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Ararat Forecast

Tonight 3°C
Tomorrow 13°C
cloudy

Now

5.8°C falling
Updated at 18:40 EST

South West for Friday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the northeast early this morning. Areas of frost, locally severe this morning, mainly in the east. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 14.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southwest at night. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 16.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.8°C falling
Dew Point 1.7°C falling
Feels Like 3.8°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
ENE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1020.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:36 EST
Sunset sunset
17:33 EST

Nearby Now

Mount William 1.0°C
Hamilton Ap 6.3°C
Kanagulk 7.4°C

Next 12 hours in Hamilton

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
7°C

12am

Mostly clear
6°C

3am

Mostly clear
6°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 16:45 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, West Coast, Central Coast and Central Gippsland Coast. Cancel for Eastern Gippsland

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 21
Sat
Jul 22
Sun
Jul 23
Mon
Jul 24
Tue
Jul 25
Wed
Jul 26
Thu
Jul 27

Sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 12°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum -2°C 3°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 60% 20% 60% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Moderate Nil Slight Slight Nil Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 7
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 7km/h
NNE
N 18km/h
N
NNE 23km/h
NNE
N 23km/h
N
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
NW 10km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
N 18km/h
N
Relative Humidity 85% 64% 75% 68% 90% 81% 94% 78% 88% 77% 91% 76% 86% 69%
Dew Point 2°C 6°C 2°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 6°C 10°C 7°C 12°C 8°C 10°C 4°C 8°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:07 EST
sunrise
07:36 EST
sunset
17:34 EST
last light
18:02 EST
moon
rise
Sat 06:03 EST
set
Sat 16:23 EST
moon
Sun
Jul 23
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 21
-3°C 11°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 20
- - 1.0mm
Wed
Jul 19
- 11°C 5.6mm
Tue
Jul 18
- 11°C 7.2mm
Mon
Jul 17
5.5°C 14°C 5.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
316.5mm
81.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
262.0mm
55 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
373.4mm
69 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.0mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
-3.0°C
Jun 3
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Feb 9

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.0°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-7.3°C
27th 1976
Average This Month
2.3°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
3.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.5°C
10th
Highest On Record
21.0°C
30th 1975
Average This Month
12.4°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
11.8°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
4th
Total This Month
48.8mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.3mm
19.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
113.5mm
1986
Driest On Record
17.0mm
1982
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