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Ararat Forecast

Tonight 9°C
Tomorrow 26°C
windy

Now

23.8°C rising
Updated at 18:00 EDT

South West for Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Medium chance of light showers late this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming S 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon then tending SE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the east, slight chance elsewhere. Showers, mainly in the morning. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day then turning E 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.8°C rising
Dew Point 11.2°C rising
Feels Like 23.8°C
Relative Humidity 45%
Wind icon
S 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1011.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 9.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:23 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 13.2°C
Ballarat Ap 22.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

9pm

Intermittent rain
17°C

12am

Rain
16°C

3am

Slight chance shower
16°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sun 16:40 EDT
Gale Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port and Central Coast. Strong Wind Warning for West, Central Gippsland & East Gippsland Coasts

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 18
Mon
Feb 19
Tue
Feb 20
Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24

Possible shower

Windy

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 26°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 7°C 9°C 9°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 80% 5% 5% 30% 30% 50% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Extreme Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 5
km/h
10
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 5km/h
SSE
SW 10km/h
SW
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
NE 18km/h
NE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NE 14km/h
NE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 13km/h
N
W 19km/h
W
Relative Humidity 69% 33% 81% 47% 64% 28% 49% 28% 51% 35% 53% 39% 53% 57%
Dew Point 9°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 8°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 12°C 9°C 14°C 14°C 19°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Monday 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 EDT
sunrise
07:02 EDT
sunset
20:22 EDT
last light
20:49 EDT
moon
set
Sun 21:49 EDT
rise
Mon 09:57 EDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 18
8°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
3.8°C 29°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
4.5°C 24.5°C 0.4mm
Thu
Feb 15
5.5°C 22.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 14
11.2°C 22.5°C 1.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
71.8mm
12.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
16.2mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
46.6mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
7.4mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
3.0°C
Jan 17
Highest Temperature
42.8°C
Jan 19

Ararat Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.8°C
17th
Lowest On Record
0.3°C
7th 1980
Average This Month
7.8°C
-3.6°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.5°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.7°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
28.8°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
14th
Total This Month
1.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.9mm
5.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
225.7mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1991
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Weather News

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Man missing as dangerous swell from cyclone causes havoc along NSW coast

15:53 EDT

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Thunderstorms and hazardous surf for New South Wales

15:19 EDT

Monday will be an action-packed day for much of NSW as surface and upper level troughs generate widespread thunderstorms, and Tropical Cyclone Gita sends big waves to the coast.