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Mt Hotham Forecast

Today 6°C
Tonight -1°C
sunny

Now

5.1°C falling
Updated at 17:20 EST

North East for Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog and frost early this morning, mainly in the north. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 21.

Currently at Falls Creek

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.1°C falling
Dew Point 3.0°C rising
Feels Like 3.6°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1026.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EST
Sunset sunset
18:07 EST

Nearby Now

Mt Hotham Ap 11.6°C
Mt Buller 4.7°C
Hunters Hill 11.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mt Hotham

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
4°C

9pm

Mostly clear
2°C

12am

Mostly clear
1°C

3am

Mostly clear
0°C

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Mt Hotham 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Snow

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Snow
Maximum 6°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 5°C 8°C 1°C
Minimum -1°C -1°C -7°C -5°C -5°C 0°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 10% 60% 5% 20% 20% 50% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe High Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 0
km/h
0
km/h
0
km/h
2
km/h
1
km/h
0
km/h
0
km/h
0
km/h
0
km/h
0
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
3
km/h
2
km/h
Wind Direction Calm
NNW
Calm
WNW
Calm
S
S 2km/h
S
SE 1km/h
SE
Calm
SSE
Calm
NW
Calm
W
Calm
NNW
Calm
NW
N 6km/h
N
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NW 3km/h
NW
NW 2km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 71% 59% 79% 72% 67% 49% 71% 57% 65% 52% 61% 50% 72% 67%
Dew Point -3°C -1°C -2°C -5°C -10°C -8°C -6°C -5°C -6°C -4°C -3°C -2°C -5°C -6°C

Mt Hotham Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:35 EST
sunrise
06:01 EST
sunset
18:08 EST
last light
18:34 EST
moon
set
Sun 05:08 EST
rise
Sun 16:18 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 25
moon
Tue
Oct 2
moon
Tue
Oct 9
moon
Wed
Oct 17

Mt Hotham Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Sep 22
-0.1°C 6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 21
-3.0°C 6.1°C 0.2mm
Thu
Sep 20
-5.3°C 1.9°C 0.8mm
Wed
Sep 19
-3.7°C -1.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 18
-4.1°C 3.2°C 0.0mm

Mt Hotham Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1165.2mm
127.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
741.8mm
114 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
756.0mm
101 Day(s)
Wettest Day
51.2mm
May 4
Lowest Temperature
-9.8°C
Aug 29
Highest Temperature
25.1°C
Jan 20

Mt Hotham Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-8.0°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-9.2°C
28th 2003
Average This Month
-2.9°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
-1.6°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
11.5°C
10th
Highest On Record
13.7°C
30th 2001
Average This Month
2.8°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
3.4°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
32.6mm
7th
Total This Month
56.2mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
145.0mm
15.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
358.6mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1996
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Weather News

Cold Sunday on the way for Tasmania

13:56 EST

A cold front will cross Tasmania on Saturday, leaving a brisk southwesterly airflow and snow down to low levels in some parts on Sunday.

End of season snow?

11:58 EST

The snow season may be slowly drawing to a close, but there are signs of a few more flurries yet to come.

Neighbours in Need program organises visitors for farmers who need a friendly chat

08:22 EST

It is no secret life on the land can be isolating at times, and when drought bites it can be even harder for farmers to take time off from the farm.