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Ararat Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.2°C falling
Updated at 00:40 EDT

South West for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending N 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.2°C falling
Dew Point 16.0°C falling
Feels Like 16.2°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
S 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1015.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:36 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:32 EDT

Nearby Now

Mortlake 17.7°C
Stawell Ap 17.5°C
Mt Gellibrand 15.9°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

12pm

Mostly clear
21°C

South West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 28°C 23°C 24°C 18°C 18°C 20°C
Minimum 13°C 20°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 3°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 10% 60% 10% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 5
km/h
9
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 5km/h
SSE
N 9km/h
N
N 23km/h
N
W 23km/h
W
W 8km/h
W
W 10km/h
W
N 10km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
SW 23km/h
SW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SSW 8km/h
SSW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 89% 48% 55% 57% 82% 45% 73% 43% 74% 51% 72% 48% 74% 53%
Dew Point 14°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 9°C 10°C 7°C 10°C 3°C 6°C 3°C 6°C 6°C 9°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:10 EDT
sunrise
07:36 EDT
sunset
19:32 EDT
last light
19:58 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 05:11 EDT
set
Sun 18:31 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Westmere Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
- - -
Thu
Mar 23
- - -
Wed
Mar 22
- - -
Tue
Mar 21
- - -
Mon
Mar 20
- - -

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
102.3mm
20.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
82.0mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
113.1mm
19 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.0mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
2.5°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Feb 9

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.0°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-0.9°C
21st 1981
Average This Month
12.5°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
9.6°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
39.0°C
7th 1991
Average This Month
28.8°C
+4.9°C
Long-term Average
23.9°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
19.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.6mm
8.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
100.8mm
1984
Driest On Record
5.4mm
2005
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12:37 EDT

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