Weather

Launceston Local Weather

41.44°S, 147.14°E

NOW IN Launceston

Updated at 20:30 EDT

23.1°C

Feels like 23.1°C
Dew Point
11.8°C
Gusts
19km/h
Relative Humidity
49%
Pressure
-
Wind
NW 11km/h
Rainfall
0.0mm

Launceston Thursday Forecast

sunny
Sunny
13°C
30°C
5%
< 1mm
Central North for Thursday
Hot. Cloud clearing. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 31.
Friday
Hot to very hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the late afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h turning N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening then tending NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.
FRI
Jan 19
SAT
Jan 20
SUN
Jan 21
MON
Jan 22
TUE
Jan 23
WED
Jan 24
THU
Jan 25
Summary
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
drizzle
Drizzle
clearing shower
Clearing shower
increasing sunshine
Increasing sunshine
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
sunny
Sunny
Maximum 34°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 31°C
Minimum 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 13°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 30% 10% 20% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
9am3pm 9am3pm 9am3pm 9am3pm 9am3pm 9am3pm 9am3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NNW NW SSE NW SSE NNE NW NW NNW NNW NE NNW NNE NNW
Relative Humidity 56% 32% 69% 41% 74% 49% 77% 36% 65% 39% 68% 42% 67% 39%

Launceston Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
05:28 EDT
sunrise
06:00 EDT
sunset
20:44 EDT
last light
21:16 EDT
moon
set
Fri 21:58 EDT
rise
Sat 08:43 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Launceston Past 5 Days

Day Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu, Jan 18 10.5°C 29°C 0.0mm
Wed, Jan 17 14.5°C 24.9°C 0.0mm
Tue, Jan 16 12.0°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Mon, Jan 15 11.2°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Sun, Jan 14 6.5°C 22.0°C 0.0mm

Launceston Year To Date

Average rainfall to Jan 46.4mm 7.0 day(s)
Total for 2018 5.2mm 2 day(s)
Total to this day 2017 14.6mm 2 day(s)
Wettest day 4.0mm Jan 13
Lowest temperature 6.5°C Jan 14
Highest temperature 30.0°C Jan 6

Launceston Almanac

January minimum temperature
Lowest this month 6.5°C 14th
Lowest on record 2.5°C 12th 1983
Average this month 11.9°C -0.4°C
Long-term average 12.3°C
January maximum temperature
Highest this month 30.0°C 6th
Highest on record 39.0°C 30th 2009
Average this month 25.4°C +0.9°C
Long-term average 24.5°C
January rainfall
Wettest this month 4.0mm 13th
Total this month 5.2mm 2 day(s)
Long-term average 46.4mm 7.0 day(s)
Wettest on record 153.8mm 2016
Driest on record 7.3mm 2009