Launceston, Tasmania, Australia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

This article contains affiliate links to Amazon and other vendors. We may earn commission from purchases made through these links.

Traveling to Launceston, Tasmania, Australia? If you're planning to go to Launceston, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

Contents

About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

Based on the climate and weather in Launceston, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

Important essentials for Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Launceston, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can become worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly product.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Launceston, Tasmania, Australia by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you visit Launceston during January, you might notice that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

February

February in Launceston is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 40% to 50% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

March

If you visit Launceston during March, you are likely to notice that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

April

If you go to Launceston in April, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

May

May is cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

June

If you go to Launceston in June, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

July

July in Launceston is brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

August

August in Launceston is pretty cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

September

If you vacation in Launceston during September, you might find that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

October

October in Launceston is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

November

If you vacation in Launceston during November, you may see that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

December

Traveling to Launceston in December, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Activities for Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Launceston.

Check out our guides for these other locations: Cherai, India, Englewood, New Jersey, United States of America, Greater Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America, Nahuel Huapi National Park, Argentina, Garissa, Kenya, Strabane, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, Sindelfingen, Germany, Sangla Hill, Pakistan, Argolis, Greece, Royal Oak, Michigan, United States of America, and Tampin, Malaysia.