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Portland Forecast

Tonight 6°C
Tomorrow 14°C
rain

Now

7.6°C falling
Updated at 21:40 EST

South West for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 12.
Friday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of rain, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

Currently at Portland

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.6°C falling
Dew Point 5.4°C falling
Feels Like 4.4°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
NW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1013.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:19 EST
Sunset sunset
17:58 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Nelson 8.5°C
Mt Gambier 6.4°C
Casterton 7.3°C

Next 12 hours in Portland

48-hour forecast

12am

Chance shower
9°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

6am

Mostly clear
7°C

9am

Mostly clear
9°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 16:40 EST
Gale Warning for West and Central coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port and Central Gippsland and East Gippsland coasts

Weatherpulse

Portland 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 16
Fri
Aug 17
Sat
Aug 18
Sun
Aug 19
Mon
Aug 20
Tue
Aug 21
Wed
Aug 22

Mostly sunny

Rain

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny
Maximum 13°C 14°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 15°C
Minimum 9°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 70% 90% 90% 40% 60% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
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 22
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
34
km/h
33
km/h
41
km/h
31
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction W 22km/h
W
WNW 23km/h
WNW
N 25km/h
N
NNW 34km/h
NNW
W 33km/h
W
WSW 41km/h
WSW
SW 31km/h
SW
SW 28km/h
SW
W 20km/h
W
W 30km/h
W
W 18km/h
W
W 16km/h
W
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 18km/h
N
Relative Humidity 70% 60% 82% 75% 76% 69% 64% 57% 72% 68% 78% 64% 71% 55%
Dew Point 5°C 5°C 6°C 10°C 3°C 5°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 6°C

Portland Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:51 EST
sunrise
07:18 EST
sunset
17:59 EST
last light
18:26 EST
moon
set
Thu 23:27 EST
rise
Fri 10:56 EST
moon
Sat
Aug 18
moon
Sun
Aug 26
moon
Mon
Sep 3
moon
Mon
Sep 10

Portland Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 16
8.7°C 13°C 1.8mm
Wed
Aug 15
10.2°C 13.8°C 3.6mm
Tue
Aug 14
8.8°C 15.9°C 0.2mm
Mon
Aug 13
10.2°C 14.2°C 3.6mm
Sun
Aug 12
5.4°C 12.8°C 7.0mm

Portland Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
584.7mm
144.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
635.6mm
131 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
579.0mm
139 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.0mm
Aug 11
Lowest Temperature
0.8°C
Jul 14
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 6

Portland Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.1°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-0.7°C
5th 1997
Average This Month
7.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
6.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.9°C
5th
Highest On Record
24.4°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
13.6°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
14.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.0mm
11th
Total This Month
78.0mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
106.9mm
23.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
255.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
26.2mm
1982
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