CURRENT CONDITIONS FOR:
LAUNCESTON AP
Temperature Dew Point Rel. Humidity Feels Like Wind Gusts Pressure Rainfall
5.9°C 1.8°C 75% 3.2°C NW 12km/h 13km/h 1015.9hPa 0.2mm / -<
Cressy 7.8°C  Scottsdale 6.9°C  Low Head 10.2°C 

Central North for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Morning frost and possible fog. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning.

7-DAY WEATHER FORECAST: LAUNCESTON 28 DAY RAINFALL FORECAST: CLICK HERE

WED
Aug 22
THU
Aug 23
FRI
Aug 24
SAT
Aug 25
SUN
Aug 26
MON
Aug 27
TUE
Aug 28
Summary sunny
Sunny
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum -1°C 0°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 5°C
Chance of Rain
Likely Amount
10%
< 1mm
5%
< 1mm
20%
< 1mm
30%
< 1mm
30%
< 1mm
70%
1-5mm
70%
1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe High Moderate Moderate Slight Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 3km/h
SSE
8km/h
NW
1km/h
ESE
7km/h
NNW
0km/h
SSE
7km/h
NNW
3km/h
NNW
12km/h
NNW
4km/h
NNW
14km/h
NW
7km/h
S
14km/h
SSE
10km/h
SSE
15km/h
S
Relative Humidity 59% 44% 65% 42% 70% 40% 70% 42% 67% 48% 65% 41% 60% 45%
Dew Point -2°C 1°C -1°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 2°C 0°C 2°C 2°C
RADAR NW Tas
SATELLITE Tas
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Central North Weather Warnings

Tas - Wed 15:42 EST
Road Weather Alert (Icy Roads) for NW Coast, Central Nth, NE, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and SE

Next 12 hours in Launceston

mostly clear

9pm

Mostly clear
5°C
mostly clear

12am

Mostly clear
3°C
mostly clear

3am

Mostly clear
1°C
mostly clear

6am

Mostly clear
0°C
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Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
06:24 EST
sunrise
06:52 EST
sunset
17:37 EST
last light
18:06 EST
moon
set
Thu 04:46 EST
rise
Thu 14:34 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 26
moon
Mon
Sep 3
moon
Mon
Sep 10
moon
Mon
Sep 17

Launceston Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 22
-0.9°C 14°C 0.4mm
Tue
Aug 21
1.6°C 14.9°C 1.2mm
Mon
Aug 20
-1.4°C 10.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 19
-0.3°C 11.8°C 1.0mm
Sat
Aug 18
6.8°C 12.0°C 5.4mm

Launceston Year To Date

average rainfall to Aug
464.7mm
85.2 day(s)
total for 2018
450.8mm
90 day(s)
total to this day 2017
367.2mm
79 day(s)
wettest day
33.0mm
Mar 25
lowest temperature
-2.6°C
Jul 10
highest temperature
34.2°C
Jan 19

Launceston Almanac

August minimum temperature
lowest this month
-1.4°C
20th
lowest on record
-3.5°C
1st 1997
average this month
4.0°C
+0.4°C
long-term average
3.6°C
August maximum temperature
highest this month
16.3°C
5th
highest on record
20.3°C
26th 2004
average this month
13.6°C
-0.2°C
long-term average
13.8°C
August rainfall
wettest this month
8.0mm
1st
total this month
40.6mm
15 day(s)
long-term average
86.3mm
15.9 day(s)
wettest on record
223.0mm
2013
driest on record
14.9mm
1982

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Rain to replace cold spell in parts of Queensland

14:06 AEST The run of cold mornings continued for parts of southern and eastern Qld on Wednesday, with some places recording their coldest August minimums in decades.

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