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Launceston Airport Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 21°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

19.8°C falling
Updated at 19:20 EDT

Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast later tonight. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h turning SE in the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h shifting N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.8°C falling
Dew Point 3.9°C rising
Feels Like 19.8°C
Relative Humidity 35%
Wind icon
SSW 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1020.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 11.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:03 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston 21.6°C
Cressy 17.7°C
Scottsdale 16.1°C
Low Head 18.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
16°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

6am

Cloudy
9°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 21°C 23°C 25°C 28°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 9°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 50% 40% 5% 40% 40% 20% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High 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 8
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction N 8km/h
N
W 16km/h
W
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
N 9km/h
N
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
N 24km/h
N
N 11km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
ESE 9km/h
ESE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
N 12km/h
N
N 26km/h
N
Relative Humidity 80% 39% 56% 37% 70% 41% 72% 41% 80% 47% 77% 39% 69% 41%
Dew Point 10°C 8°C 3°C 5°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:18 EDT
sunrise
06:46 EDT
sunset
20:02 EDT
last light
20:30 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 04:59 EDT
set
Sat 19:09 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 24
8.8°C 23°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
13.4°C 24.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
7.1°C 25.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
4.5°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
5.1°C 19.0°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
54.6mm
13.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
55.6mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
112.2mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
16.4mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
3.7°C
Feb 18
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.7°C
18th
Lowest On Record
2.9°C
7th 2006
Average This Month
8.8°C
-2.3°C
Long-term Average
11.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.6°C
22nd
Highest On Record
34.7°C
2nd 2014
Average This Month
21.9°C
-2.9°C
Long-term Average
24.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.4mm
19th
Total This Month
6.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
29.9mm
7.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
58.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
2.8mm
2014
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