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Simpsons Creek Weather


Orbost Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 28°C
sunny

Now

16.2°C rising
Updated at 06:40 EDT

East Gippsland for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog near the coast early this morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest later tonight. Winds N/NW and light increasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W/NW in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

Currently at Mt Nowa Nowa

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.2°C rising
Dew Point 9.1°C falling
Feels Like 16.2°C
Relative Humidity 63%
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N 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:17 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:05 EDT

Nearby Now

Bairnsdale Ap 8.6°C
Gelantipy 10.9°C
Combienbar 15.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Orbost

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
15°C

12pm

Clear
25°C

3pm

Mostly clear
28°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

East Gippsland Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 05:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, Gippsland Lakes and West, Central, Central Gippsland and East Gippsland coasts

National Forecast

Orbost 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4

Sunny

Showers

Clearing shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 17°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 10% 60% 20% 10% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High 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 3
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
3
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction N 3km/h
N
ENE 5km/h
ENE
W 9km/h
W
WSW 18km/h
WSW
W 6km/h
W
SW 11km/h
SW
NW 5km/h
NW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SW 13km/h
SW
ENE 3km/h
ENE
SE 12km/h
SE
NE 4km/h
NE
SE 10km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 78% 40% 92% 66% 78% 54% 80% 49% 67% 60% 68% 60% 70% 55%
Dew Point 12°C 13°C 12°C 10°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 11°C

Orbost Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:50 EDT
sunrise
07:17 EDT
sunset
19:05 EDT
last light
19:31 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 08:08 EDT
set
Wed 20:00 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Orbost Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
9.9°C 21°C 5.4mm
Mon
Mar 27
17.4°C 36.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
16.3°C 26.3°C 0.2mm
Sat
Mar 25
14.1°C 26.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
15.5°C 21.8°C 6.0mm

Orbost Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
158.8mm
29.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
82.2mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
150.0mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Mar 23
Lowest Temperature
7.6°C
Feb 15
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 17

Orbost Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.5°C
9th
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
22nd 2002
Average This Month
14.8°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
12.9°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.7°C
27th
Highest On Record
39.0°C
14th 2008
Average This Month
26.4°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
23.9°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.2mm
23rd
Total This Month
47.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.0mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
157.6mm
2012
Driest On Record
9.2mm
2004
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