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Launceston Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 11°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

18.2°C falling
Updated at 13:00 EDT

Central North for Wednesday Cloudy. Slight chance of a light shower during this afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21.

Currently at Launceston

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.2°C falling
Dew Point 8.5°C rising
Feels Like 14.2°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
NNW 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:15 EDT

Nearby Now

Launceston Ap 17.6°C
Cressy 18.6°C
Scottsdale 16.2°C
Low Head 14.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Launceston

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
16°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 10:23 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for all coastal waters, bays and lakes, excluding Derwent Estuary. Cancelled SW Coast

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Launceston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Nov 20
Thu
Nov 21
Fri
Nov 22
Sat
Nov 23
Sun
Nov 24
Mon
Nov 25
Tue
Nov 26

Mostly cloudy

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 30°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 18°C
Minimum 9°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 30% 60% 20% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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
18
km/h
10
km/h
25
km/h
6
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction N 10km/h
N
N 18km/h
N
N 10km/h
N
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 28km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
W 12km/h
W
WSW 20km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 72% 50% 63% 41% 66% 47% 78% 60% 66% 49% 76% 57% 72% 46%
Dew Point 10°C 9°C 16°C 15°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 13°C 10°C 7°C

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:07 EDT
sunrise
05:39 EDT
sunset
20:15 EDT
last light
20:47 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 02:47 EDT
set
Thu 13:46 EDT
moon
Wed
Nov 27
moon
Wed
Dec 4
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19

Launceston Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Nov 20
- - 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 19
6.3°C 24°C 0.0mm
Mon
Nov 18
9.9°C 19.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Nov 17
4.6°C 20.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Nov 16
5.9°C 18.1°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
633.8mm
120.3 Day(s)
Total For 2019
472.6mm
112 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
532.8mm
123 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
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.6°C
9th
Lowest On Record
-2.0°C
16th 1981
Average This Month
8.1°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
9.1°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.2°C
1st
Highest On Record
30.7°C
1st 1987
Average This Month
18.7°C
-1.8°C
Long-term Average
20.5°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.2mm
8th
Total This Month
26.4mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.5mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
131.2mm
2013
Driest On Record
5.6mm
2003
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Weather News

The rain lottery continues across NSW

11:40 EDT

For those looking towards the sky for the next rain event, it will be much more of a hit-and-miss affair, rather than the steady soaking that is required.

Melbourne set to sizzle

05:50 EDT

Melbournians will need to dust off the fans in preparation for the upcoming heat.

Intense hot, dry, dusty winds to cut across SA

18:59 EDT

Wednesday has potential to be one of the worst fire weather days South Australia has experienced in a few years with Fire Danger expected to reach Catastrophic in several districts.