Fairfax Media Network

Windmill Hill Weather


41.44°S 147.09°E 188m AMSL

Launceston Forecast

This morning 1°C
Today 15°C
mostly_sunny

Now

1.2°C steady
Updated at 06:30 EST

Central North for Tuesday Areas of fog and frost this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h shifting W/NW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 15.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 1.2°C steady
Dew Point 0.8°C rising
Feels Like 1.2°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:38 EST
Sunset sunset
17:46 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 2.3°C
Cressy -0.4°C
Scottsdale 4.2°C
Low Head 6.1°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
6°C

12pm

Mostly clear
13°C

3pm

Mostly clear
15°C

6pm

Mostly clear
11°C

Central North Weather Warnings

view all
Tas - Tue 04:48 EST
Frost Warning for North West Coast and Central North

Tasmania Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5
Sun
Sep 6
Mon
Sep 7

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Clearing shower

Cloudy
Maximum 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 16°C
Minimum 1°C 1°C 3°C 0°C -1°C 2°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 5% 60% 60% 50% 30% 70% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk High High Moderate High Severe Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 4
km/h
5
km/h
2
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
3
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 4km/h
NNW
W 5km/h
W
N 2km/h
N
NNW 10km/h
NNW
SE 7km/h
SE
S 14km/h
S
N 5km/h
N
W 14km/h
W
ENE 3km/h
ENE
NW 6km/h
NW
N 7km/h
N
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 5km/h
NW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 95% 51% 89% 64% 100% 48% 80% 51% 88% 44% 88% 62% 89% 53%
Dew Point 5°C 5°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 3°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 7°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:10 EST
sunrise
06:38 EST
sunset
17:46 EST
last light
18:14 EST
moon
set
Tue 07:53 EST
rise
Tue 20:51 EST
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21
moon
Mon
Sep 28

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Aug 31
4.6°C 15°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 30
5.0°C 12.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 29
0.7°C 12.2°C 1.8mm
Fri
Aug 28
6.8°C 11.4°C 0.2mm
Thu
Aug 27
4.2°C 16.7°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
528.2mm
99.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
399.5mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
429.6mm
83 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.4mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
-3.4°C
Jun 21
Highest Temperature
31.9°C
Jan 3

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-2.4°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
5.3°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
24.8°C
27th 1987
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
15.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
67.3mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
115.8mm
2002
Driest On Record
8.4mm
1994
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Melbourne shivers through coldest winter in 26 years, no warm start to Spring in sight

19:19 EST

If you thought Melbourne's winter was colder than usual, you are not wrong.

Tasmania's winter coldest in nearly 50 years, Bureau of Meteorology says

17:25 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed what many Tasmanians already suspected, it has been the coldest winter in nearly 50 years.

Katter's Australia Party accuses successive governments of neglecting rural and regional Queenslanders

16:21 EST

Katter's Australia Party MP Shane Knuth says rural Queenslanders have been "done over" by successive governments.