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Ararat Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

6.9°C falling
Updated at 02:40 EST

South West for Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning N/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Westmere

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.9°C falling
Dew Point 5.0°C falling
Feels Like 4.4°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
NW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:11 EST
Sunset sunset
17:38 EST

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 5.1°C
Mortlake 7.9°C
Stawell Ap 8.8°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
7°C

6am

Mostly clear
5°C

9am

Mostly clear
7°C

12pm

Mostly clear
10°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Tue 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Victoria Weather Update

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Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 21°C 20°C 23°C 19°C 16°C 15°C
Minimum 6°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 40% 70% 90% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 12
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 12km/h
WNW
NW 19km/h
NW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NNW 27km/h
NNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 13km/h
NW
NE 12km/h
NE
N 20km/h
N
NNE 26km/h
NNE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
N 26km/h
N
WNW 25km/h
WNW
W 19km/h
W
SW 19km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 77% 58% 70% 54% 69% 54% 68% 45% 83% 88% 84% 80% 83% 77%
Dew Point 6°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 15°C 9°C 13°C 9°C 10°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:44 EST
sunrise
07:11 EST
sunset
17:38 EST
last light
18:05 EST
moon
rise
Wed 03:42 EST
set
Wed 16:05 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Westmere Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 3
11.0°C - 0.0mm
Mon
May 2
5.4°C 17.1°C 0.2mm
Sun
May 1
10.4°C 13.2°C 15.2mm
Sat
Apr 30
14.0°C 23.9°C 4.8mm
Fri
Apr 29
14.2°C 17.4°C 0.4mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
196.8mm
45.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
144.7mm
28 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
133.6mm
38 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.6mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
1.8°C
Apr 3
Highest Temperature
39.8°C
Jan 13

Ararat Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.2°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-5.2°C
20th 1981
Average This Month
7.7°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
5.5°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.0°C
3rd
Highest On Record
26.2°C
4th 1990
Average This Month
16.3°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
15.4°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
1st
Total This Month
15.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.4mm
13.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
144.5mm
1988
Driest On Record
7.4mm
1991
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Weather News

Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

21:31 EST

A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).

Dry season storm dumps heavy rain on Darwin

18:23 EST

A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.

Wet season wraps up with below average rainfall for many Top End cattle stations

17:53 EST

Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.