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Lakes Entrance Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 14°C
late_shower

Now

25.0°C falling
Updated at 13:10 EDT

East Gippsland for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers and thunderstorms during the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

Currently at Bairnsdale Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.0°C falling
Dew Point 16.2°C rising
Feels Like 26.0°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
SSE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1004.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:25 EDT

Nearby Now

Mt Nowa Nowa 24.1°C
Orbost 22.9°C
Mt Moornapa 23.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Bairnsdale

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
19°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

East Gippsland Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 10:00 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Lakes Entrance 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 26°C 32°C 27°C
Minimum 19°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 40% 10% 10% 10% 30% 50% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 13
km/h
24
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 13km/h
NNW
SW 24km/h
SW
SE 7km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
WSW 9km/h
WSW
S 16km/h
S
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
N 12km/h
N
WSW 9km/h
WSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 55% 71% 70% 66% 82% 71% 79% 71% 80% 67% 63% 56% 74% 64%
Dew Point 16°C 18°C 12°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 17°C 19°C

Lakes Entrance Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:08 EDT
sunrise
05:40 EDT
sunset
20:25 EDT
last light
20:57 EDT
moon
set
Thu 16:33 EDT
rise
Fri 03:51 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Lakes Entrance Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
22°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
13°C 32°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
12.2°C 23°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
15.7°C 19.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
13.8°C 20.5°C 0.0mm

Lakes Entrance Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
748.0mm
109.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
445.3mm
86 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
787.8mm
95 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.0mm
Dec 2
Lowest Temperature
-2.4°C
Jul 13
Highest Temperature
36.2°C
Jan 30

Lakes Entrance Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.0°C
9th
Lowest On Record
5.9°C
13th 2006
Average This Month
14.8°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
41.7°C
20th 2015
Average This Month
23.2°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
44.0mm
2nd
Total This Month
84.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.9mm
9.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
140.1mm
2014
Driest On Record
19.2mm
2006
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