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Ararat Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 24°C
sunny

Now

17.1°C falling
Updated at 20:00 EDT

South West for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Otways. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S in the evening.
Sunday Patchy fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.1°C falling
Dew Point 8.3°C rising
Feels Like 17.1°C
Relative Humidity 56%
Wind icon
S 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1022.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:41 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 8.0°C
Ballarat Ap 13.0°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
11°C

12am

Clear
9°C

3am

Clear
8°C

6am

Mostly clear
6°C

South West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Cloud increasing

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 21°C 24°C 32°C 33°C 21°C 22°C 29°C
Minimum 5°C 8°C 9°C 18°C 12°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 70% 20% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Slight 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
12
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 5km/h
WSW
SW 12km/h
SW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SSW 7km/h
SSW
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
N 24km/h
N
NNW 28km/h
NNW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
E 9km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
Relative Humidity 68% 45% 70% 38% 50% 24% 35% 41% 71% 51% 63% 43% 62% 36%
Dew Point 7°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 17°C 9°C 11°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 12°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:30 EDT
sunrise
06:01 EDT
sunset
20:42 EDT
last light
21:13 EDT
moon
set
Sun 03:50 EDT
rise
Sun 17:21 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
Sat
Dec 10
9.0°C 17°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 9
7.5°C 15.2°C 8.0mm
Thu
Dec 8
9.5°C 20.0°C 24.2mm
Wed
Dec 7
4.6°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
9.2°C 22.2°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
582.8mm
147.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
726.2mm
116 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
416.9mm
127 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
4.6°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1993
Average This Month
8.6°C
-0.7°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
23.0°C
-1.6°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
24.2mm
8th
Total This Month
36.2mm
3 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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