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Colac Forecast

Tonight 12°C
Tomorrow 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.6°C falling
Updated at 23:20 EDT

Central for Friday Sunny. Patchy fog near the Yarra Valley early this morning. Light winds tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h inland during the day with afternoon coastal sea breezes. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog in the east in the early morning. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at Mt Gellibrand

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.6°C falling
Dew Point 10.2°C rising
Feels Like 12.3°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
SW 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:56 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 12.7°C
Aireys Inlet 14.4°C
Avalon Ap 14.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
15°C

3am

Mostly clear
13°C

6am

Mostly clear
12°C

9am

Mostly clear
17°C

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National Forecast

Colac 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 25°C 25°C 33°C 34°C 24°C 25°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 20°C 15°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 20% 40% 50% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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
20
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
34
km/h
33
km/h
38
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 9km/h
NNW
W 20km/h
W
W 14km/h
W
WSW 18km/h
WSW
ESE 23km/h
ESE
SE 27km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NW 29km/h
NW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
W 38km/h
W
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 79% 36% 78% 45% 85% 52% 75% 38% 60% 41% 73% 44% 74% 41%
Dew Point 12°C 9°C 13°C 12°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 14°C 19°C 14°C 11°C 11°C 11°C

Colac Sun & Moon Times

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sunset
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Sat 18:44 EDT
rise
Sun 05:18 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
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Dec 26
moon
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Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Mt Gellibrand Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
11°C 25°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
15.3°C 23°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
12.1°C 38.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
9.1°C 27.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
11.1°C 23.5°C 0.0mm

Mt Gellibrand Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
546.1mm
172.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
553.2mm
181 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
661.6mm
166 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.8mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
0.9°C
Sep 5
Highest Temperature
38.6°C
Dec 13

Mt Gellibrand Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.2°C
8th
Lowest On Record
4.0°C
6th 2002
Average This Month
11.1°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.6°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.6°C
19th 2015
Average This Month
22.0°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.4mm
1st
Total This Month
21.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
36.5mm
11.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
88.4mm
2008
Driest On Record
14.8mm
2000
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