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Colac Forecast

Today 11°C
Tonight 5°C
possible_shower

Now

8.8°C falling
Updated at 16:30 EST

South West for Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. Snow falling above 1000 metres by evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon with gusty winds and possible small hail. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h.

Currently at Mt Gellibrand

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.8°C falling
Dew Point 5.9°C rising
Feels Like 4.3°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
WNW 40km/h falling
Wind Gusts 50km/h
Pressure 1000.1hPa
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:09 EST
Sunset sunset
17:50 EST

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 8.8°C
Cape Otway 10.0°C
Sheoaks 7.8°C

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
9°C

9pm

Slight chance storm
7°C

12am

Mostly cloudy. Windy
7°C

3am

Mostly cloudy. Windy
6°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 15:47 EST
Warning for Farmers and Graziers in Victoria. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

Vic - Thu 10:12 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for South West, Central, E Gippsland, North East, W & S Gippsland & Wimmera

Vic - Thu 10:07 EST
Gale Warning for East Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, W Port, Gippsland Lakes, W, Central & Central Gippsland Coasts

National Forecast

Colac 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Late shower

Showers easing

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum 7°C 5°C 3°C 1°C 5°C 6°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 70% 90% 80% 70% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Moderate High Slight Nil Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 32
km/h
43
km/h
37
km/h
39
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
31
km/h
32
km/h
36
km/h
25
km/h
33
km/h
Wind Direction NW 32km/h
NW
WNW 43km/h
WNW
W 37km/h
W
WSW 39km/h
WSW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
SW 26km/h
SW
NW 18km/h
NW
N 24km/h
N
NNE 28km/h
NNE
NW 31km/h
NW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 99% 83% 90% 83% 88% 68% 88% 61% 98% 88% 95% 82% 94% 75%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 10°C 7°C 10°C 6°C 9°C

Colac Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:42 EST
sunrise
07:09 EST
sunset
17:50 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
rise
Fri 03:48 EST
set
Fri 14:03 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Mt Gellibrand Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 17
7°C 12°C 3.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
8°C 13°C 6.8mm
Tue
Aug 15
8°C 15°C 0.8mm
Mon
Aug 14
8°C 17°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
6.5°C 16°C 1.6mm

Mt Gellibrand Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
355.7mm
115.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
353.0mm
116 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
356.8mm
101 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.8mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
1.6°C
Jul 21
Highest Temperature
38.1°C
Jan 7

Mt Gellibrand Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
6.2°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
21.3°C
27th 2007
Average This Month
12.6°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
12.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.8mm
16th
Total This Month
26.6mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
60.9mm
19.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
110.2mm
2013
Driest On Record
29.4mm
2006
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