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Launceston Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

7.9°C rising
Updated at 02:50 EDT

Central North for Friday Mostly clear. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h turning W 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.9°C rising
Dew Point 5.5°C rising
Feels Like 7.9°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
ENE 1km/h rising
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:31 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:38 EDT

Nearby Now

Low Head 11.0°C
Devonport Ap 8.6°C
Launceston Ap 3.8°C
Cressy 5.3°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
8°C

9am

Mostly clear
15°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Fri 22:00 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Fri 15:48 EDT
Final Flood Warning for the South Esk River

Tas - Fri 15:44 EDT
Final Flood Warning for the North Esk River

National Forecast

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers easing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 22°C 23°C 23°C 27°C 21°C 22°C 24°C
Minimum 7°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 15°C 9°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 10% 90% 50% 20% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 14
km/h
22
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
33
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SW 7km/h
SW
NW 13km/h
NW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
N 12km/h
N
NNW 24km/h
NNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 33km/h
W
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 67% 57% 63% 47% 68% 50% 64% 51% 69% 46% 60% 45% 66% 53%
Dew Point 9°C 13°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 16°C 12°C 9°C 6°C 9°C 11°C 14°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:58 EDT
sunrise
05:31 EDT
sunset
20:38 EDT
last light
21:11 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 15:57 EDT
set
Sun 03:29 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
8.5°C 19°C 10.2mm
Thu
Dec 8
11.6°C 17.3°C 7.4mm
Wed
Dec 7
10.0°C 19.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
11.3°C 23.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
14.6°C 23.2°C 12.2mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
678.3mm
129.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
945.0mm
141 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
460.4mm
105 Day(s)
Wettest Day
88.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 1

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.9°C
4th
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
12th 1995
Average This Month
10.5°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.5°C
4th
Highest On Record
33.8°C
6th 1994
Average This Month
21.1°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.2mm
5th
Total This Month
29.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.5mm
8.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
145.1mm
1985
Driest On Record
6.1mm
1983
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