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Cape Otway Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 18°C
drizzle_clearing

Now

19.6°C falling
Updated at 14:20 EDT

South West for Sunday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of drizzle in the south early this morning. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending N 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.6°C falling
Dew Point 14.6°C falling
Feels Like 19.6°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
ENE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1013.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:34 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:29 EDT

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 19.8°C
Mt Gellibrand 21.0°C
Sheoaks 21.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
25°C

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Mostly clear
19°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sun 10:54 EDT
Gale Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, Central Coast and Central/East Gippsland Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Gippsland Lakes and

National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1

Drizzle clearing

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 26°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 18°C 19°C
Minimum 16°C 18°C 15°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 10% 90% 30% 30% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High 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 4
km/h
11
km/h
29
km/h
39
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
30
km/h
21
km/h
25
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19
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21
km/h
Wind Direction SE 4km/h
SE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
NNW 29km/h
NNW
WNW 39km/h
WNW
NW 25km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NW 22km/h
NW
SW 28km/h
SW
WSW 30km/h
WSW
W 21km/h
W
W 25km/h
W
W 19km/h
W
WSW 21km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 90% 83% 64% 73% 77% 68% 77% 64% 70% 63% 68% 67% 76% 71%
Dew Point 15°C 17°C 18°C 15°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 13°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:07 EDT
sunrise
07:34 EDT
sunset
19:29 EDT
last light
19:56 EDT
moon
set
Sun 18:30 EDT
rise
Mon 06:12 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Mar 26
17°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
17.0°C 25°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
16.6°C 21.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
16.5°C 19.6°C 0.2mm
Wed
Mar 22
15.5°C 19.5°C 30.0mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
141.4mm
31.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
126.8mm
22 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
110.4mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.0mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
9.8°C
Jan 25
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Feb 22

Cape Otway Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.9°C
11th
Lowest On Record
-1.1°C
8th 1866
Average This Month
16.3°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.6°C
15th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
1st 1868
Average This Month
22.4°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
20.3°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
46.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.6mm
12.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
188.8mm
1932
Driest On Record
8.5mm
1916
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