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Ararat Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 33°C
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Now

19.0°C steady
Updated at 05:50 EDT

South West for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west during this afternoon and evening. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h turning N 30 to 45 km/h during the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Westmere

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.0°C steady
Dew Point 17.3°C steady
Feels Like 19.0°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:06 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:16 EDT

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 18.6°C
Stawell Ap 19.4°C
Mortlake 19.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

3pm

Mostly clear
28°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 04:59 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Mallee, Wimmera and South West

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 27°C 21°C 26°C 32°C 30°C 24°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 6°C 3°C 7°C 12°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 10% 5% 5% 40% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Moderate Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 21
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NE 21km/h
NE
NNE 28km/h
NNE
NW 19km/h
NW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SSE 4km/h
SSE
NE 15km/h
NE
N 18km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
W 18km/h
W
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SW 11km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 66% 34% 71% 69% 67% 43% 73% 30% 48% 25% 43% 29% 68% 38%
Dew Point 15°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 3°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 8°C 5°C 10°C 6°C 7°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:39 EDT
sunrise
07:06 EDT
sunset
20:16 EDT
last light
20:43 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 14:09 EDT
set
Sat 00:49 EDT
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Westmere Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 22
19.4°C - -
Wed
Feb 21
14.3°C 31.0°C -
Tue
Feb 20
14.0°C 30.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
14.0°C 24.8°C 0.4mm
Sun
Feb 18
7.9°C 25.3°C 0.0mm

Westmere Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
65.2mm
13.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
11.8mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
74.6mm
14 Day(s)
Wettest Day
5.2mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
3.7°C
Jan 10
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Jan 19

Westmere Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.3°C
17th
Lowest On Record
1.9°C
21st 2017
Average This Month
11.6°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
11.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.1°C
7th
Highest On Record
45.5°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
28.4°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
27.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.8mm
14th
Total This Month
2.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.3mm
6.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
47.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2009
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