West Launceston Weather


41.45°S 147.13°E 162m AMSL

Launceston Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.3°C falling
Updated at 23:10 EDT

Central North for Friday Partly cloudy. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 20.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.3°C falling
Dew Point 8.9°C falling
Feels Like 12.3°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
ENE 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:08 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 12.2°C
Cressy 11.5°C
Scottsdale 12.4°C
Low Head 14.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
13°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 21
Sat
Feb 22
Sun
Feb 23
Mon
Feb 24
Tue
Feb 25
Wed
Feb 26
Thu
Feb 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 23°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 20°C 21°C
Minimum 11°C 8°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 10% 60% 60% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
18
km/h
4
km/h
19
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction S 10km/h
S
SSW 11km/h
SSW
NNE 3km/h
NNE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
SE 4km/h
SE
N 19km/h
N
ESE 6km/h
ESE
N 16km/h
N
N 9km/h
N
NNW 23km/h
NNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 27km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 62% 38% 68% 43% 75% 50% 82% 45% 72% 50% 72% 37% 63% 47%
Dew Point 7°C 4°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 10°C 5°C 6°C 9°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:14 EDT
sunrise
06:43 EDT
sunset
20:07 EDT
last light
20:35 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 04:50 EDT
set
Sat 19:41 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 24
moon
Tue
Mar 3
moon
Tue
Mar 10
moon
Mon
Mar 16

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 21
9.2°C 19°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 20
7.0°C 22.1°C 5.6mm
Wed
Feb 19
11.2°C 17.7°C 33.2mm
Tue
Feb 18
7.8°C 23.0°C -
Mon
Feb 17
- 24.4°C -

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
76.7mm
13.0 Day(s)
Total For 2020
92.0mm
15 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
60.8mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.2mm
Feb 19
Lowest Temperature
4.2°C
Feb 4
Highest Temperature
35.9°C
Jan 31

Launceston Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.2°C
4th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
27th 1982
Average This Month
12.9°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.2°C
7th
Highest On Record
34.4°C
7th 1983
Average This Month
24.4°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
33.2mm
19th
Total This Month
49.6mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.3mm
6.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
107.4mm
1999
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2003
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