Cape Otway Weather


Cape Otway Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 21°C
cloudy

Now

16.5°C steady
Updated at 03:20 EDT

South West for Sunday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the south in the early morning. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 31.
Monday Cloud clearing to a sunny day. Patchy fog in the southeast in the early morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE early in the morning then tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 33.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.5°C steady
Dew Point 13.2°C steady
Feels Like 15.0°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
WSW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1021.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:51 EDT

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 13.7°C
Mt Gellibrand 12.5°C
Mortlake 11.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Aireys Inlet

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
15°C

9am

Mostly clear
19°C

12pm

Mostly clear
21°C

3pm

Clear
22°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jan 20
Mon
Jan 21
Tue
Jan 22
Wed
Jan 23
Thu
Jan 24
Fri
Jan 25
Sat
Jan 26

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 23°C 24°C 21°C 26°C 30°C 23°C
Minimum 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 19°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 5% 30% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 11
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 11km/h
WSW
SW 13km/h
SW
ESE 7km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
E 8km/h
E
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
E 25km/h
E
E 23km/h
E
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
SW 11km/h
SW
S 13km/h
S
Relative Humidity 83% 76% 86% 77% 84% 73% 83% 70% 76% 63% 65% 73% 78% 71%
Dew Point 15°C 17°C 16°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 23°C 22°C 14°C 17°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:52 EDT
sunrise
06:23 EDT
sunset
20:51 EDT
last light
21:21 EDT
moon
set
Sun 04:54 EDT
rise
Sun 20:01 EDT
moon
Mon
Jan 21
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 19
15.7°C 20°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 18
17.7°C 21.0°C 1.2mm
Thu
Jan 17
18.0°C 30.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 16
16.2°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 15
13.9°C 31.6°C 0.0mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
44.2mm
9.8 Day(s)
Total For 2019
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
51.4mm
6 Day(s)
Wettest Day
1.2mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
11.5°C
Jan 1
Highest Temperature
32.4°C
Jan 3

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
18th 1867
Average This Month
15.1°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.4°C
3rd
Highest On Record
43.3°C
24th 1982
Average This Month
23.0°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
21.3°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.2mm
18th
Total This Month
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.2mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
133.1mm
1946
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1878
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