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Cape Otway Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 15°C
windy

Now

24.7°C falling
Updated at 10:40 EDT

South West for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NE 30 to 45 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.7°C falling
Dew Point 5.0°C rising
Feels Like 24.7°C
Relative Humidity 28%
Wind icon
N 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1012.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 20.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:18 EDT

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 23.2°C
Mt Gellibrand 25.1°C
Sheoaks 25.4°C

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
28°C

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

6pm

Mostly clear
31°C

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 10:52 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

Vic - Wed 04:59 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, North East, South West and Central

National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Windy

Drizzle

Drizzle

Drizzle

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 30°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 23°C 27°C
Minimum 15°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 10% 10% 5% 5% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High Very High Very High
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 21
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction NE 21km/h
NE
NNE 22km/h
NNE
WNW 28km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
SW 16km/h
SW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
S 24km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 58% 39% 81% 76% 72% 69% 70% 63% 74% 68% 80% 70% 64% 59%
Dew Point 11°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 10°C 13°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 19°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:33 EDT
sunrise
07:01 EDT
sunset
20:18 EDT
last light
20:45 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:08 EDT
rise
Thu 03:25 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
15°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
13.5°C 22°C 0.2mm
Mon
Feb 20
10.8°C 16.8°C 8.6mm
Sun
Feb 19
10.6°C 14.9°C 4.6mm
Sat
Feb 18
11.3°C 16.3°C 5.4mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
84.8mm
18.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
80.2mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
44.2mm
18 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.0mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
9.8°C
Jan 25
Highest Temperature
32.8°C
Feb 8

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.2°C
1st
Lowest On Record
2.8°C
20th 1867
Average This Month
13.6°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
13.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.8°C
8th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 1995
Average This Month
20.4°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
21.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.2mm
6th
Total This Month
38.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.6mm
9.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
154.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1870
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