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Orbost Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 15°C
sunny

Now

23.1°C rising
Updated at 17:40 EDT

East Gippsland for Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog about the ranges early this morning. Slight chance of a shower near the New South Wales border, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm about the ranges this afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h about the ranges during the day, afternoon sea breezes 20 to 30 km/h near the coast. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

Currently at Orbost

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.1°C rising
Dew Point 16.1°C rising
Feels Like 23.1°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
S 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:24 EDT

Nearby Now

Mt Nowa Nowa 21.7°C
Bairnsdale Ap 21.1°C
Combienbar 23.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Orbost

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
24°C

9pm

Clear
20°C

12am

Clear
18°C

3am

Clear
16°C

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National Forecast

Orbost 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 25°C 25°C 30°C 36°C 29°C 23°C
Minimum 13°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 18°C 18°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 30% 10% 10% 20% 50% 60% 10%
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 4
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 4km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
WSW 7km/h
WSW
S 14km/h
S
SE 6km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
E 4km/h
E
SSE 9km/h
SSE
N 18km/h
N
NNW 11km/h
NNW
W 6km/h
W
SW 15km/h
SW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
S 13km/h
S
Relative Humidity 67% 59% 80% 64% 72% 60% 69% 47% 43% 36% 70% 52% 59% 45%
Dew Point 12°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 11°C 11°C

Orbost Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
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sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Sat 18:24 EDT
rise
Sun 05:00 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Orbost Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
16°C 23°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
21.4°C 33°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
11.6°C 34.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
10.7°C 22.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
14.0°C 20.7°C 0.0mm

Orbost Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
836.6mm
155.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
455.3mm
140 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
922.5mm
144 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.2mm
Apr 11
Lowest Temperature
0.9°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 17

Orbost Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
9th
Lowest On Record
5.6°C
13th 2006
Average This Month
13.6°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
12.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.2°C
1st
Highest On Record
41.3°C
30th 2003
Average This Month
23.8°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
63.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
69.6mm
11.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
127.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
13.0mm
2006
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Weather News

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18:43 EDT

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14:43 EDT

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