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Portland Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 13°C
late_shower

Now

19.0°C rising
Updated at 13:10 EDT

South West for Thursday Becoming cloudy this afternoon. High (80%) chance of showers in the southwest, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.

Currently at Portland

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.0°C rising
Dew Point 9.2°C rising
Feels Like 19.0°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
ESE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1011.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:58 EDT

Nearby Now

Cape Nelson 17.6°C
Casterton 23.4°C
Port Fairy 19.2°C

Next 12 hours in Portland

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

6pm

Intermittent rain
18°C

9pm

Rain
16°C

12am

Heavy rain
15°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 11:56 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Portland 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Late shower

Rain

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy
Maximum 19°C 17°C 20°C 23°C 23°C 19°C 19°C
Minimum 12°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 16°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 90% 20% 5% 50% 60% 20% 10%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 20
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SW 10km/h
SW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
E 12km/h
E
SE 13km/h
SE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
WSW 28km/h
WSW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 20km/h
S
Relative Humidity 69% 54% 85% 67% 75% 62% 77% 55% 75% 69% 77% 60% 70% 59%
Dew Point 10°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 11°C

Portland Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:01 EDT
sunrise
06:31 EDT
sunset
20:58 EDT
last light
21:28 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 01:01 EDT
set
Fri 14:08 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Portland Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
11°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
12.9°C 19°C 0.6mm
Tue
Jan 17
15.0°C 26.0°C 0.2mm
Mon
Jan 16
6.5°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
13.4°C 19.3°C 0.2mm

Portland Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
36.6mm
10.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
19.0mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
2.6mm
2 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
6.5°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
36.2°C
Jan 7

Portland Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.5°C
16th
Lowest On Record
1.6°C
3rd 2009
Average This Month
13.5°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
12.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.2°C
7th
Highest On Record
42.1°C
4th 2013
Average This Month
22.4°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
21.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.2mm
14th
Total This Month
19.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
36.6mm
10.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
149.6mm
2011
Driest On Record
3.8mm
2001
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