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Cape Otway Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 13°C
drizzle

Now

17.3°C falling
Updated at 09:40 EDT

South West for Thursday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of drizzle in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 25.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.3°C falling
Dew Point 13.6°C falling
Feels Like 17.3°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
W 25km/h steady
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1016.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:02 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:16 EDT

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 17.6°C
Mt Gellibrand 16.6°C
Avalon Ap 19.9°C

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

6pm

Mostly clear
21°C

9pm

Mostly clear
15°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 05:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for West Coast, Central Coast and East Gippsland Coast. Cancelled for Central Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Drizzle

Drizzle

Drizzle clearing

Drizzle clearing

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 19°C 18°C 21°C 23°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 16°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 30% 10% 20% 5% 5% 5% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Extreme Very High
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 32
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 32km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
WSW 16km/h
WSW
SW 19km/h
SW
S 24km/h
S
SSE 24km/h
SSE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NE 9km/h
NE
N 13km/h
N
SSE 8km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 83% 78% 74% 70% 71% 64% 80% 69% 77% 66% 64% 57% 66% 67%
Dew Point 14°C 15°C 11°C 13°C 9°C 11°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 17°C 16°C 19°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:35 EDT
sunrise
07:02 EDT
sunset
20:16 EDT
last light
20:44 EDT
moon
set
Thu 17:55 EDT
rise
Fri 04:20 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 23
16°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
14.8°C 34°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
13.5°C 22.0°C 0.2mm
Mon
Feb 20
10.8°C 16.8°C 8.6mm
Sun
Feb 19
10.6°C 14.9°C 4.6mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
84.8mm
18.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
80.2mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
44.6mm
19 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.0mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
9.8°C
Jan 25
Highest Temperature
34.0°C
Feb 22

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.2°C
1st
Lowest On Record
2.8°C
20th 1867
Average This Month
13.6°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
13.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
22nd
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 1995
Average This Month
21.0°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
21.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.2mm
6th
Total This Month
38.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.6mm
9.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
154.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1870
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