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Wonthaggi Forecast

Tonight 5°C
Tomorrow 13°C
mostly_sunny

Now

7.0°C falling
Updated at 19:30 EST

Central for Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost about the ranges early this morning. Medium chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow possible above 500 metres early this morning, rising to 900 metres this afternoon. Possible hail with the showers. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Sunday Mostly sunny morning. Areas of severe morning frost. Slight chance of a shower at night. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Pound Creek

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.0°C falling
Dew Point 3.1°C rising
Feels Like 6.4°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
NW 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1026.8hPa
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:59 EST
Sunset sunset
17:44 EST

Nearby Now

Rhyll 9.2°C
Cerberus 5.8°C

Next 12 hours in Wonthaggi

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
8°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sat 15:44 EST
Frost Warning for Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, North East, South West, Central, and West & South/East Gippsland

Vic - Sat 04:54 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for North Central, North East, South West, Central, West and South Gippsland and East Gippsland

National Forecast

Wonthaggi 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 12°C 13°C 11°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum 6°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 50% 80% 80% 80% 70% 50% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 13
km/h
10
km/h
3
km/h
3
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 13km/h
SSW
SW 10km/h
SW
NW 3km/h
NW
WNW 3km/h
WNW
NNE 7km/h
NNE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
W 12km/h
W
WNW 9km/h
WNW
W 10km/h
W
NNW 7km/h
NNW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 59% 59% 70% 59% 79% 73% 80% 71% 83% 65% 82% 66% 83% 65%
Dew Point 1°C 4°C 3°C 5°C 3°C 6°C 5°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 9°C

Wonthaggi Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:31 EST
sunrise
06:58 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:12 EST
moon
rise
Sun 05:36 EST
set
Sun 16:02 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Wonthaggi Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 18
- - -
Thu
Aug 17
- - -
Wed
Aug 16
- - -
Tue
Aug 15
- - -
Mon
Aug 14
- - -

Wonthaggi Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
625.0mm
100.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
536.4mm
107 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
608.8mm
129 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.6mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
-1.0°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
37.1°C
Jan 23

Wonthaggi Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-1.5°C
18th 1982
Average This Month
7.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
6.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.6°C
10th
Highest On Record
24.0°C
25th 1995
Average This Month
14.0°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
14.5°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.0mm
9th
Total This Month
33.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
100.8mm
16.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
215.8mm
2001
Driest On Record
21.7mm
1914
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14:25 EST

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10:18 EST

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