Launceston Weather


Launceston Forecast

Tonight 0°C
Tomorrow 12°C
late_shower

Now

6.1°C falling
Updated at 23:40 EST

Central North for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. Snow, falling above 600 metres late. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Possible hail. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 9.
Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 12.

Currently at Launceston

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Temperature 6.1°C falling
Dew Point 5.3°C falling
Feels Like 4.3°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
NNW 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 8.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:29 EST
Sunset sunset
17:08 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 4.5°C
Cressy 4.7°C
Scottsdale 3.5°C
Low Head 7.8°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
3°C

6am

Mostly clear
0°C

9am

Mostly clear
3°C

12pm

Intermittent rain
9°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 22:02 EST
Road Weather Alert for Tasmania for Western and Central Plateau Forecast Districts

Tas - Tue 22:02 EST
Include the King Island and Furneaux Islands Forecast Districts. There Is A

Tas - Tue 22:02 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Tas - Tue 15:40 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the North Esk River

Tas - Tue 10:20 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Meander River

Weatherpulse

Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jul 23
Wed
Jul 24
Thu
Jul 25
Fri
Jul 26
Sat
Jul 27
Sun
Jul 28
Mon
Jul 29

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 12°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum 5°C 0°C 5°C 8°C 1°C 0°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 80% 80% 10% 40% 60%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight High Slight Nil High High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
1
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction N 12km/h
N
NW 20km/h
NW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NW 11km/h
NW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
W 8km/h
W
NNW 4km/h
NNW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNE 1km/h
NNE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 98% 75% 88% 85% 95% 79% 97% 66% 87% 65% 91% 66% 94% 69%
Dew Point 6°C 6°C 1°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 8°C 3°C 7°C 2°C 7°C 6°C 8°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:58 EST
sunrise
07:28 EST
sunset
17:08 EST
last light
17:39 EST
moon
set
Wed 11:15 EST
rise
Thu 00:06 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 25
moon
Thu
Aug 1
moon
Thu
Aug 8
moon
Thu
Aug 15

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 23
8.7°C 10°C 8.0mm
Mon
Jul 22
6.5°C 14.5°C 2.8mm
Sun
Jul 21
7.8°C 14.0°C 4.0mm
Sat
Jul 20
3.3°C 14°C -
Fri
Jul 19
2.4°C 14.8°C -

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
378.4mm
69.3 Day(s)
Total For 2019
338.6mm
66 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
350.8mm
69 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
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-5.2°C
23rd 1991
Average This Month
3.9°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
2.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.4°C
6th
Highest On Record
18.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
13.3°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
12.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
11th
Total This Month
77.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
77.9mm
15.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
157.7mm
2000
Driest On Record
36.8mm
2001
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Weather News

The week ahead for NSW

15:11 EST

A cold front is passing over southern parts of New South Wales, with cold air in its wake and unusually warm air ahead of the system over central and northern areas.

Dry winds elevate the risk of fire in the Top End

13:07 EST

With strong winds and temperatures on the rise, there has been severe fire danger declared for the Darwin and Adelaide River and Northern Fire Protection Area fire forecast areas.

Country towns close to reaching 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought

12:19 EST

Across New South Wales and Queensland's southern downs, country towns are approaching their own 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought.