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Ararat Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 26°C
sunny

Now

9.6°C falling
Updated at 06:00 EDT

South West for Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending E/SE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 26.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.6°C falling
Dew Point 5.4°C steady
Feels Like 7.7°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
S 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1014.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:35 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 7.1°C
Hamilton Ap 3.7°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
12°C

12pm

Mostly clear
18°C

3pm

Mostly clear
23°C

6pm

Mostly clear
22°C

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National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 3
Sun
Dec 4
Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 33°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C
Minimum 7°C 11°C 13°C 9°C 9°C 13°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 10% 90% 10% 5% 60% 70% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 8
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 8km/h
SSE
W 6km/h
W
NE 15km/h
NE
N 19km/h
N
SW 17km/h
SW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSW 7km/h
SSW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
NW 11km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
W 21km/h
W
W 22km/h
W
Relative Humidity 62% 34% 47% 35% 72% 44% 66% 38% 61% 35% 56% 51% 67% 52%
Dew Point 8°C 8°C 11°C 15°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 12°C 8°C 11°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:31 EDT
sunrise
06:01 EDT
sunset
20:35 EDT
last light
21:06 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 09:02 EDT
set
Sat 23:23 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 2
8.8°C 21°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
9.6°C 24.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 30
8.8°C 22.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 29
7.3°C 27.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Nov 28
6.5°C 25.0°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
582.8mm
147.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
690.0mm
113 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
412.5mm
126 Day(s)
Wettest Day
51.8mm
Sep 14
Lowest Temperature
-1.0°C
Aug 5
Highest Temperature
39.8°C
Jan 13

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.8°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1993
Average This Month
9.2°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
9.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
42.5°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
22.8°C
-1.8°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
37.7mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
105.5mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1972
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