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George Town Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 17°C
windy

Now

8.3°C rising
Updated at 20:10 EST

Central North for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 16.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then tending W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.3°C rising
Dew Point 3.7°C rising
Feels Like 6.6°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
NNW 1km/h falling
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:19 EST
Sunset sunset
16:59 EST

Nearby Now

Low Head 12.5°C
Devonport Ap 9.4°C
Launceston Ap 5.7°C
Cressy 7.7°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

12am

Mostly clear
9°C

3am

Mostly clear
8°C

6am

Mostly clear
7°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 16:05 EST
Gale Warning for Lower E & SE Coasts. Strong for Fred. Henry, Norfolk & Storm Bays, E of Flinders Is, Central N, Upper E & SW Coasts

National Forecast

George Town 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
May 22
Wed
May 23
Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28

Sunny

Windy

Sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum 11°C 8°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 9°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 36
km/h
36
km/h
37
km/h
39
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
29
km/h
38
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h

 
Wind Direction W 36km/h
W
W 36km/h
W
W 37km/h
W
W 39km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
W 27km/h
W
W 29km/h
W
W 38km/h
W
SW 18km/h
SW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
E 18km/h
E
NE 24km/h
NE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
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Relative Humidity 72% 66% 84% 71% 81% 67% 85% 72% 84% 72% 90% 81% 93%
Dew Point 7°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 5°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 5°C 8°C 5°C 10°C 10°C

George Town Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase     Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:50 EST
sunrise
07:20 EST
sunset
16:58 EST
last light
17:28 EST
moon


moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 22
6.1°C 18°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
4.8°C 14.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
2.3°C 17.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 19
0.5°C 15.6°C 0.2mm
Fri
May 18
5.0°C 17.3°C 0.6mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
231.8mm
40.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
214.7mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
140.0mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.0mm
Mar 25
Lowest Temperature
-1.1°C
May 16
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Jan 19

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.1°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
18th 1981
Average This Month
5.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
5.2°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
Average This Month
16.6°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.2mm
4th
Total This Month
38.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.2mm
12.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.9mm
2007
Driest On Record
4.0mm
2005
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