Fairfax Media Network

Mininera Weather


37.60°S 142.96°E 264m AMSL

Ararat Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 7°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

19.5°C steady
Updated at 12:50 EDT

South West for Thursday Mostly cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the east, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW in the late morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 23.

Currently at Westmere

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.5°C steady
Dew Point 15.7°C steady
Feels Like 19.5°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
WNW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:48 EDT

Nearby Now

Mortlake 16.4°C
Stawell Ap 21.6°C
Hamilton Ap 17.1°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

3pm

Heavy shower
20°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
15°C

9pm

Mostly clear
12°C

12am

Mostly clear
8°C

South West Weather Warnings

view all
Vic - Thu 10:31 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Late shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 23°C 25°C
Minimum 17°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 70% 10% 10% 20% 40% 50% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction N 15km/h
N
W 17km/h
W
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SW 19km/h
SW
SW 15km/h
SW
SW 18km/h
SW
SSW 8km/h
SSW
SW 8km/h
SW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
N 18km/h
N
NW 18km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 88% 83% 71% 55% 78% 65% 85% 73% 86% 67% 79% 52% 71% 65%
Dew Point 18°C 19°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 17°C

Ararat 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
06:12 EDT
sunrise
06:39 EDT
sunset
19:48 EDT
last light
20:15 EDT
moon
set
Thu 19:11 EDT
rise
Fri 07:03 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Westmere Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 17
7.0°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
4.6°C 26.5°C 0.2mm
Sun
Oct 15
1.0°C 19.9°C 0.2mm
Sat
Oct 14
5.3°C 17.7°C 0.2mm
Fri
Oct 13
8.9°C 16.0°C 1.6mm

Westmere Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
423.2mm
141.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
413.2mm
141 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
577.0mm
140 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.4mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
-3.5°C
Aug 20
Highest Temperature
39.1°C
Jan 7

Westmere Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.2°C
10th
Lowest On Record
-4.6°C
22nd 2006
Average This Month
4.9°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
5.3°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.5°C
16th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
19.0°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
19.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.8mm
12th
Total This Month
20.2mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
41.0mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
98.2mm
2016
Driest On Record
4.6mm
2015
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Will a tropical cyclone take your name this season?

12:10 EDT

The official start of Australia's tropical cyclone season is now less than a fortnight away.

Roads remain cut, homes evacuated as floodwaters rise in southern Queensland

12:03 EDT

Torrential rain has severely damaged local roads and wiped out crops in Queensland's North Burnett region, as community leaders call for immediate action by the State Government.

Specialist divers join search for trawler crewmen as focus to soon shift to recovery

11:16 EDT

The man who is thought to be the sole survivor of a trawler capsize off the central Queensland coast will be reunited with family when he arrives in Gladstone today.