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37.33°S 142.96°E 289m AMSL

Ararat Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.2°C rising
Updated at 08:50 EDT

South West for Wednesday Mostly sunny day. Slight (20%) chance of a shower later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm later tonight. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N/NE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.2°C rising
Dew Point 5.4°C falling
Feels Like 15.2°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
ESE 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:39 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 9.1°C
Ballarat Ap 14.7°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
18°C

3pm

Clear
22°C

6pm

Mostly clear
23°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 05:10 EDT
Gale Warning for Port Phillip, West Coast, Central Coast and East Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind for Western Port and Central Gippsland Coast

Vic - Wed 04:42 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) Central, South West, North Central, Wimmera, Northern Country, North East and W & S Gippsland

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Mostly sunny

Showers easing

Cloudy

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 21°C 17°C 23°C 25°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 8°C 16°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 11°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 5% 5% 5% 20% 40%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High 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 4
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NE 4km/h
NE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 30km/h
W
SW 21km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
SW 6km/h
SW
SW 11km/h
SW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SSW 8km/h
SSW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 59% 30% 79% 51% 65% 51% 68% 42% 67% 37% 53% 25% 38% 33%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 13°C 10°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 15°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:30 EDT
sunrise
06:01 EDT
sunset
20:39 EDT
last light
21:10 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 12:54 EDT
set
Thu 01:58 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 7
5°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
9.2°C 22°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
12.8°C 22.2°C 4.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
9.0°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
6.5°C 27.2°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
582.8mm
147.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
694.0mm
114 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
412.5mm
126 Day(s)
Wettest Day
51.8mm
Sep 14
Lowest Temperature
-1.0°C
Aug 5
Highest Temperature
39.8°C
Jan 13

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.0°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1993
Average This Month
8.7°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
9.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
4th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
25.0°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.0mm
5th
Total This Month
4.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
37.7mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
105.5mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1972
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.