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Launceston Airport Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 21°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.5°C rising
Updated at 21:20 EDT

Northeast for Monday Mostly clear. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.5°C rising
Dew Point 7.7°C rising
Feels Like 12.7°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
NW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1010.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:31 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:33 EDT

Nearby Now

Scottsdale 13.8°C
Fingal 13.0°C
Launceston 16.4°C
Cressy 15.2°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
12°C

3am

Mostly clear
9°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

Northeast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Mon 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning Lower E Coast, SE Coast and SW Coast. Cancel Central Plateau Lakes, South West Lakes and Banks Strait/Franklin Sound

National Forecast

Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy with rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 16°C 21°C 23°C
Minimum 13°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 5°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 90% 90% 10% 20% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 27
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
35
km/h
26
km/h
31
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 27km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 26km/h
NW
NNE 22km/h
NNE
NNW 35km/h
NNW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
WSW 31km/h
WSW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
NW 20km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 64% 36% 68% 38% 67% 56% 84% 75% 58% 40% 63% 48% 64% 41%
Dew Point 9°C 8°C 8°C 6°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 4°C 3°C 6°C 10°C 8°C 9°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:57 EDT
sunrise
05:31 EDT
sunset
20:34 EDT
last light
21:08 EDT
moon
set
Tue 00:34 EDT
rise
Tue 11:29 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 5
13.7°C 23°C 7.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
4.7°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
3.1°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
9.4°C 21.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
9.5°C 22.7°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
615.2mm
137.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
786.6mm
135 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
457.4mm
130 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.0mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
-2.8°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
32.5°C
Jan 9

Launceston Ap Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
0.8°C
4th 2008
Average This Month
8.1°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
8.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.8°C
4th
Highest On Record
33.0°C
10th 2006
Average This Month
22.0°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
22.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.0mm
5th
Total This Month
7.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.5mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
87.4mm
2014
Driest On Record
20.0mm
2006
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