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Ararat Forecast

Today 10°C
Tonight 4°C
late_shower

Now

4.9°C steady
Updated at 10:20 EST

South West for Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of frost inland this morning. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 11.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 4.9°C steady
Dew Point 3.1°C steady
Feels Like 3.3°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
NNW 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1023.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:25 EST
Sunset sunset
17:44 EST

Nearby Now

Mount William -0.8°C
Ballarat Ap 5.4°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

12pm

Slight chance shower
4°C

3pm

Chance shower
5°C

6pm

Intermittent rain
4°C

9pm

Chance shower
4°C

South West Weather Warnings

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

Victoria Weather Update

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Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9
Mon
Aug 10

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 10°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 11°C
Minimum -1°C 4°C 2°C 1°C 1°C 1°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 80% 60% 40% 40% 40% 80% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Moderate
Frost Risk Severe Slight Moderate High High High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
W 6km/h
W
SSW 7km/h
SSW
NNE 4km/h
NNE
NW 6km/h
NW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
N 19km/h
N
WNW 16km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
Relative Humidity 83% 66% 95% 66% 95% 69% 95% 65% 94% 65% 90% 63% 95% 71%
Dew Point 1°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 6°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:57 EST
sunrise
07:25 EST
sunset
17:44 EST
last light
18:11 EST
moon
rise
Tue 22:15 EST
set
Wed 10:16 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 4
0°C - 1mm
Mon
Aug 3
5.0°C 9°C 3.0mm
Sun
Aug 2
4.0°C 12.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
0.5°C 9.5°C 1.1mm
Fri
Jul 31
-2.4°C 10.5°C 1.2mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
383.9mm
100.0 Day(s)
Total For 2015
289.7mm
84 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
269.4mm
85 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.8mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
-3.6°C
Jul 20
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 3

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.0°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-6.2°C
5th 1997
Average This Month
2.4°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
3.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
12.2°C
2nd
Highest On Record
24.5°C
29th 1982
Average This Month
10.2°C
-2.8°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
5.1mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
69.1mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
12.1mm
1982
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