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Wonthaggi Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 16°C
possible_shower

Now

11.3°C falling
Updated at 19:39 EST

Central for Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the Yarra Valley, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Possible hail. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Possible hail in the southeast in the early morning. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h tending W 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Pound Creek

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.3°C falling
Dew Point 4.7°C falling
Feels Like 8.4°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
SW 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:55 EST
Sunset sunset
17:36 EST

Nearby Now

Rhyll 10.8°C
Cerberus 11.6°C
Frankston 10.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Wonthaggi

48-hour forecast

9pm

Chance shower
11°C

12am

Chance shower
10°C

3am

Slight chance shower
10°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 16:40 EST
Gale Warning for East Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, Central Coast and Central Gippsland Coast

Vic - Wed 16:37 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for North Central, North East, Central, West and South Gippsland and East Gippsland

National Forecast

Wonthaggi 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers easing

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers easing
Maximum 15°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 15°C
Minimum 9°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 9°C 11°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 70% 40% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 28
km/h
29
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SW 28km/h
SW
SW 29km/h
SW
SW 17km/h
SW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SW 16km/h
SW
NW 7km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
W 19km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
Relative Humidity 73% 54% 66% 61% 88% 77% 81% 69% 79% 62% 75% 66% 76% 64%
Dew Point 7°C 5°C 5°C 9°C 13°C 14°C 11°C 12°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 7°C 7°C

Wonthaggi Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:28 EST
sunrise
06:56 EST
sunset
17:35 EST
last light
18:02 EST
moon
rise
Thu 07:19 EST
set
Thu 18:26 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Wonthaggi Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 26
9.8°C - 17.8mm
Tue
Apr 25
14.5°C 17.5°C 40.6mm
Mon
Apr 24
12.9°C 22.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
14.6°C 19.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 22
15.9°C 22.1°C 3.8mm

Wonthaggi Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
232.1mm
35.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
251.6mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
162.0mm
51 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.6mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
5.9°C
Apr 3
Highest Temperature
37.1°C
Jan 23

Wonthaggi Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.9°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
29th 1986
Average This Month
11.3°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
10.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
32.8°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
21.3°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
19.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
40.6mm
25th
Total This Month
83.6mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
78.5mm
12.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
224.9mm
1935
Driest On Record
1.0mm
1923
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