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Cape Otway Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 11°C
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Now

7.9°C falling
Updated at 06:30 EST

South West for Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. Snow falling above 700 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible hail. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/SW 30 to 45 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 10.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.9°C falling
Dew Point 5.9°C falling
Feels Like 1.6°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
NW 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1005.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 17.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:10 EST
Sunset sunset
17:51 EST

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 7.5°C
Mt Gellibrand 5.3°C
Mortlake 4.9°C

Next 12 hours in Aireys Inlet

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance storm
7°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
11°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm. Windy
10°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
8°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sat 05:14 EST
Gale Warning for W Coast, Cent Coast & E Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind for Port Phillip, W Port, Gippsland Lakes & Cent Gippsland Coast

Vic - Sat 04:46 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for Wimmera, North Central, South West, Central and West and South Gippsland

Vic - Sat 04:36 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for Central, SW, N Central, Wimmera, E Gippsland, Mallee, Northern Country, NE and W & S Gippsland

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Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Showers increasing

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 11°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum 7°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 80% 60% 70% 50% 20% 50% 50%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Moderate Moderate
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 39
km/h
46
km/h
48
km/h
39
km/h
25
km/h
37
km/h
31
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 39km/h
WNW
W 46km/h
W
SW 48km/h
SW
SW 39km/h
SW
W 25km/h
W
WNW 37km/h
WNW
WSW 31km/h
WSW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
N 14km/h
N
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
E 9km/h
E
SSE 13km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 78% 70% 67% 62% 69% 75% 74% 69% 75% 64% 68% 66% 71% 69%
Dew Point 4°C 4°C 2°C 4°C 4°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 9°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:42 EST
sunrise
07:10 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:18 EST
moon
rise
Sat 11:22 EST
set
Sun 01:22 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 26
moon
Mon
Sep 3
moon
Mon
Sep 10
moon
Mon
Sep 17

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 17
7.4°C 15°C 1.8mm
Thu
Aug 16
9.1°C 12.7°C 8.0mm
Wed
Aug 15
9.1°C 12.9°C 5.2mm
Tue
Aug 14
11.2°C 17.7°C 0.2mm
Mon
Aug 13
8.4°C 13.2°C 3.2mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
606.7mm
125.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
665.0mm
111 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
630.2mm
115 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.6mm
Aug 11
Lowest Temperature
3.7°C
Jul 12
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 6

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.7°C
12th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
11th 1866
Average This Month
8.5°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
7.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.7°C
14th
Highest On Record
25.0°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
14.1°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.6mm
11th
Total This Month
132.8mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
103.7mm
20.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
218.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
29.2mm
1914
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