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Colac Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 10°C
possible_shower

Now

11.5°C falling
Updated at 15:10 EST

South West for Thursday Mostly cloudy. The chance of fog in the west early this morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning W during the morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 16.

Currently at Mt Gellibrand

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Temperature 11.5°C falling
Dew Point 7.2°C rising
Feels Like 8.5°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
SW 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:02 EST
Sunset sunset
17:42 EST

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 11.9°C
Cape Otway 13.0°C
Sheoaks 10.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

3am

Cloudy
11°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 10:58 EST
Strong Wind Warning for East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Colac 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers easing

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum 7°C 10°C 12°C 7°C 10°C 7°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 50% 80% 80% 20% 80% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 17
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 17km/h
WSW
W 24km/h
W
WNW 23km/h
WNW
W 29km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
WSW 24km/h
WSW
NW 14km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NW 29km/h
NW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
WSW 27km/h
WSW
SW 19km/h
SW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 79% 69% 98% 79% 98% 74% 94% 66% 90% 73% 88% 67% 87% 68%
Dew Point 7°C 8°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 8°C

Colac Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:35 EST
sunrise
07:02 EST
sunset
17:42 EST
last light
18:10 EST
moon
set
Thu 18:34 EST
rise
Fri 08:38 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Mt Gellibrand Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
5°C 13°C 0.2mm
Wed
Apr 26
7.0°C 11°C 4.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
13.0°C 17.3°C 38.8mm
Mon
Apr 24
12.5°C 19.1°C 6.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
14.5°C 19.9°C 0.2mm

Mt Gellibrand Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
136.7mm
39.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
208.8mm
37 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
84.6mm
30 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.8mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
5.0°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
38.1°C
Jan 7

Mt Gellibrand Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.0°C
27th
Lowest On Record
3.1°C
28th 2008
Average This Month
10.8°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
9.9°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.6°C
8th
Highest On Record
34.8°C
1st 2014
Average This Month
19.2°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
19.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
38.8mm
25th
Total This Month
110.4mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
41.6mm
14.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
118.4mm
2001
Driest On Record
9.4mm
2013
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