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Ararat Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 24°C
clearing_shower

Now

13.5°C steady
Updated at 07:20 EDT

South West for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a light shower early this morning. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h turning SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Westmere

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.5°C steady
Dew Point 11.0°C steady
Feels Like 12.7°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
SSW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:50 EDT

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 11.9°C
Mortlake 12.8°C
Stawell Ap 14.5°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

12pm

Mostly clear
15°C

3pm

Mostly clear
20°C

6pm

Clear
20°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 05:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24

Clearing shower

Late shower

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 24°C 27°C 22°C 27°C 33°C 35°C 27°C
Minimum 13°C 9°C 14°C 9°C 10°C 18°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 20% 80% 20% 5% 60% 70% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 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 22
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction S 22km/h
S
S 21km/h
S
SE 15km/h
SE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 16km/h
S
S 16km/h
S
ESE 7km/h
ESE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NW 15km/h
NW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
SW 19km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 72% 37% 60% 23% 77% 54% 68% 36% 59% 28% 50% 40% 67% 49%
Dew Point 10°C 8°C 7°C 4°C 11°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 15°C 19°C 15°C 16°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:57 EDT
sunrise
06:27 EDT
sunset
20:50 EDT
last light
21:19 EDT
moon
set
Wed 12:09 EDT
rise
Thu 00:24 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Westmere Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 17
11.2°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
5.1°C 33.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
10.5°C 24.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
12.1°C 21.9°C 9.8mm
Fri
Jan 13
15.1°C 24.4°C 1.6mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.2mm
7.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
24.4mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
3.5mm
2 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
8.2°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Jan 7

Ararat Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.2°C
16th
Lowest On Record
0.6°C
22nd 1995
Average This Month
13.6°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.7°C
7th
Highest On Record
43.1°C
14th 2014
Average This Month
29.9°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
26.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.0mm
14th
Total This Month
24.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.2mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
178.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.3mm
2013
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