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Wonthaggi Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 14°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

16.4°C rising
Updated at 08:19 EDT

Central for Friday Patchy fog in the early morning. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the Otways later tonight. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Pound Creek

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.4°C rising
Dew Point 9.3°C rising
Feels Like 13.9°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
E 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:24 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:24 EDT

Nearby Now

Rhyll 16.9°C
Cerberus 17.3°C
Frankston 16.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Wonthaggi

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

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National Forecast

Wonthaggi 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30

Mostly cloudy

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 26°C 26°C 31°C 22°C 24°C 22°C
Minimum 14°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 14°C 13°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 40% 40% 30% 90% 10% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High 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 21
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction E 21km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
NNE 10km/h
NNE
WNW 7km/h
WNW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
N 25km/h
N
WNW 27km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NW 9km/h
NW
W 21km/h
W
WSW 24km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 76% 61% 78% 67% 84% 66% 59% 66% 75% 62% 77% 57% 74% 64%
Dew Point 13°C 17°C 13°C 20°C 15°C 19°C 17°C 21°C 12°C 15°C 12°C 15°C 11°C 14°C

Wonthaggi Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:57 EDT
sunrise
07:24 EDT
sunset
19:24 EDT
last light
19:51 EDT
moon
set
Fri 17:04 EDT
rise
Sat 03:55 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Wonthaggi Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 23
14.5°C - 1.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
16.8°C 20.9°C 26.4mm
Tue
Mar 21
18.5°C 26.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
12.9°C 27.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 19
11.9°C 31.2°C 0.0mm

Wonthaggi Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
153.6mm
23.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
151.8mm
28 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
116.6mm
34 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
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.2°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
10th 1972
Average This Month
14.9°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
12.2°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.5°C
15th
Highest On Record
39.3°C
16th 2008
Average This Month
26.4°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
22.7°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.4mm
22nd
Total This Month
34.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
60.4mm
9.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
209.8mm
1919
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1930
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