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Ararat Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 12°C
possible_shower

Now

26.1°C rising
Updated at 10:00 EDT

South West for Sunday Humid. Cloudy. Medium chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 33.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.1°C rising
Dew Point 13.6°C rising
Feels Like 26.5°C
Relative Humidity 46%
Wind icon
ENE 1km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1010.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:48 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 25.4°C
Hamilton Ap 21.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

12pm

Intermittent rain
27°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
29°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

South West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26
Sat
Jan 27

Possible shower

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 30°C 28°C 31°C 35°C 37°C 40°C
Minimum 14°C 12°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 15°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 70% 30% 5% 20% 40% 30% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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
10
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction S 11km/h
S
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SW 15km/h
SW
S 16km/h
S
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 13km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
SE 9km/h
SE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 18km/h
NE
N 12km/h
N
Relative Humidity 72% 41% 78% 36% 71% 31% 67% 27% 65% 27% 55% 27% 45% 26%
Dew Point 14°C 16°C 12°C 13°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 16°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:01 EDT
sunrise
06:30 EDT
sunset
20:48 EDT
last light
21:18 EDT
moon
set
Sun 23:14 EDT
rise
Mon 11:03 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 21
14°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 20
12°C 33°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
17.5°C 43°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
12.0°C 40.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
3.0°C 35.0°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.9mm
7.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
12.0mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
30.8mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
7.4mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
3.0°C
Jan 17
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 6

Ararat Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
17th
Lowest On Record
0.6°C
22nd 1995
Average This Month
9.3°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
11.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
43.1°C
14th 2014
Average This Month
29.6°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
27.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.4mm
13th
Total This Month
12.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.9mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
178.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.3mm
2013
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Weather News

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

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Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

Weather news of late has been focussed on the heatwave conditions plaguing southeastern Australia - and rightly so: these conditions are severe.

100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

Nearly one year after tropical cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast, the region is marking the centenary of another destructive cyclone, which all but flattened the young town of Mackay.