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Cape Otway Weather


Cape Otway Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 13°C
sunny

Now

18.7°C falling
Updated at 17:10 EDT

South West for Friday Areas of fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending S/SW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 27.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.7°C falling
Dew Point 12.0°C falling
Feels Like 18.7°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
SSW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1011.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:55 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 21.6°C
Mt Gellibrand 24.1°C
Mortlake 23.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Aireys Inlet

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
22°C

9pm

Clear
18°C

12am

Clear
16°C

3am

Mostly clear
14°C

South West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 20°C 19°C 23°C 27°C 20°C 19°C
Minimum 13°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 18°C 15°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 40% 40% 60% 70% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 7
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
35
km/h
39
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NW 7km/h
NW
SW 11km/h
SW
NW 17km/h
NW
W 18km/h
W
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
E 20km/h
E
NNW 25km/h
NNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
WNW 39km/h
WNW
W 22km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
Relative Humidity 74% 67% 79% 72% 80% 71% 78% 68% 70% 68% 73% 68% 68% 66%
Dew Point 11°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 13°C 20°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 12°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

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Sat 18:47 EDT
rise
Sun 05:17 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
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moon
Tue
Jan 9

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
11°C 20°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
15.7°C 19°C 0.2mm
Wed
Dec 13
13.3°C 35.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
9.3°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
14.2°C 18.2°C 0.0mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
890.2mm
186.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
947.8mm
186 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
956.8mm
203 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.6mm
Sep 4
Lowest Temperature
4.1°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
35.7°C
Dec 13

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.3°C
12th
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
15th 1866
Average This Month
12.7°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
12.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.7°C
13th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
31st 1897
Average This Month
19.5°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
19.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.0mm
8th
Total This Month
23.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
53.1mm
12.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
153.7mm
1875
Driest On Record
2.6mm
1897
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Weather News

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10:33 EDT

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Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

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14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.