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Ararat Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.2°C rising
Updated at 02:00 EDT

South West for Monday Mostly clear. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast during the morning, otherwise fine. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.2°C rising
Dew Point 9.2°C rising
Feels Like 11.4°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
NW 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:29 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 6.9°C
Hamilton Ap 10.8°C
Ballarat Ap 9.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
12°C

6am

Clear
11°C

9am

Mostly clear
11°C

12pm

Clear
15°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 23:31 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny

Cloud increasing

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 24°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 21°C
Minimum 8°C 9°C 6°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 5% 90% 20% 10% 10% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NW 9km/h
NW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
N 14km/h
N
NW 24km/h
NW
SW 16km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
SW 11km/h
SW
SW 9km/h
SW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
S 16km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 81% 47% 73% 51% 77% 50% 78% 48% 82% 59% 67% 50% 70% 45%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 9°C 14°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 11°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 9°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:12 EDT
sunrise
07:38 EDT
sunset
19:29 EDT
last light
19:55 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 07:22 EDT
set
Tue 19:45 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Mar 27
16.2°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
16.0°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
12.0°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
10.0°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
14.0°C 26.0°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
102.3mm
20.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
82.0mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
113.1mm
19 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.0mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
2.5°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Feb 9

Ararat Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.0°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-0.9°C
21st 1981
Average This Month
12.8°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
9.6°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
39.0°C
7th 1991
Average This Month
28.7°C
+4.8°C
Long-term Average
23.9°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
19.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.6mm
8.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
100.8mm
1984
Driest On Record
5.4mm
2005
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