Fairfax Media Network

Ararat Weather


37.28°S 142.93°E 321m AMSL

Ararat Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 13°C
possible_shower

Now

6.5°C steady
Updated at 05:10 EST

South West for Monday Cloudy. Areas of morning fog. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast and Otways, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 13.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.5°C steady
Dew Point 5.6°C steady
Feels Like 5.4°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
NNE 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1021.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:43 EST
Sunset sunset
17:20 EST

Nearby Now

Mount William 3.0°C
Ballarat Ap 4.9°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
4°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
7°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
8°C

South West Weather Warnings

view all
Vic - Wed 05:10 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1
Sun
Jul 2
Mon
Jul 3
Tue
Jul 4

Possible shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 11°C
Minimum 5°C 3°C 1°C -1°C 1°C 3°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 50% 30% 5% 10% 70% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Moderate High Severe High Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction N 12km/h
N
NNW 12km/h
NNW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
W 17km/h
W
SW 6km/h
SW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
NE 11km/h
NE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NE 19km/h
NE
NNE 24km/h
NNE
N 23km/h
N
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NW 16km/h
NW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 94% 82% 93% 75% 86% 64% 80% 62% 75% 63% 83% 75% 88% 78%
Dew Point 6°C 10°C 7°C 8°C 3°C 6°C 1°C 4°C 0°C 5°C 3°C 7°C 3°C 8°C

Ararat 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
07:14 EST
sunrise
07:43 EST
sunset
17:20 EST
last light
17:49 EST
moon
rise
Wed 10:49 EST
set
Wed 22:05 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jun 27
1.6°C 11°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 26
0.8°C 11.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 25
6.0°C 13.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 24
4.5°C 11.0°C 3.0mm
Fri
Jun 23
5.5°C 14.0°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
253.2mm
62.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
210.2mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
312.0mm
55 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.0mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
-3.0°C
Jun 3
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Feb 9

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-6.4°C
16th 1969
Average This Month
2.4°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
3.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
20.4°C
7th 2005
Average This Month
13.6°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
12.4°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
24th
Total This Month
9.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
55.3mm
17.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
124.6mm
1991
Driest On Record
9.5mm
1969
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Climate scientists reveal their fears for the future

18:20 EST

Cradling her newborn baby girl, heatwave expert Sarah Perkins Kirkpatrick admits to feeling torn between the joy of motherhood and anxiety over her first-born child's future.

Dry fronts equating to frosty nights

15:03 EST

This winter so far has been one of dry fronts for southeastern Australia, bringing little rain and priming the air for frosty nights to follow.

Outback soaking spreading east

14:31 EST

A month's worth of rain has fallen in Western Australia's Interior during the past few days.