels Like 3.2°C
Relative Humidity 97%
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Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:55 EST
Sunset sunset
17:22 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 7.4°C
Launceston 8.3°C
Sheffield 8.9°C
Scottsdale 10.9°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
15°C

3pm

Mostly clear
18°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 05:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 18°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 13°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum 5°C 7°C 4°C 8°C 3°C 0°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 60% 90% 30% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate Low
Frost Risk Slight Nil Slight Nil Moderate High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
28
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
32
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NW 32km/h
NW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SW 20km/h
SW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
W 15km/h
W
Relative Humidity 88% 57% 76% 52% 84% 63% 88% 72% 76% 50% 73% 49% 76% 52%
Dew Point 7°C 9°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 3°C 2°C 0°C 3°C 2°C 5°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:26 EST
sunrise
06:55 EST
sunset
17:22 EST
last light
17:51 EST
moon
rise
Fri 08:30 EST
set
Fri 19:00 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Cressy Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
-1.1°C 14°C 0.2mm
Wed
Apr 26
7.3°C 12.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
12.0°C 18.4°C 11.6mm
Mon
Apr 24
11.9°C 15.8°C 1.6mm
Sun
Apr 23
13.8°C 14.0°C 11.6mm

Cressy Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
145.4mm
29.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
166.2mm
41 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
145.2mm
22 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
-1.1°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
31.3°C
Jan 8

Cressy Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.1°C
27th
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
22nd 1999
Average This Month
6.1°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.7°C
21st
Highest On Record
27.5°C
1st 2005
Average This Month
18.7°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.2mm
10th
Total This Month
67.0mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.0mm
9.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
82.6mm
2003
Driest On Record
9.8mm
2007
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