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Launceston Airport Forecast

This morning 0°C
Today 11°C
late_shower

Now

2.7°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EST

Northeast for Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming westerly 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 13.
Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost in the morning, mainly about higher ground. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 4 and zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 11.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 2.7°C rising
Dew Point 2.4°C rising
Feels Like 0.2°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
N 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1018.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:39 EST
Sunset sunset
16:50 EST

Nearby Now

Scottsdale 5.3°C
Launceston 4.4°C
Fingal -1.4°C
Cressy 2.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
3°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
0°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
4°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
9°C

Northeast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 23:28 EST
Road Weather Alert for Tasmania. Motorists are advised to take care due to hazardous weather conditions.

Tas - Wed 23:27 EST
E Coast Forecast District the N W Coast, Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley & S E Forecast Districts. There Is A Risk of Losses of

National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1
Sun
Jul 2
Mon
Jul 3
Tue
Jul 4
Wed
Jul 5

Late shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 11°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 9°C
Minimum 0°C -3°C -4°C -2°C -1°C 2°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 80% 5% 10% 60% 90% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High Severe Severe Severe Severe Moderate Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 15km/h
NNW
W 21km/h
W
W 8km/h
W
WSW 13km/h
WSW
NE 5km/h
NE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
N 10km/h
N
N 19km/h
N
NE 10km/h
NE
N 20km/h
N
NNW 14km/h
NNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
W 14km/h
W
WSW 22km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 95% 61% 84% 52% 87% 64% 90% 59% 91% 75% 95% 62% 90% 55%
Dew Point 3°C 4°C -1°C -1°C -3°C 3°C 1°C 3°C 2°C 6°C 3°C 4°C 0°C 1°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:07 EST
sunrise
07:39 EST
sunset
16:50 EST
last light
17:22 EST
moon
rise
Thu 11:13 EST
set
Thu 22:47 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jun 28
0.6°C 9°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jun 27
-3.1°C 9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 26
-2.3°C 12.3°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jun 25
2.1°C 12.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 24
-1.4°C 9.8°C 1.2mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
270.0mm
59.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
197.6mm
51 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
407.8mm
60 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.8mm
May 28
Lowest Temperature
-3.1°C
Jun 27
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Jan 8

Launceston Ap Almanac

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June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.1°C
27th
Lowest On Record
-5.6°C
27th 2012
Average This Month
1.7°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
2.5°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.2°C
2nd
Highest On Record
17.9°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
12.8°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
12.1°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.4mm
5th
Total This Month
7.8mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.6mm
13.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
110.4mm
2011
Driest On Record
7.4mm
2007
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