CURRENT CONDITIONS FOR:
LAUNCESTON
Temperature Dew Point Rel. Humidity Feels Like Wind Gusts Pressure Rainfall
25.4°C 13.6°C 48% 26.1°C NW 22km/h 28km/h - 0.0mm / -<
Launceston Ap 25.2°C  Cressy 25.3°C  Low Head 19.1°C 

Central North for Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.

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

SAT
Dec 15
SUN
Dec 16
MON
Dec 17
TUE
Dec 18
WED
Dec 19
THU
Dec 20
FRI
Dec 21
Summary possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 24°C
Minimum 17°C 19°C 16°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 13°C
Chance of Rain
Likely Amount
90%
20-40mm
70%
1-5mm
50%
< 1mm
50%
1-5mm
40%
1-5mm
50%
1-5mm
60%
< 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 19km/h
SE
18km/h
ESE
6km/h
ESE
15km/h
N
12km/h
NNW
15km/h
W
12km/h
SSE
11km/h
ESE
5km/h
ENE
14km/h
NNE
10km/h
NW
18km/h
WSW
12km/h
SSW
12km/h
W
Relative Humidity 80% 75% 87% 65% 82% 54% 65% 49% 76% 60% 79% 52% 65% 41%
Dew Point 16°C 20°C 18°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 11°C 13°C 11°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 10°C 10°C
RADAR NW Tas
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Central North Weather Warnings

Tas - Sat 13:18 EDT
Flood Warning for the South Esk River

Tas - Sat 10:12 EDT
Road Weather Alert for the NW Coast, Central North, NE, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and SE

Tas - Sat 10:07 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Far NW Coast, Central Nth Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Is and SW Coast

Tas - Sat 09:40 EDT
Flood Watch for the North, North East, North West and Furneaux Islands

Tas - Sat 08:33 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Heavy Rain) for Furneaux Islands, North East, East Coast and Central North

Next 12 hours in Launceston

possible shower

3pm

Chance shower
25°C
possible shower

6pm

Slight chance shower
24°C
possible shower

9pm

Chance shower
22°C
heavy shower

12am

Heavy shower
21°C
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Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
04:58 EDT
sunrise
05:32 EDT
sunset
20:41 EDT
last light
21:15 EDT
moon
set
Sun 01:44 EDT
rise
Sun 13:30 EDT
moon
Sun
Dec 23
moon
Sat
Dec 29
moon
Sun
Jan 6
moon
Mon
Jan 14

Launceston Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 15
15.9°C - 4.0mm
Fri
Dec 14
16.7°C 26.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 13
15.4°C 25.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 12
11.8°C 25.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 11
12.0°C 23.8°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

average rainfall to Dec
680.5mm
128.9 day(s)
total for 2018
591.0mm
134 day(s)
total to this day 2017
600.4mm
112 day(s)
wettest day
33.0mm
Mar 25
lowest temperature
-2.6°C
Jul 10
highest temperature
34.2°C
Jan 19

Launceston Almanac

December minimum temperature
lowest this month
4.7°C
4th
lowest on record
2.0°C
12th 1995
average this month
12.6°C
+1.8°C
long-term average
10.8°C
December maximum temperature
highest this month
31.0°C
7th
highest on record
33.8°C
6th 1994
average this month
24.8°C
+2.3°C
long-term average
22.5°C
December rainfall
wettest this month
7.6mm
2nd
total this month
12.0mm
4 day(s)
long-term average
46.7mm
8.6 day(s)
wettest on record
145.1mm
1985
driest on record
6.1mm
1983

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Severe weather to continue this weekend

14:55 AEDT Flooding rain, damaging winds and severe thunderstorms will continue to affect parts of eastern and southeastern Australia this weekend.

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