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Ararat Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 15°C
cloudy

Now

10.4°C steady
Updated at 06:20 EST

South West for Thursday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the south, increasing to a high chance near the Otways. Only the slight chance of showers in the north. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15.

Currently at Westmere

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.4°C steady
Dew Point 8.0°C falling
Feels Like 9.9°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
WSW 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:27 EST
Sunset sunset
17:23 EST

Nearby Now

Stawell Ap 10.8°C
Hamilton Ap 10.4°C
Mount William 3.1°C
Mortlake 11.0°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
9°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

6pm

Mostly clear
8°C

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National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 15°C 11°C
Minimum 6°C 4°C 4°C 9°C 8°C 7°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 10% 70% 80% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SW 10km/h
SW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
NE 15km/h
NE
NE 18km/h
NE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
N 18km/h
N
N 17km/h
N
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 90% 70% 91% 60% 86% 61% 75% 66% 88% 74% 85% 80% 85% 77%
Dew Point 9°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 8°C 13°C 8°C 12°C 4°C 7°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:58 EST
sunrise
07:27 EST
sunset
17:23 EST
last light
17:51 EST
moon
rise
Thu 14:36 EST
set
Fri 02:40 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 23
8.0°C 13°C 2.0mm
Tue
May 22
2.9°C 15.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
8.2°C 15.0°C 1.6mm
Sun
May 20
3.5°C 15.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 19
2.5°C 12.0°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
197.9mm
45.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
115.0mm
25 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
170.4mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.6mm
May 11
Lowest Temperature
0.0°C
Apr 18
Highest Temperature
42.8°C
Jan 19

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.0°C
9th
Lowest On Record
-5.2°C
20th 1981
Average This Month
5.7°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
26.2°C
4th 1990
Average This Month
15.5°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
15.5°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.6mm
11th
Total This Month
54.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
54.0mm
13.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
144.5mm
1988
Driest On Record
7.4mm
1991
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