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Ararat Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 16°C
clearing_shower

Now

10.0°C steady
Updated at 06:40 EST

South West for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming isolated and contracting to the coast during the late afternoon and evening. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then turning NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.0°C steady
Dew Point 9.5°C steady
Feels Like 8.5°C
Relative Humidity 97%
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WNW 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1014.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:27 EST
Sunset sunset
17:23 EST

Nearby Now

Mount William 4.9°C
Hamilton Ap 9.6°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

12pm

Mostly clear
10°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
8°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 05:10 EST
Strong Wind for West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 24
Thu
May 25
Fri
May 26
Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 14°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum 9°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 4°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 30% 50% 30% 90% 70% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction W 15km/h
W
W 16km/h
W
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
N 6km/h
N
N 13km/h
N
N 23km/h
N
N 26km/h
N
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NW 16km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 85% 68% 90% 81% 91% 74% 79% 64% 87% 77% 86% 70% 88% 77%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 10°C 14°C 9°C 12°C 9°C 11°C 7°C 10°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 9°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:58 EST
sunrise
07:27 EST
sunset
17:23 EST
last light
17:51 EST
moon
set
Wed 16:28 EST
rise
Thu 06:14 EST
moon
Fri
May 26
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 23
10.0°C - 5.0mm
Mon
May 22
10.6°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 21
10.5°C 21.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 20
11.5°C 15.0°C 8.4mm
Fri
May 19
12.0°C 16.0°C 15.8mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
196.8mm
45.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
185.8mm
31 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
215.9mm
35 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.0mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
-1.0°C
May 10
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Feb 9

Ararat Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
10th
Lowest On Record
-5.2°C
20th 1981
Average This Month
5.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
5.5°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.0°C
21st
Highest On Record
26.2°C
4th 1990
Average This Month
16.8°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
15.4°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.8mm
19th
Total This Month
32.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.4mm
13.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
144.5mm
1988
Driest On Record
7.4mm
1991
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