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Colac Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.3°C rising
Updated at 00:30 EDT

South West for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Wednesday Mostly sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning E 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Currently at Mt Gellibrand

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.3°C rising
Dew Point 12.7°C steady
Feels Like 18.3°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
ESE 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1021.0hPa
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:00 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:22 EDT

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 18.0°C
Cape Otway 20.2°C
Sheoaks 16.0°C
Mortlake 17.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

6am

Mostly clear
15°C

9am

Mostly clear
21°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

South West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Colac 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 27°C 26°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 15°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 50% 60% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Extreme Very High
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 15
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NE 15km/h
NE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NE 14km/h
NE
E 17km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
WNW 16km/h
WNW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
SE 18km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
NNW 19km/h
NNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
SE 19km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 73% 39% 70% 40% 77% 40% 71% 53% 79% 55% 88% 64% 95% 69%
Dew Point 16°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 19°C

Colac Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:30 EDT
sunrise
06:00 EDT
sunset
20:22 EDT
last light
20:52 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 08:00 EDT
set
Tue 22:37 EDT
moon
Mon
Nov 27
moon
Mon
Dec 4
moon
Sun
Dec 10
moon
Mon
Dec 18

Mt Gellibrand Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Nov 20
15°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sun
Nov 19
14.4°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sat
Nov 18
13.6°C 26.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Nov 17
14.6°C 22.9°C 7.6mm
Thu
Nov 16
14.5°C 19.0°C 11.4mm

Mt Gellibrand Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
509.6mm
161.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
521.2mm
171 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
652.6mm
160 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.8mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
0.9°C
Sep 5
Highest Temperature
38.1°C
Jan 7

Mt Gellibrand Almanac

full climatology
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.1°C
4th
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
11th 2001
Average This Month
10.5°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
9.5°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.4°C
14th
Highest On Record
38.1°C
29th 2012
Average This Month
21.3°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
20.5°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.4mm
16th
Total This Month
20.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.3mm
12.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
86.4mm
2007
Driest On Record
12.6mm
2006
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