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Cape Otway Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 10°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

15.1°C falling
Updated at 15:00 EDT

South West for Thursday Mostly cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the east, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW in the late morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 23.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.1°C falling
Dew Point 12.8°C falling
Feels Like 12.5°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
W 35km/h rising
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 1017.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:48 EDT

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 19.3°C
Mt Gellibrand 15.7°C
Mortlake 16.1°C

Next 12 hours in Aireys Inlet

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
16°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

3am

Mostly clear
10°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 10:31 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 20°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 21°C
Minimum 14°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 50% 60% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index High High High 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 18
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NW 18km/h
NW
W 27km/h
W
SW 28km/h
SW
SW 25km/h
SW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
WSW 27km/h
WSW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
WSW 17km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 90% 87% 67% 64% 73% 75% 84% 83% 82% 79% 83% 77% 82% 78%
Dew Point 16°C 14°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 13°C 15°C 15°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:07 EDT
sunrise
06:35 EDT
sunset
19:48 EDT
last light
20:15 EDT
moon
set
Thu 19:09 EDT
rise
Fri 07:00 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Oct 19
16°C - 15mm
Wed
Oct 18
22.1°C 32°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
11.5°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
10.0°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
7.7°C 15.8°C 0.0mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
774.0mm
160.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
861.6mm
158 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
872.6mm
174 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.6mm
Sep 4
Lowest Temperature
4.1°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Feb 22

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.7°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-0.6°C
6th 1900
Average This Month
10.8°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
9.5°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
34.2°C
24th 1914
Average This Month
17.9°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
19th
Total This Month
43.0mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
79.3mm
16.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
225.1mm
1949
Driest On Record
6.5mm
1914
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