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Colac Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

9.3°C falling
Updated at 23:10 EST

South West for Thursday Mostly sunny morning. Patchy fog in the southeast early this morning. Areas of smoke haze during this afternoon and evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Friday Mostly sunny apart from areas of smoke haze. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the west during the late afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at Westmere

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.3°C falling
Dew Point 4.7°C falling
Feels Like 8.7°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
ENE 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:55 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Mt Gellibrand 12.4°C
Sheoaks 9.4°C
Ballarat Ap 10.5°C
Mortlake 12.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

3am

Mostly clear
11°C

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

9am

Mostly clear
14°C

South West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Colac 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 25°C 23°C 19°C
Minimum 7°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 15°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 20% 10% 50% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 13
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NW 13km/h
NW
S 13km/h
S
E 15km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
W 18km/h
W
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NE 16km/h
NE
N 24km/h
N
N 26km/h
N
NNW 30km/h
NNW
W 14km/h
W
SW 22km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 75% 43% 92% 49% 93% 51% 97% 51% 81% 44% 63% 45% 92% 62%
Dew Point 7°C 8°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 12°C

Colac Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:29 EST
sunrise
06:56 EST
sunset
17:52 EST
last light
18:18 EST
moon
rise
Fri 11:03 EST
set
Fri 21:16 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Westmere Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 19
4.6°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
0.0°C 21.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 17
8.9°C 16.0°C 0.4mm
Mon
Apr 16
13.2°C 16.8°C 0.8mm
Sun
Apr 15
9.7°C 16.8°C 9.4mm

Westmere Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
125.5mm
33.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
54.2mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
108.8mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
13.8mm
Mar 24
Lowest Temperature
0.0°C
Apr 18
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Jan 19

Westmere Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.0°C
18th
Lowest On Record
-1.5°C
13th 2015
Average This Month
8.6°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
7.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.7°C
10th
Highest On Record
35.6°C
1st 2014
Average This Month
22.8°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.4mm
15th
Total This Month
12.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
37.6mm
12.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
91.6mm
2017
Driest On Record
10.8mm
2013
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