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Launceston Forecast

Today 12°C
Tonight -2°C
mostly_sunny

Now

11.7°C falling
Updated at 14:30 EST

Central North for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 400 metres. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W/NW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 10.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.7°C falling
Dew Point -1.8°C falling
Feels Like 9.5°C
Relative Humidity 39%
Wind icon
WSW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 7.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:39 EST
Sunset sunset
16:52 EST

Nearby Now

Low Head 10.8°C
Launceston Ap 8.6°C
Scottsdale 9.2°C
Cressy 9.5°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
11°C

6pm

Clear
6°C

9pm

Mostly clear
3°C

12am

Mostly clear
2°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Thu 10:44 EST
Gale Warning for the Lower E & SE Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Fred. Henry/Norfolk/Storm Bay, Channel, Far NW, CN Coast, Upper E, SW and

Tas - Thu 10:38 EST
Cancellation of a Sheep Graziers Warning for the Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, Furneaux Islands and King Island

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 2
Fri
Jul 3
Sat
Jul 4
Sun
Jul 5
Mon
Jul 6
Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny
Maximum 12°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 10°C 11°C
Minimum 2°C -2°C 4°C 3°C 6°C 2°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 5% 80% 70% 90% 90% 60% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Severe Slight Moderate Nil Moderate Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
18
km/h
2
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
3
km/h
6
km/h
3
km/h
6
km/h
Wind Direction NW 8km/h
NW
SW 18km/h
SW
N 2km/h
N
WNW 19km/h
WNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
W 14km/h
W
NE 4km/h
NE
N 13km/h
N
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNW 9km/h
NNW
E 3km/h
E
NW 6km/h
NW
NNE 3km/h
NNE
NW 6km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 83% 45% 88% 59% 100% 55% 94% 76% 100% 73% 100% 82% 100% 73%
Dew Point 2°C 0°C 0°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 3°C 7°C 1°C 7°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:07 EST
sunrise
07:39 EST
sunset
16:52 EST
last light
17:24 EST
moon
rise
Thu 17:20 EST
set
Fri 08:00 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24
moon
Fri
Jul 31

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 2
1.6°C - 2.6mm
Wed
Jul 1
1.4°C 13.2°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jun 30
1.8°C 9.4°C 0.2mm
Mon
Jun 29
4.6°C 14.7°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jun 28
2.3°C 14.5°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
372.3mm
69.0 Day(s)
Total For 2015
296.6mm
62 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
278.8mm
55 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.4mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
-3.4°C
Jun 21
Highest Temperature
31.9°C
Jan 3

Launceston Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.4°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-5.2°C
23rd 1991
Average This Month
1.5°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
2.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
13.2°C
1st
Highest On Record
18.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
13.2°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
12.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
1st
Total This Month
2.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
76.8mm
15.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
157.7mm
2000
Driest On Record
36.8mm
2001
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