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Ararat Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 6°C
late_shower

Now

17.3°C rising
Updated at 10:30 EDT

South West for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely during the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before shifting cooler SW 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon, then tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.3°C rising
Dew Point 11.6°C falling
Feels Like 17.3°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
NNW 22km/h steady
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1009.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:27 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 9.8°C
Hamilton Ap 16.4°C
Kanagulk 18.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
16°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

6pm

Shower
13°C

9pm

Rain
9°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 05:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, Gippsland Lakes and West, Central, Central Gippsland and East Gippsland coasts

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 16°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 20°C 23°C
Minimum 9°C 6°C 4°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 10% 20% 5% 20% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Slight Nil Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 16
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 25km/h
NW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
SW 5km/h
SW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
W 11km/h
W
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
N 7km/h
N
Relative Humidity 78% 57% 77% 53% 80% 46% 83% 57% 72% 55% 69% 46% 65% 41%
Dew Point 10°C 14°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 9°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:12 EDT
sunrise
07:38 EDT
sunset
19:27 EDT
last light
19:53 EDT
moon
set
Wed 20:23 EDT
rise
Thu 09:40 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
Wed
Mar 29
10°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
7.6°C 24°C 1.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
16.2°C 28.0°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

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
102.3mm
20.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
83.0mm
15 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
7.6°C
28th
Lowest On Record
-0.9°C
21st 1981
Average This Month
12.5°C
+2.9°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
28.6°C
+4.7°C
Long-term Average
23.9°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
20.0mm
5 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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