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Ararat Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 33°C
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Now

27.2°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EDT

South West for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon. Winds NE 25 to 40 km/h shifting W/NW 30 to 45 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.2°C rising
Dew Point 6.6°C falling
Feels Like 26.4°C
Relative Humidity 27%
Wind icon
ENE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1000.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 17.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Mount William 20.5°C
Ballarat Ap 25.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy. Windy
25°C

6am

Mostly cloudy. Windy
25°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12pm

Mostly clear
28°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 22:00 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Port Phillip, West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Vic - Mon 21:49 EDT
for People in Parts of Central, E Gippsland, S W, N Central, N E, W & S Gippsland & Wimmera Forecast Districts

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23
Sun
Dec 24
Mon
Dec 25

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 24°C 27°C 30°C 32°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 22°C 12°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 13°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 5% 5% 80% 70% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 16
km/h
28
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction N 16km/h
N
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
SW 8km/h
SW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
W 4km/h
W
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NW 8km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SW 20km/h
SW
S 19km/h
S
S 19km/h
S
Relative Humidity 46% 39% 64% 47% 65% 34% 63% 27% 48% 25% 61% 43% 59% 37%
Dew Point 11°C 18°C 11°C 12°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 6°C 8°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
rise
Tue 06:48 EDT
set
Tue 21:23 EDT
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 18
12°C 34°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 17
11.0°C 29°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
8.5°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
10.0°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
10.0°C 25.0°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
584.2mm
146.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
585.6mm
116 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
766.8mm
130 Day(s)
Wettest Day
37.0mm
Nov 16
Lowest Temperature
-4.0°C
Aug 20
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Feb 9

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.0°C
5th
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1993
Average This Month
10.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
9.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.5°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
24.7°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
24.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.4mm
1st
Total This Month
37.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
37.7mm
8.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
105.5mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1972
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Weather News

NT Christmas forecast: No monsoon for the Top End while Alice Springs swelters

19:03 EDT

Territorians are in for more hot and sticky conditions in the lead up to Christmas day with the weather bureau ruling out the chance of monsoonal rain to bring relief on the 25th.

Ashes third Test delayed as freak storm blows covers off WACA pitch

15:09 EDT

Australia's quest to regain the Ashes has been halted by bad weather on day five of the third test in Perth as a whips through the South West of WA.

Severe heat and thunderstorms for NSW and ACT

14:53 EDT

Heat is building alongside the threat of severe thunderstorms over much of NSW and the ACT today and over the coming days.