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36.99°S 147.15°E 1776m AMSL

Mt Hotham Forecast

Today -1°C
Tonight -3°C
snow

Now

-1.2°C rising
Updated at 13:50 EST

North East for Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Snow level rising from 900 metres at first to 1500 metres. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 6 and 12. Albury-Wodonga Mostly dry. Max 12.

Currently at Falls Creek

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Temperature -1.2°C rising
Dew Point -1.5°C rising
Feels Like -6.8°C
Relative Humidity 98%
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NW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1016.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:13 EST
Sunset sunset
17:04 EST

Nearby Now

Mt Hotham Ap 4.5°C
Mt Buller -1.5°C
Hunters Hill 3.5°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Hotham

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
-4°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
-5°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
-2°C

12am

Slight chance snow shower
-1°C

North East Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 11:23 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for all districts, excluding Melbourne, Alpine Areas and the Mallee

National Forecast

Mt Hotham 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31
Thu
Jun 1
Fri
Jun 2
Sat
Jun 3
Sun
Jun 4

Snow

Windy with snow

Snow

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum -1°C 0°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 5°C 3°C
Minimum -5°C -3°C -4°C -4°C -4°C -5°C -3°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 40% 5% 5% 10% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NW 20km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
S 26km/h
S
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSW 14km/h
SSW
ESE 18km/h
ESE
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SE 15km/h
SE
WSW 13km/h
WSW
N 16km/h
N
NW 14km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 92% 96% 98% 100% 88% 86% 86% 76% 76% 76% 73% 75% 71% 77%
Dew Point -5°C -4°C -3°C -1°C -3°C -1°C -5°C -2°C -4°C -1°C -4°C 0°C -4°C -1°C

Mt Hotham Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:45 EST
sunrise
07:13 EST
sunset
17:04 EST
last light
17:33 EST
moon
set
Mon 20:49 EST
rise
Tue 11:11 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17
moon
Sat
Jun 24

Mt Hotham Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 29
-5°C - 2mm
Sun
May 28
-0.7°C 0°C 7.6mm
Sat
May 27
0.3°C 2.2°C 2.8mm
Fri
May 26
0.1°C 3.5°C 4.4mm
Thu
May 25
-0.3°C 4.2°C 0.4mm

Mt Hotham Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
575.4mm
59.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
695.6mm
84 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
858.8mm
80 Day(s)
Wettest Day
63.0mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
-6.3°C
May 3
Highest Temperature
24.2°C
Feb 10

Mt Hotham Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-6.3°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-7.4°C
30th 2000
Average This Month
0.2°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
-0.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
12.5°C
18th
Highest On Record
19.8°C
29th 1992
Average This Month
5.6°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
4.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.0mm
20th
Total This Month
80.6mm
22 Day(s)
Long-term Average
134.5mm
13.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
261.0mm
2014
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1996
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Weather News

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