Fairfax Media Network

Mount Hotham Weather


36.99°S 147.15°E 1776m AMSL

Mt Hotham Forecast

Today 0°C
Tonight -7°C
snow

Now

0.7°C steady
Updated at 13:30 EST

North East for Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the ranges, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 15.

Currently at Mt Hotham

24-hour graph
Temperature 0.7°C steady
Dew Point 0.6°C steady
Feels Like -3.2°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
SE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EST
Sunset sunset
17:47 EST

Nearby Now

Falls Creek 0.9°C
Mt Hotham Ap 4.7°C
Mt Buller 1.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Hotham

48-hour forecast

3pm

Snow showers
0°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
-2°C

9pm

Mostly clear
-4°C

12am

Mostly clear
-5°C

North East Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

Victoria Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Mt Hotham 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 28
Sat
Aug 29
Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3

Snow

Snow

Snow

Snow

Frost then sunny

Snow

Frost then sunny
Maximum 0°C -2°C 0°C 1°C 1°C 0°C 2°C
Minimum -4°C -7°C -4°C -6°C -3°C -3°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 80% 40% 50% 30% 60% 70% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 22
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 22km/h
WSW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
W 22km/h
W
SW 21km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
SW 17km/h
SW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
N 18km/h
N
NNE 17km/h
NNE
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SW 24km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 100% 100% 87% 100% 100% 100% 97% 92% 86% 93% 100% 100% 100% 98%
Dew Point -4°C 0°C -7°C -2°C -2°C 0°C -3°C 0°C -2°C 0°C 0°C 0°C 0°C 2°C

Mt Hotham Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:13 EST
sunrise
06:39 EST
sunset
17:47 EST
last light
18:13 EST
moon
rise
Fri 16:06 EST
set
Sat 05:50 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 30
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21

Falls Creek Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 28
-3°C - 2mm
Thu
Aug 27
-0.5°C 3°C 4.4mm
Wed
Aug 26
-2.5°C 3.0°C 11.8mm
Tue
Aug 25
-1.5°C 0.0°C 21.8mm
Mon
Aug 24
0.0°C 0.5°C 0.0mm

Falls Creek Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
866.5mm
89.8 Day(s)
Total For 2015
849.2mm
102 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
752.8mm
111 Day(s)
Wettest Day
97.4mm
Apr 18
Lowest Temperature
-8.6°C
Aug 4
Highest Temperature
23.1°C
Jan 2

Falls Creek Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-8.6°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-9.3°C
11th 2005
Average This Month
-3.1°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
-2.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
5.3°C
21st
Highest On Record
11.9°C
29th 2006
Average This Month
1.2°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
1.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
21.8mm
25th
Total This Month
70.6mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
101.2mm
13.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
231.8mm
2012
Driest On Record
20.6mm
2006
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Canberra's coldest winter since 2000

13:17 EST

Canberrans have endured a much harsher winter than any in the past decade.

PNG prime minister Peter O'Neill may review Australian food import ban amid drought

11:42 EST

Papua New Guinea's prime minister Peter O'Neill says he may review a recent ban on importing Australian fruit and vegetables into the country.

NSW weather: Residents return to south coast homes to assess damage; Warragamba continues to spill

11:19 EST

Residents are returning to their properties on the New South Wales south coast, with the threat to life and property now passed following days of heavy downpours that led to significant flooding.