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41.26°S 147.16°E 116m AMSL

Launceston Forecast

Tonight 6°C
Tomorrow 18°C
cloudy

Now

9.4°C falling
Updated at 19:40 EDT

Central North for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely this afternoon. Snow possible above 800 metres. Possible hail in the morning and early afternoon. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 13.
Sunday Cloudy. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.4°C falling
Dew Point 3.8°C rising
Feels Like 5.9°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
NNW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:37 EDT

Nearby Now

Scottsdale 6.8°C
Launceston Ap 8.2°C
Low Head 11.0°C
Cressy 7.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

12am

Mostly clear
8°C

3am

Mostly clear
7°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Weatherpulse

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 19
Sun
Oct 20
Mon
Oct 21
Tue
Oct 22
Wed
Oct 23
Thu
Oct 24
Fri
Oct 25

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 18°C 24°C 22°C 24°C 26°C 18°C
Minimum 4°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 8°C 9°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 5% 5% 20% 60% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
3
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
NNW 4km/h
NNW
NW 12km/h
NW
W 3km/h
W
N 15km/h
N
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
N 6km/h
N
N 19km/h
N
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 28km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 68% 58% 71% 58% 76% 40% 72% 47% 72% 45% 71% 44% 71% 62%
Dew Point 4°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 9°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:47 EDT
sunrise
06:16 EDT
sunset
19:38 EDT
last light
20:07 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 00:55 EDT
set
Sun 10:21 EDT
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 19
4.0°C 13°C 2.4mm
Fri
Oct 18
6.1°C 13.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 17
3.4°C 18.7°C 0.2mm
Wed
Oct 16
6.5°C 16.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 15
11.7°C 19.8°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
581.3mm
110.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
435.6mm
100 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
509.8mm
111 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.4mm
Feb 12
Lowest Temperature
-3.2°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Mar 2

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.2°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
5.8°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
6.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
28.7°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
18.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.4mm
11th
Total This Month
12.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.0mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2015
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17:14 EDT

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12:25 EDT

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Irrigators slam Murray-Darling Basin Authority for releasing satellite images

11:44 EDT

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