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Launceston Airport Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 6°C
cloud_increasing

Now

17.2°C rising
Updated at 14:10 EDT

Northeast for Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost about higher ground early this morning. Slight chance of a light shower about higher ground during this afternoon and early evening. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 21.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.2°C rising
Dew Point 7.3°C rising
Feels Like 17.2°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
NNW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1016.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:39 EDT

Nearby Now

Scottsdale 17.7°C
Launceston 18.8°C
Fingal 18.1°C
Cressy 17.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

6pm

Mostly clear
15°C

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

Northeast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 18°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C
Minimum 4°C 6°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 50% 20% 90% 60% 50% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Slight Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 13
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NW 13km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
SW 21km/h
SW
NW 9km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
NNW 19km/h
NNW
ESE 9km/h
ESE
NW 15km/h
NW
S 12km/h
S
SW 20km/h
SW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 69% 49% 75% 42% 71% 55% 81% 55% 78% 53% 78% 51% 73% 48%
Dew Point 5°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 9°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:45 EDT
sunrise
06:14 EDT
sunset
19:39 EDT
last light
20:08 EDT
moon
set
Sat 20:57 EDT
rise
Sun 07:46 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 21
2.7°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 20
3.7°C 18.4°C 6.6mm
Thu
Oct 19
10.8°C 17.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
8.9°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
6.9°C 26.3°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
514.2mm
115.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
408.8mm
110 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
714.0mm
120 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.8mm
May 28
Lowest Temperature
-5.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
-2.7°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
5.2°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
5.3°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.4°C
18th
Highest On Record
26.4°C
31st 2009
Average This Month
19.3°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.0mm
12th
Total This Month
29.2mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.5mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
78.8mm
2016
Driest On Record
1.0mm
2015
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Weather News

Storms closing in on Perth, scattering across WA

14:06 EDT

Thunderstorms are nearing Perth and will scatter across much of inland Western Australia this weekend, bringing useful rain but also threatening the region with damaging winds.

Sunken fishing trawler off Queensland coast to be examined by police divers

13:59 EDT

A recovery operation has begun this morning for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.

Another Soaking for Brisbane

09:37 EDT

After receiving October's monthly rainfall total in the past seven days Brisbane is set to see a further 10-20mm today.