Fairfax Media Network

Petticoat Creek Weather


38.70°S 143.67°E 164m AMSL

Cape Otway Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 16°C
possible_shower

Now

11.8°C rising
Updated at 06:00 EDT

South West for Tuesday Cloudy. Fog early this morning. High chance of showers, most likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 22.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.8°C rising
Dew Point 10.2°C rising
Feels Like 10.6°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
WNW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1016.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:28 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:53 EDT

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 10.8°C
Mt Gellibrand 9.5°C
Sheoaks 9.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Aireys Inlet

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
18°C

3pm

Chance shower
19°C

6pm

Intermittent rain
16°C

South West Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 16°C 15°C 15°C 24°C 19°C 23°C 15°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 10°C 9°C 13°C 11°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 30% 70% 30% 80% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High 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 7
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
31
km/h
33
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction W 7km/h
W
S 9km/h
S
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SW 14km/h
SW
NE 16km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
NNW 30km/h
NNW
NW 31km/h
NW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 87% 86% 86% 76% 78% 74% 76% 63% 77% 71% 68% 64% 74% 69%
Dew Point 12°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 16°C 10°C 13°C 12°C 15°C 7°C 8°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:00 EDT
sunrise
06:28 EDT
sunset
19:53 EDT
last light
20:21 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 09:21 EDT
set
Tue 23:55 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Oct 23
11°C 16°C 0.4mm
Sun
Oct 22
11°C 15°C 0.8mm
Sat
Oct 21
10.5°C 14°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 20
11.2°C 14.0°C 0.2mm
Thu
Oct 19
15.6°C 20.9°C 15.2mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
774.0mm
160.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
863.2mm
161 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
901.6mm
178 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.6mm
Sep 4
Lowest Temperature
4.1°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Feb 22

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.7°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-0.6°C
6th 1900
Average This Month
10.8°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
9.5°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.6°C
18th
Highest On Record
34.2°C
24th 1914
Average This Month
17.5°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.2mm
19th
Total This Month
44.6mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
79.3mm
16.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
225.1mm
1949
Driest On Record
6.5mm
1914
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

BOM warning in south-east Queensland forecasts damaging hail and wind

01:45 EDT

Intense hail has hit the Toowoomba region, blanketing the ground, as thunderstorms sweep across south-east Queensland.

The Storms in Sydney on Sunday

14:23 EDT

Parts of the Sydney skyline were lit up by lightening yesterday, as a low pressure trough triggered thunderstorms.

Spring heat returns to Sydney

13:35 EDT

Warm air should build in Sydney over the weekend as a frontal system crosses to the south of the state, causing the mercury to near 30 degrees for the third time this month.