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37.33°S 142.96°E 289m AMSL

Ararat Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 15°C
sunny

Now

28.7°C rising
Updated at 13:40 EDT

South West for Tuesday Patchy fog early this morning. Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending NE/SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 32.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.7°C rising
Dew Point -4.6°C falling
Feels Like 27.1°C
Relative Humidity 11%
Wind icon
S 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1014.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 26.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:42 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 22.7°C
Ballarat Ap 26.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
26°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
17°C

South West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18

Sunny

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 31°C 38°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 30°C 28°C
Minimum 7°C 15°C 15°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 60% 30% 5% 10% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm
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 5
km/h
7
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SE 5km/h
SE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NNW 24km/h
NNW
SW 14km/h
SW
SW 17km/h
SW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
SW 10km/h
SW
SW 13km/h
SW
E 9km/h
E
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 16km/h
NE
N 15km/h
N
Relative Humidity 64% 24% 37% 19% 78% 45% 64% 31% 69% 43% 60% 28% 56% 52%
Dew Point 9°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 14°C 14°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 14°C 9°C 9°C 12°C 17°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:30 EDT
sunrise
06:01 EDT
sunset
20:42 EDT
last light
21:13 EDT
moon
set
Tue 14:58 EDT
rise
Wed 03:09 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
10°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
11°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
11°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
13°C 23°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
7.0°C 19°C 7.0mm

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
765.8mm
129 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
27.0°C
10th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
21.2°C
-3.5°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

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.