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Wonthaggi Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 34°C
mostly_sunny

Now

11.8°C falling
Updated at 05:00 EDT

Central for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then shifting cooler SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

Currently at Pound Creek

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.8°C falling
Dew Point 11.0°C falling
Feels Like 11.8°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
ESE 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1009.9hPa
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:36 EDT

Nearby Now

Rhyll 16.3°C
Cerberus 13.7°C
Frankston 15.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Wonthaggi

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
14°C

9am

Mostly clear
21°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 04:33 EDT
Fire Weather Warning. Weather conditions are expected to be conducive towards the rapid spread of fire.

National Forecast

Wonthaggi 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 28°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 14°C 17°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 10% 5% 20% 30% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
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 7
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
3
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 7km/h
NNE
N 11km/h
N
W 17km/h
W
WSW 23km/h
WSW
E 3km/h
E
SSW 11km/h
SSW
W 8km/h
W
WSW 14km/h
WSW
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
SE 12km/h
SE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 61% 33% 75% 70% 67% 57% 69% 58% 71% 54% 73% 52% 61% 55%
Dew Point 14°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 10°C 13°C 12°C 15°C 14°C 18°C 17°C 21°C 17°C 21°C

Wonthaggi Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:15 EDT
sunrise
05:47 EDT
sunset
20:36 EDT
last light
21:08 EDT
moon
set
Wed 15:46 EDT
rise
Thu 03:28 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Wonthaggi Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 10
14.4°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
11.6°C 20.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
11.0°C 18.7°C 9.4mm
Thu
Dec 7
11.9°C 21.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 6
13.3°C 20.0°C 0.8mm

Wonthaggi Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
929.9mm
149.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
988.2mm
177 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
923.4mm
199 Day(s)
Wettest Day
63.0mm
Dec 2
Lowest Temperature
-1.0°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
37.1°C
Jan 23

Wonthaggi Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.5°C
5th
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
2nd 1982
Average This Month
13.2°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
11.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.2°C
1st
Highest On Record
41.7°C
19th 2015
Average This Month
19.5°C
-2.5°C
Long-term Average
22.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
63.0mm
2nd
Total This Month
105.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
60.1mm
9.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
143.2mm
1970
Driest On Record
4.6mm
1915
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.