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Launceston Airport Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 14°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.9°C rising
Updated at 12:10 EDT

Northeast for Monday The chance of fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.9°C rising
Dew Point 12.8°C falling
Feels Like 22.9°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
NNW 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1012.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Scottsdale 21.9°C
Launceston 23.6°C
Fingal 23.6°C
Cressy 22.6°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
28°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly clear
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
17°C

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National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23
Sun
Dec 24

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Windy with showers

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 29°C 22°C 25°C 23°C 23°C 21°C
Minimum 11°C 14°C 13°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 20% 40% 60% 5% 30% 60% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index
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 9
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
29
km/h
34
km/h
38
km/h
21
km/h
31
km/h
22
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
35
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NW 9km/h
NW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
ENE 12km/h
ENE
N 29km/h
N
NW 34km/h
NW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 31km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
NW 31km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 35km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
Relative Humidity 70% 43% 73% 49% 64% 42% 54% 39% 63% 46% 65% 46% 53% 28%
Dew Point 12°C 14°C 14°C 17°C 12°C 8°C 6°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 6°C 2°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 20:27 EDT
rise
Tue 06:19 EDT
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 18
12.2°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 17
8.5°C 24.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
11.2°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
6.8°C 20.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
17.5°C 27.2°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
622.6mm
137.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
521.2mm
127 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
803.6mm
138 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.6mm
Dec 3
Lowest Temperature
-5.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.9°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
0.8°C
4th 2008
Average This Month
9.9°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
9.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.2°C
14th
Highest On Record
33.6°C
20th 2015
Average This Month
21.9°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
47.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
77.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.4mm
11.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
87.4mm
2014
Driest On Record
20.0mm
2006
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