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Orbost Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 18°C
sunny

Now

26.4°C falling
Updated at 17:00 EDT

East Gippsland for Wednesday Clear. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Orbost

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.4°C falling
Dew Point 16.3°C falling
Feels Like 27.0°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
SSE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 6.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:56 EDT

Nearby Now

Mt Nowa Nowa 25.0°C
Bairnsdale Ap 26.2°C
Gelantipy 28.4°C
Combienbar 31.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Orbost

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
31°C

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

12am

Mostly clear
22°C

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

East Gippsland Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 16:40 EDT
Gale Warning West Coast. Strong Wind Warning Port Phillip, Western Port, Central Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Orbost 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Sunny

Sunny

Drizzle

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 25°C 20°C 19°C 22°C 27°C 30°C
Minimum 12°C 18°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 20% 50% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High Very 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 4
km/h
5
km/h
3
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
15
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 4km/h
NNE
ENE 5km/h
ENE
W 3km/h
W
S 13km/h
S
WSW 4km/h
WSW
SW 15km/h
SW
W 5km/h
W
SSE 12km/h
SSE
E 8km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
NE 8km/h
NE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
SE 9km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 77% 43% 66% 57% 87% 78% 82% 75% 78% 58% 76% 54% 72% 48%
Dew Point 14°C 18°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 17°C 18°C 18°C

Orbost Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:17 EDT
sunrise
06:44 EDT
sunset
19:55 EDT
last light
20:22 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 03:07 EDT
set
Thu 17:32 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Orbost Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
9.7°C 27°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
8.4°C 21.8°C 0.2mm
Mon
Feb 20
9.1°C 20.9°C -
Sun
Feb 19
7.7°C 20.8°C 4.6mm
Sat
Feb 18
13.8°C 16.0°C 1.6mm

Orbost Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
102.8mm
18.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
30.6mm
15 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
86.0mm
19 Day(s)
Wettest Day
9.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
7.6°C
Feb 15
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 17

Orbost Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.6°C
15th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
1st 2007
Average This Month
13.8°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
14.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.5°C
9th
Highest On Record
45.7°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
24.3°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.6mm
19th
Total This Month
13.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.4mm
9.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
140.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
10.4mm
2014
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