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Launceston Forecast

Tonight 1°C
Tomorrow 18°C
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Now

12.1°C steady
Updated at 20:10 EDT

Central North for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the early morning. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

Currently at Launceston

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Temperature 12.1°C steady
Dew Point 3.8°C rising
Feels Like 7.5°C
Relative Humidity 57%
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SSE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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

Nearby Now

Low Head 12.5°C
Launceston Airport 8.8°C
Devonport Ap 12.8°C
Scottsdale 8.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

12am

Mostly clear
6°C

3am

Mostly clear
3°C

6am

Mostly clear
1°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Tue 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for East of Flinders Island & Central North Coast. Cancellation for Banks Strait and Franklin Sound & Upper East Coast

Tas - Tue 16:01 EDT
Frost Warning for Central North, Midlands and Upper Derwent Valley

Tas - Tue 11:25 EDT
Minor Flood Warning For The Macquarie River

Tas - Tue 10:09 EDT
Minor Flood Warning For The South Esk River

Tas - Tue 09:24 EDT
Cancellation of Sheep Graziers Warning for Furneaux Islands, Central North, North East & East Coast

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:47 EDT
sunrise
06:16 EDT
sunset
19:38 EDT
last light
20:07 EDT
moon
set
Wed 06:14 EDT
rise
Wed 19:12 EDT
moon
Thu
Oct 21
moon
Fri
Oct 29
moon
Fri
Nov 5
moon
Thu
Nov 11

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 19
8.4°C 15.9°C 7.2mm
Mon
Oct 18
8.2°C 16.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 17
3.4°C 17.9°C 0.2mm
Sat
Oct 16
10.1°C 18.7°C 0.2mm
Fri
Oct 15
13.0°C 17.1°C 17.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
580.4mm
112.9 Day(s)
Total For 2021
569.1mm
119 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2020
671.3mm
120 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.5mm
May 26
Lowest Temperature
-2.6°C
May 30
Highest Temperature
31.6°C
Jan 25

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.5°C
11th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
8.6°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
7.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.3°C
3rd
Highest On Record
28.7°C
18th 2017
Average This Month
17.8°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.2mm
7th
Total This Month
62.4mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.8mm
11.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2015
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