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Wonthaggi Forecast

Tonight 15°C
Tomorrow 21°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.8°C falling
Updated at 19:49 EDT

Central for Wednesday Clear. Winds NW/NE 25 to 40 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of drizzle during the evening. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

Currently at Pound Creek

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.8°C falling
Dew Point 14.2°C rising
Feels Like 23.8°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
ENE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 6.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:53 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Rhyll 24.1°C
Cerberus 29.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Wonthaggi

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

12am

Clear
22°C

3am

Clear
17°C

6am

Clear
15°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 17:51 EDT
Gale Warning for West Coast. Strong Wind Warning Port Phillip, Western Port, Central Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Vic - Wed 04:59 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, North East, South West and Central for today

National Forecast

Wonthaggi 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Drizzle clearing

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 25°C 26°C 28°C
Minimum 12°C 15°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 20% 30% 5% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High Very High Very High
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 9
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 9km/h
ENE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NW 14km/h
NW
W 18km/h
W
SW 8km/h
SW
SW 18km/h
SW
S 13km/h
S
SSE 18km/h
SSE
E 17km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
N 11km/h
N
NNW 8km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 61% 34% 64% 66% 68% 60% 64% 60% 67% 50% 67% 50% 61% 46%
Dew Point 12°C 14°C 11°C 14°C 10°C 13°C 8°C 12°C 10°C 14°C 10°C 15°C 14°C 15°C

Wonthaggi Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:27 EDT
sunrise
06:54 EDT
sunset
20:08 EDT
last light
20:35 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 03:17 EDT
set
Thu 17:46 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Pound Creek Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
12.1°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
12.6°C 20.7°C 3.2mm
Mon
Feb 20
9.8°C 18.7°C 21.8mm
Sun
Feb 19
10.0°C 17.9°C 6.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
12.7°C 18.5°C 1.4mm

Wonthaggi Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
93.2mm
14.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
115.2mm
23 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
75.2mm
22 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.6mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
7.4°C
Jan 25
Highest Temperature
37.1°C
Jan 23

Wonthaggi Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.4°C
15th
Lowest On Record
3.1°C
9th 1987
Average This Month
13.0°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
13.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.6°C
8th
Highest On Record
45.0°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
23.2°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
44.6mm
6th
Total This Month
76.0mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.0mm
6.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
187.4mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1983
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15:24 EDT

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11:55 EDT

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