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Ararat Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.4°C falling
Updated at 00:40 EDT

South West for Wednesday Clear. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. High.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.4°C falling
Dew Point 11.3°C falling
Feels Like 16.4°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
S 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1015.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:53 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:31 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 16.5°C
Ballarat Ap 13.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
13°C

6am

Clear
12°C

9am

Clear
14°C

12pm

Mostly clear
21°C

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Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 32°C 31°C 23°C 23°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 13°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 9°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 20% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very 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 14
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h

 
Wind Direction SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 13km/h
S
SE 9km/h
SE
WSW 10km/h
WSW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SW 12km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
S 16km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
SSE 15km/h
SSE
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Relative Humidity 69% 30% 69% 22% 60% 25% 73% 37% 72% 40% 77% 42% 76%
Dew Point 12°C 10°C 11°C 7°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 8°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:26 EDT
sunrise
06:53 EDT
sunset
20:31 EDT
last light
20:59 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 09:33 EDT
set
Thu 22:08 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 10
11.7°C 28°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
12.5°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
14.1°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
13.0°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 6
11.8°C 32.0°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
71.7mm
12.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
76.4mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
73.1mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
7.2°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
39.8°C
Jan 13

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
0.3°C
7th 1980
Average This Month
12.7°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
11.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.8°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.7°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
28.2°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.4mm
1st
Total This Month
25.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
32.5mm
5.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
225.7mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1991
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14:50 EDT

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