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Colac Forecast

Today 11°C
Tonight 3°C
showers

Now

8.5°C rising
Updated at 15:20 EST

Central for Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely late this afternoon and evening. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h tending N/NW 35 to 50 km/h in the morning then tending NW/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 13.

Currently at Mt Gellibrand

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.5°C rising
Dew Point 4.1°C falling
Feels Like 2.8°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
NNW 64km/h rising
Wind Gusts 69km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:28 EST
Sunset sunset
17:35 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 10.1°C
Aireys Inlet 9.9°C
Avalon Ap 12.1°C

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

6pm

Intermittent rain. Windy
10°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
9°C

12am

Mostly clear
6°C

3am

Mostly clear
5°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 10:12 EST
Gale Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port & West, Central, Central Gippsland & East Gippsland coasts

Vic - Thu 09:56 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for North East, Central, West and South Gippsland and East Gippsland

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Colac 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5

Showers

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 11°C
Minimum 6°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 3°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 40% 80% 60% 70% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Moderate Low
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Slight Slight Slight Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 35
km/h
43
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
28
km/h
31
km/h
30
km/h
39
km/h
35
km/h
36
km/h
27
km/h
35
km/h
29
km/h
35
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 35km/h
NNW
NNW 43km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 29km/h
NW
W 28km/h
W
W 31km/h
W
NW 30km/h
NW
W 39km/h
W
WSW 35km/h
WSW
WSW 36km/h
WSW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
W 35km/h
W
Relative Humidity 69% 63% 90% 56% 98% 60% 81% 70% 84% 64% 88% 79% 93% 75%
Dew Point 2°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 2°C 3°C 5°C 3°C 2°C 2°C 5°C 5°C 6°C

Colac Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
07:00 EST
sunrise
07:28 EST
sunset
17:35 EST
last light
18:03 EST
moon
rise
Thu 16:26 EST
set
Fri 06:45 EST
moon
Fri
Jul 31
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23

Mt Gellibrand Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 30
5°C 10°C 0.2mm
Wed
Jul 29
5.0°C 10°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jul 28
3.9°C 11.1°C 1.6mm
Mon
Jul 27
2.1°C 10.5°C 6.2mm
Sun
Jul 26
3.4°C 7.7°C 5.2mm

Mt Gellibrand Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
287.1mm
96.5 Day(s)
Total For 2015
284.2mm
92 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
305.8mm
101 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.8mm
Feb 14
Lowest Temperature
0.7°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
40.2°C
Jan 2

Mt Gellibrand Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.7°C
15th
Lowest On Record
0.9°C
23rd 2008
Average This Month
4.5°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
5.3°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.8°C
24th
Highest On Record
19.3°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
10.8°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.2mm
27th
Total This Month
32.8mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.3mm
20.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
100.6mm
2007
Driest On Record
30.8mm
2006
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