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Ararat Forecast

Today 9°C
Tonight -1°C
possible_shower

Now

8.3°C rising
Updated at 13:10 EST

South West for Monday Partly cloudy. High(70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this afternoon with possible small hail in the southeast. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W 30 to 40 km/h tending SW 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 9.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.3°C rising
Dew Point 1.2°C falling
Feels Like 5.6°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
SW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1019.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:26 EST
Sunset sunset
17:43 EST

Nearby Now

Mount William -0.9°C
Ballarat Ap 5.8°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
4°C

6pm

Mostly clear
2°C

9pm

Mostly clear
0°C

12am

Mostly clear
-1°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 11:16 EST
Gale Warning for West, Central, C Gippsland & E Gippsland Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port and Gippsland Lakes

Vic - Mon 10:20 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for West and South Gippsland and East Gippsland. Cancelled in South West and Central

Victoria Weather Update

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Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Possible shower
Maximum 9°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 13°C
Minimum 3°C -1°C 4°C 3°C 2°C 1°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 60% 20% 20% 30% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Severe Slight Moderate Moderate High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SW 24km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
NW 12km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
SW 17km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
W 5km/h
W
SSW 7km/h
SSW
S 5km/h
S
S 7km/h
S
NNE 13km/h
NNE
N 16km/h
N
Relative Humidity 88% 52% 83% 68% 94% 65% 87% 69% 97% 65% 92% 64% 87% 63%
Dew Point 3°C 0°C 1°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 6°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:58 EST
sunrise
07:26 EST
sunset
17:43 EST
last light
18:11 EST
moon
rise
Mon 21:06 EST
set
Tue 09:37 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Aug 3
5°C - 3mm
Sun
Aug 2
4.0°C 12°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
0.5°C 9.5°C 1.1mm
Fri
Jul 31
-2.4°C 10.5°C 1.2mm
Thu
Jul 30
3.5°C 10.0°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
383.9mm
100.0 Day(s)
Total For 2015
288.7mm
83 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
269.4mm
85 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.8mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
-3.6°C
Jul 20
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 3

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-6.2°C
5th 1997
Average This Month
3.2°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
3.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
12.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
24.5°C
29th 1982
Average This Month
10.8°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
4.1mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
69.1mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
12.1mm
1982
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