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Avalon Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 17°C
clearing_shower

Now

9.5°C steady
Updated at 04:10 EDT

Central for Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the southeast, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the late afternoon and evening. Winds SW 35 to 50 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Geelong

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Temperature 9.5°C steady
Dew Point 5.6°C rising
Feels Like 7.1°C
Relative Humidity 76%
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WSW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:53 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:37 EDT

Nearby Now

Avalon Ap 8.5°C
Frankston 12.5°C
Laverton 10.1°C
Cerberus 11.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Avalon

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
9°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
16°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
17°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 22:32 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Avalon 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Windy

Possible shower

Cloudy
Maximum 17°C 18°C 22°C 30°C 34°C 23°C 19°C
Minimum 9°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 16°C 14°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 20% 10% 40% 40% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 30
km/h
31
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
30
km/h
36
km/h
26
km/h
35
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SW 30km/h
SW
SW 31km/h
SW
W 15km/h
W
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
S 21km/h
S
NE 14km/h
NE
NNW 21km/h
NNW
N 30km/h
N
NW 36km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WSW 35km/h
WSW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 57% 51% 64% 49% 71% 51% 63% 30% 38% 29% 60% 49% 61% 47%
Dew Point 5°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 7°C 7°C

Avalon Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:21 EDT
sunrise
05:53 EDT
sunset
20:37 EDT
last light
21:08 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 14:57 EDT
set
Sat 03:05 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Geelong Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
15.4°C 23°C 1.6mm
Wed
Dec 7
8.2°C 25.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
11.9°C 21.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
16.1°C 22.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
9.4°C 28.8°C 0.0mm

Avalon Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
437.7mm
100.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
522.4mm
141 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
359.6mm
124 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.2mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
-0.3°C
Jul 17
Highest Temperature
44.4°C
Jan 13

Avalon Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
4.8°C
2nd 1995
Average This Month
10.8°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
11.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.7°C
4th
Highest On Record
43.2°C
31st 2007
Average This Month
24.1°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
5th
Total This Month
1.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
29.6mm
6.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
61.8mm
2008
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1972
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