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Ararat Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.4°C rising
Updated at 16:10 EDT

South West for Monday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the southeast early this morning. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 36.

Currently at Ben Nevis

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.4°C rising
Dew Point 8.7°C falling
Feels Like 27.3°C
Relative Humidity 29%
Wind icon
NW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 13.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 30.1°C
Stawell Ap 33.6°C
Mount William 23.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

3am

Mostly cloudy. Windy
25°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 15:15 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for elevated areas of Central, South West, North Central and Wimmera

Vic - Mon 10:27 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, West Coast, Central Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower
Maximum 37°C 33°C 24°C 27°C 30°C 32°C 25°C
Minimum 15°C 22°C 12°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 30% 50% 40% 5% 5% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 7
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NE 7km/h
NE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
N 16km/h
N
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
SW 8km/h
SW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
W 4km/h
W
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NW 8km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SW 20km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 48% 23% 46% 39% 64% 47% 65% 35% 63% 28% 48% 25% 61% 43%
Dew Point 13°C 12°C 11°C 18°C 11°C 11°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 8°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 20:33 EDT
rise
Tue 06:48 EDT
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 18
12°C 34°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 17
11.0°C 29°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
8.5°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
10.0°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
10.0°C 25.0°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
584.2mm
146.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
585.6mm
116 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
766.8mm
130 Day(s)
Wettest Day
37.0mm
Nov 16
Lowest Temperature
-4.0°C
Aug 20
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Feb 9

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.0°C
5th
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1993
Average This Month
10.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
9.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.5°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
24.7°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
24.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.4mm
1st
Total This Month
37.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
37.7mm
8.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
105.5mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1972
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Weather News

NT Christmas forecast: No monsoon for the Top End while Alice Springs swelters

15:35 EDT

Territorians are in for more hot and sticky conditions in the lead up to Christmas day with the weather bureau ruling out the chance of monsoonal rain to bring relief on the 25th.

Ashes third Test delayed as freak storm blows covers off WACA pitch

15:09 EDT

Australia's quest to regain the Ashes has been halted by bad weather on day five of the third test in Perth as a whips through the South West of WA.

Severe heat and thunderstorms for NSW and ACT

14:53 EDT

Heat is building alongside the threat of severe thunderstorms over much of NSW and the ACT today and over the coming days.