Launceston Weather


Launceston Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 14°C
clearing_shower

Now

11.3°C steady
Updated at 07:40 EST

Central North for Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 800 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 12.

Currently at Launceston

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Temperature 11.3°C steady
Dew Point 9.2°C rising
Feels Like 7.5°C
Relative Humidity 87%
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NW 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.4mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
18:03 EST

Nearby Now

Launceston Airport 9.9°C
Cressy 9.6°C
Scottsdale 9.2°C
Low Head 12.1°C

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9am

Shower
11°C

12pm

Chance shower
13°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
12°C

6pm

Mostly clear
9°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sat 05:00 EST
Gale Warning for Banks Strait & Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island & Far North West, Central North, South East & South 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 Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:42 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
18:03 EST
last light
18:31 EST
moon
rise
Sat 14:54 EST
set
Sun 05:32 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 21
moon
Wed
Sep 29
moon
Wed
Oct 6
moon
Wed
Oct 13

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 17
1.0°C 14.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 16
6.6°C 16.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 15
7.1°C 14.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 14
0.8°C 15.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 13
1.3°C 14.3°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
529.7mm
101.7 Day(s)
Total For 2021
484.1mm
99 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2020
552.2mm
103 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.5mm
May 26
Lowest Temperature
-2.6°C
May 30
Highest Temperature
31.6°C
Jan 25

Launceston Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
-2.4°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
5.7°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
5.3°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
24.8°C
27th 1987
Average This Month
16.1°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
15.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.4mm
4th
Total This Month
21.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
64.8mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
115.8mm
2002
Driest On Record
8.4mm
1994
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