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Cape Otway Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 13°C
possible_shower

Now

10.7°C rising
Updated at 01:00 EST

South West for Thursday Patchy fog in the early morning. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the coast, slight chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Possible hail in the morning. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h tending SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the coast, slight chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.7°C rising
Dew Point 3.7°C falling
Feels Like 8.3°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
WSW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1020.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 6.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:56 EST

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 7.8°C
Mt Gellibrand 4.5°C
Sheoaks 5.8°C

Next 12 hours in Aireys Inlet

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
6°C

6am

Mostly clear
6°C

9am

Mostly clear
8°C

12pm

Chance shower
12°C

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National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28
Tue
Aug 29
Wed
Aug 30

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 13°C 14°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum 8°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 50% 30% 50% 70% 40% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 22
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SW 22km/h
SW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SW 12km/h
SW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
NW 10km/h
NW
W 10km/h
W
Relative Humidity 70% 63% 80% 77% 84% 78% 75% 69% 72% 66% 78% 71% 77% 71%
Dew Point 6°C 6°C 7°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 8°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:34 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
17:56 EST
last light
18:23 EST
moon
rise
Thu 08:27 EST
set
Thu 20:35 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 23
10.4°C 13°C 0.2mm
Tue
Aug 22
6.4°C 15°C 0.6mm
Mon
Aug 21
6.8°C 11.9°C 0.4mm
Sun
Aug 20
4.9°C 12.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
6.9°C 11.7°C 4.0mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
606.7mm
125.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
635.4mm
119 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
642.4mm
134 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.2mm
Aug 18
Lowest Temperature
4.1°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Feb 22

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.9°C
20th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
11th 1866
Average This Month
8.2°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
7.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.1°C
13th
Highest On Record
25.0°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
13.5°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.2mm
18th
Total This Month
140.6mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
103.7mm
20.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
218.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
29.2mm
1914
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