Launceston Weather


Launceston Forecast

Today 13°C
Tonight 3°C
mostly_sunny

Now

7.6°C steady
Updated at 09:30 EST

Central North for Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost early this morning. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 13.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.6°C steady
Dew Point 1.9°C rising
Feels Like 4.1°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
SE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:12 EST
Sunset sunset
17:03 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Airport 6.4°C
Cressy 7.9°C
Scottsdale 7.1°C
Low Head 8.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
11°C

3pm

Clear
13°C

6pm

Mostly clear
8°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
5°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sat 05:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for East of Flinders Island & Far North West, Central North, Lower East, South East, South West and Central West coasts

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:43 EST
sunrise
07:12 EST
sunset
17:03 EST
last light
17:33 EST
moon
rise
Sat 10:15 EST
set
Sat 19:16 EST
moon
Thu
May 20
moon
Wed
May 26
moon
Wed
Jun 2
moon
Thu
Jun 10

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
May 15
1.6°C 7.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 14
3.2°C 14.6°C 2.8mm
Thu
May 13
8.8°C 15.3°C 1.0mm
Wed
May 12
3.9°C 14.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 11
5.9°C 12.6°C 7.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
235.4mm
41.6 Day(s)
Total For 2021
177.5mm
36 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2020
365.9mm
45 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.5mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
-0.1°C
Apr 21
Highest Temperature
31.6°C
Jan 25

Launceston Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.6°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
27th 2002
Average This Month
5.8°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
5.2°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
23.5°C
3rd 1988
Average This Month
16.7°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.0mm
11th
Total This Month
26.2mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.0mm
12.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.9mm
2007
Driest On Record
4.0mm
2005
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