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Portland Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 14°C
showers_easing

Now

9.6°C falling
Updated at 01:00 EST

South West for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog near the Grampians in the morning. Medium chance of showers, with possible small hail in the south in the morning. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Portland

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.6°C falling
Dew Point 8.4°C falling
Feels Like 6.9°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
NNW 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1017.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:10 EST
Sunset sunset
18:04 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Nelson 9.8°C
Port Fairy 9.6°C
Mt Gambier 9.9°C

Next 12 hours in Portland

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance shower
9°C

6am

Chance shower
8°C

9am

Shower. Chance storm
10°C

12pm

Rain
13°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Tue 10:44 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Glenelg River

National Forecast

Portland 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28
Tue
Aug 29

Showers easing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum 8°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 5°C 5°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 90% 70% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 18
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction NW 18km/h
NW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SW 12km/h
SW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
NW 14km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
SW 4km/h
SW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
W 5km/h
W
SW 16km/h
SW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 92% 68% 73% 61% 82% 70% 87% 73% 85% 71% 82% 70% 85% 66%
Dew Point 9°C 8°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 6°C

Portland 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
06:43 EST
sunrise
07:10 EST
sunset
18:04 EST
last light
18:31 EST
moon
rise
Wed 08:01 EST
set
Wed 19:40 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Portland Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 22
4.1°C 15°C 0.8mm
Mon
Aug 21
5.3°C 13°C 3.6mm
Sun
Aug 20
1.9°C 11.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
6.5°C 11.6°C 8.2mm
Fri
Aug 18
7.2°C 11.6°C 7.4mm

Portland Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
584.7mm
144.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
607.4mm
144 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
705.0mm
152 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.6mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
0.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Feb 8

Portland Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.9°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-0.7°C
5th 1997
Average This Month
6.1°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
6.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.0°C
15th
Highest On Record
24.4°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
13.8°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
14.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.8mm
6th
Total This Month
103.6mm
18 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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