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Launceston Airport Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 14°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.7°C rising
Updated at 09:50 EDT

Central North for Sunday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower this afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Cressy

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.7°C rising
Dew Point 12.5°C rising
Feels Like 19.7°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
WNW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:43 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 21.0°C
Launceston 22.0°C
Sheffield 18.6°C
Scottsdale 20.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy
Maximum 30°C 30°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 33°C 34°C
Minimum 15°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 5% 5% 30% 50% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index
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 12
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
9
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 12km/h
SSE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
NW 23km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
SE 13km/h
SE
N 19km/h
N
ESE 10km/h
ESE
N 20km/h
N
NE 12km/h
NE
N 22km/h
N
Relative Humidity 66% 45% 72% 35% 64% 31% 61% 30% 63% 31% 65% 40% 65% 35%
Dew Point 14°C 17°C 15°C 13°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 10°C 15°C 18°C 17°C 16°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:30 EDT
sunrise
06:02 EDT
sunset
20:43 EDT
last light
21:15 EDT
moon
set
Sun 23:00 EDT
rise
Mon 10:43 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Cressy Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 21
13°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 20
13.1°C 28°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
13.2°C 35.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
11.4°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
13.2°C 28.8°C 0.0mm

Cressy Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
38.5mm
6.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
14.6mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
59.2mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
7.2mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
4.5°C
Jan 2
Highest Temperature
35.5°C
Jan 19

Cressy Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.5°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-0.1°C
9th 2009
Average This Month
10.2°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
10.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.5°C
19th
Highest On Record
41.4°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
26.4°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
10th
Total This Month
14.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
38.5mm
6.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
117.4mm
2016
Driest On Record
5.6mm
2008
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