Launceston Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Wednesday 29 January 2020.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 26
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Launceston area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northwesterly 20 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending northerly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Launceston 26
Mostly sunny. Mowbray 26
Mostly sunny. Prospect 26

Thursday 30 January

Summary
Min 15
Max 32
Hot and sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Launceston area

Hot and sunny. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Friday 31 January

Summary
Min 15
Max 37
Very hot. Late rain.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Launceston area

Very hot. Sunny morning. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Saturday 1 February

Summary
Min 21
Max 25
Rain.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Launceston area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds northerly 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then turning northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Sunday 2 February

Summary
Min 12
Max 20
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Launceston area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower later in the day. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Monday 3 February

Summary
Min 11
Max 18
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Launceston area

Partly cloudy. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting southerly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Tuesday 4 February

Summary
Min 7
Max 21
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Launceston area

Mostly sunny. Light winds.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:20 pm EDT Wednesday.

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