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Ararat Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 37°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.7°C falling
Updated at 02:20 EDT

South West for Monday Clear. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the south mainly late in the day and at night, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW in the afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.7°C falling
Dew Point 7.0°C rising
Feels Like 20.7°C
Relative Humidity 41%
Wind icon
NE 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1008.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 7.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:26 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:50 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 20.3°C
Hamilton Ap 18.8°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

6am

Mostly clear
16°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

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National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 37°C 24°C 27°C 23°C 27°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 15°C 14°C 9°C 14°C 10°C 10°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 60% 40% 90% 20% 30% 60% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 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 13
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction N 13km/h
N
NW 20km/h
NW
S 20km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 5km/h
ESE
SW 10km/h
SW
SW 19km/h
SW
S 13km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
ESE 8km/h
ESE
NE 8km/h
NE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 33% 18% 69% 36% 61% 27% 74% 55% 70% 37% 56% 29% 49% 39%
Dew Point 7°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 17°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:56 EDT
sunrise
06:26 EDT
sunset
20:50 EDT
last light
21:20 EDT
moon
set
Tue 11:10 EDT
rise
Tue 23:53 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
8°C 29°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
11.6°C 26°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
13.0°C 21.8°C 19.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
13.5°C 28.0°C 0.6mm
Thu
Jan 12
11.0°C 32.8°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.2mm
7.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
24.4mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
3.5mm
2 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
8.0°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Jan 7

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.0°C
16th
Lowest On Record
0.6°C
22nd 1995
Average This Month
13.4°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.7°C
7th
Highest On Record
43.1°C
14th 2014
Average This Month
29.1°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
26.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.0mm
14th
Total This Month
24.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.2mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
178.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.3mm
2013
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Weather News

Scorpions, rats emerge as rain continues to fall in flood-hit Tennant Creek

22:25 EDT

Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.

Central Australian tourists treated to 'desert in her party dress' after constant rainfall

22:16 EDT

Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.