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Launceston Airport Forecast

Today 8°C
Tonight -2°C
possible_shower

Now

3.2°C falling
Updated at 10:50 EST

Northeast for Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, with gusty winds and possible hail during the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 100 metres. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 4 and 9.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 3.2°C falling
Dew Point -0.6°C falling
Feels Like -1.9°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
NW 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1006.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Scottsdale 4.2°C
Launceston 5.2°C
Fingal 4.6°C
Cressy 3.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

12pm

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
7°C

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
8°C

6pm

Clear
3°C

9pm

Clear
0°C

Northeast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 10:41 EST
Final Flood Watch for all north eastern river basins and the Huon River

Tas - Mon 10:00 EST
Gale Warning for all waters including Southeast Inshore except Derwent Estuary. Strong Wind Warning for Derwent Estuary

Tas - Mon 09:46 EST
Road Weather Alert for NW & East coasts, Central Nth, NE, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, Upper Derwent & SE due to ice & snow

Tas - Mon 09:46 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for King/Furneaux Islands, North West & East coasts, Midlands, Central North, Upper Derwent, South East & North East

Tasmania Weather Update

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Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 8°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 12°C
Minimum -1°C -2°C -1°C -2°C -1°C -2°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 30% 80% 50% 5% 5% 50% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 26
km/h
35
km/h
22
km/h
36
km/h
17
km/h
29
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 26km/h
WSW
SW 35km/h
SW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
W 17km/h
W
WSW 29km/h
WSW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
W 21km/h
W
S 7km/h
S
S 17km/h
S
SE 7km/h
SE
NW 16km/h
NW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NW 20km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 76% 47% 81% 68% 78% 49% 84% 52% 90% 55% 86% 51% 87% 59%
Dew Point -2°C -3°C 2°C 4°C -1°C -3°C 1°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 4°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
rise
Mon 20:47 EST
set
Tue 09:19 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Aug 3
-1.0°C - 5.8mm
Sun
Aug 2
2.2°C 9.6°C 0.2mm
Sat
Aug 1
3.3°C 9.9°C 11.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
-1.1°C 10.5°C 6.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
6.4°C 10.9°C 0.8mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
406.3mm
89.6 Day(s)
Total For 2015
337.8mm
91 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
340.8mm
82 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.6mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
-5.4°C
Jun 4
Highest Temperature
32.4°C
Feb 22

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-3.6°C
12th 2005
Average This Month
1.5°C
-1.7°C
Long-term Average
3.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
9.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
20.0°C
26th 2004
Average This Month
9.8°C
-3.3°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
1st
Total This Month
17.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
88.5mm
16.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
212.8mm
2005
Driest On Record
17.4mm
2014
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