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Ararat Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 42°C
sunny

Now

25.0°C rising
Updated at 06:40 EDT

South West for Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 43.

Currently at Westmere

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.0°C rising
Dew Point -2.6°C falling
Feels Like 24.8°C
Relative Humidity 16%
Wind icon
N 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 24.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:49 EDT

Nearby Now

Stawell Ap 22.9°C
Mount William 25.3°C
Hamilton Ap 20.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
35°C

3pm

Clear
40°C

6pm

Mostly clear
38°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 04:15 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Mallee, Wimmera, North Central, South West and Central

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 42°C 31°C 32°C 29°C 28°C 32°C 36°C
Minimum 17°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 9°C 7°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 40% 60% 50% 5% 20% 30% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 17
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 17km/h
NNE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 16km/h
S
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SW 9km/h
SW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSE 17km/h
SSE
S 18km/h
S
S 13km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
S 11km/h
S
Relative Humidity 18% 10% 62% 32% 68% 36% 77% 35% 69% 33% 65% 28% 59% 33%
Dew Point 0°C 3°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 12°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 16°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:58 EDT
sunrise
06:28 EDT
sunset
20:49 EDT
last light
21:19 EDT
moon
set
Fri 22:07 EDT
rise
Sat 09:07 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 18
12°C 38°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
3°C 35°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
4.9°C 32°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
11.5°C 25.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 14
5.0°C 22.0°C 3.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.9mm
7.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
12.0mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
12.4mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
7.4mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
3.0°C
Jan 17
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 6

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
17th
Lowest On Record
0.6°C
22nd 1995
Average This Month
8.4°C
-2.9°C
Long-term Average
11.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
43.1°C
14th 2014
Average This Month
28.5°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
27.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.4mm
13th
Total This Month
12.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.9mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
178.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.3mm
2013
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Weather News

Victoria sweats through heatwave as bushfires ease

06:30 EDT

Victorians are being warned there will be no respite from Thursday's heat as temperatures are expected to rise above 40 degrees Celsius again on Friday.

Weekend heatwave in NSW puts firefighters on high alert

06:02 EDT

A total fire ban has been declared for eastern and northern parts of New South Wales as firefighters brace for hot and windy conditions.

Four days of intense heat in western Sydney

17:28 EDT

Parts of western Sydney could experience their hottest four-day spell in more than 20 years between Friday and Monday.