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37.28°S 142.93°E 321m AMSL

Ararat Forecast

Tonight 15°C
Tomorrow 33°C
sunny

Now

23.5°C falling
Updated at 23:00 EDT

South West for Monday Clear. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning. Afternoon southeasterly coastal seabreezes at 15 to 20 km/h.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.5°C falling
Dew Point 6.7°C rising
Feels Like 23.5°C
Relative Humidity 34%
Wind icon
ESE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1020.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 10.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:10 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:11 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 19.2°C
Ballarat Ap 21.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
19°C

3am

Clear
17°C

6am

Clear
16°C

9am

Clear
18°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 22:00 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 32°C 33°C 34°C 33°C 29°C 31°C 28°C
Minimum 14°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 60% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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
10
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 14km/h
NE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 11km/h
NE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
SE 4km/h
SE
SE 6km/h
SE
S 12km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 12km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
S 16km/h
S
Relative Humidity 53% 26% 47% 23% 44% 22% 42% 26% 61% 34% 68% 41% 71% 45%
Dew Point 10°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 14°C 16°C 13°C 14°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:45 EDT
sunrise
07:11 EDT
sunset
20:10 EDT
last light
20:36 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 08:34 EDT
set
Tue 21:13 EDT
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 27
11.5°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 26
10.8°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
9.5°C 23.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
12.5°C 22.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
11.5°C 25.5°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
71.7mm
12.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
93.0mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
81.7mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.4mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
2.5°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Feb 9

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.5°C
21st
Lowest On Record
0.3°C
7th 1980
Average This Month
10.7°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
11.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.5°C
9th
Highest On Record
44.7°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
26.9°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.0mm
6th
Total This Month
32.2mm
5 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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Weather News

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21:58 EDT

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Perth leaves cool, wet summer behind

17:05 EDT

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Eastern seaboard's soaking start to autumn

12:46 EDT

Parts of Australia's eastern seaboard could receive more than a month's worth of rain in the next week, raising the risk of flooding during the opening days of autumn.