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Ararat Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 8°C
sunny

Now

22.6°C steady
Updated at 17:10 EDT

South West for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east early this morning. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 26.

Currently at Westmere

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.6°C steady
Dew Point 8.7°C falling
Feels Like 22.6°C
Relative Humidity 41%
Wind icon
SSW 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 10.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 22.9°C
Mortlake 19.4°C
Stawell Ap 26.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
21°C

9pm

Clear
15°C

12am

Clear
11°C

3am

Clear
9°C

South West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 28°C 28°C 32°C 38°C 36°C 25°C
Minimum 15°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 14°C 21°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 10% 40% 60% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 14
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 14km/h
WSW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
S 7km/h
S
WNW 10km/h
WNW
SW 10km/h
SW
SW 13km/h
SW
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 8km/h
SE
NE 12km/h
NE
NE 12km/h
NE
N 25km/h
N
NW 30km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 66% 41% 61% 27% 65% 35% 61% 26% 47% 32% 53% 37% 58% 45%
Dew Point 12°C 11°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 17°C 12°C 17°C 9°C 11°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise   New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:31 EDT
sunrise
06:02 EDT
sunset
20:44 EDT
last light
21:15 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 04:12 EDT

moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Westmere Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 13
11.8°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
6.0°C 30.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
9.9°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
6.0°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
7.3°C - 11.8mm

Westmere Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
509.1mm
162.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
558.8mm
166 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
661.2mm
167 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.4mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
-3.5°C
Aug 20
Highest Temperature
39.1°C
Jan 7

Westmere Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.5°C
5th
Lowest On Record
-0.5°C
30th 2013
Average This Month
9.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
9.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.9°C
12th
Highest On Record
43.5°C
19th 2015
Average This Month
21.5°C
-4.3°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.8mm
1st
Total This Month
43.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
43.4mm
9.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
108.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
13.2mm
2006
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Weather News

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14:43 EDT

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Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

14:23 EDT

Much of NSW is sweltering through its first heatwave of summer today, with temperatures in Sydney's west hitting 40 degrees Celsius by lunchtime, but the city's east is likely to be spared thanks to a sea breeze.

Burst of summer heat prompts fire ban in Sydney

10:00 EDT

Authorities have issued a total fire ban for Sydney today as the city's residents brace for the warmest day so far this season.