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Ararat Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 14°C
possible_shower

Now

10.1°C steady
Updated at 04:50 EST

South West for Wednesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the south, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the morning. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h tending SW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.1°C steady
Dew Point 6.4°C steady
Feels Like 7.3°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
W 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1014.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:33 EST
Sunset sunset
17:37 EST

Nearby Now

Mount William 3.0°C
Ballarat Ap 7.8°C
Hamilton Ap 8.7°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

12pm

Mostly clear
8°C

3pm

Mostly clear
8°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Tue 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 26
Thu
Jul 27
Fri
Jul 28
Sat
Jul 29
Sun
Jul 30
Mon
Jul 31
Tue
Aug 1

Possible shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 14°C 13°C 14°C 18°C 13°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum 6°C 2°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 3°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 10% 90% 5% 70% 80% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Slight Nil Slight Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 19
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction W 19km/h
W
WSW 19km/h
WSW
NNE 17km/h
NNE
N 28km/h
N
WNW 10km/h
WNW
NW 15km/h
NW
NNE 25km/h
NNE
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
NNE 7km/h
NNE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 85% 70% 87% 72% 92% 69% 67% 56% 88% 75% 90% 73% 87% 66%
Dew Point 8°C 8°C 4°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 4°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 6°C 8°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:05 EST
sunrise
07:33 EST
sunset
17:37 EST
last light
18:05 EST
moon
rise
Wed 09:22 EST
set
Wed 20:50 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15
moon
Tue
Aug 22

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 25
5°C 17°C 0.6mm
Mon
Jul 24
2.5°C 14°C 2.0mm
Sun
Jul 23
5.2°C 14.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 22
1.0°C 13.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 21
-3.5°C 12.0°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
316.5mm
81.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
263.8mm
59 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
396.0mm
73 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.0mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
-3.5°C
Jul 21
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Feb 9

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.5°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-7.3°C
27th 1976
Average This Month
2.9°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
3.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.0°C
25th
Highest On Record
21.0°C
30th 1975
Average This Month
12.7°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
11.8°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
4th
Total This Month
51.4mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.3mm
19.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
113.5mm
1986
Driest On Record
17.0mm
1982
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