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Cape Otway Forecast

Tonight 7°C
Tomorrow 11°C
possible_shower

Now

10.0°C steady
Updated at 22:10 EST

South West for Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Friday Mostly sunny morning. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the north in the morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower at night. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.0°C steady
Dew Point 4.8°C rising
Feels Like 6.2°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
WSW 35km/h falling
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1016.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.8mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:31 EST
Sunset sunset
17:34 EST

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 7.9°C
Mt Gellibrand 5.5°C
Sheoaks 7.2°C

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
6°C

3am

Mostly clear
5°C

6am

Mostly clear
3°C

9am

Mostly clear
5°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 16:40 EST
Gale Warning for the Port Phillip, Western Port, West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Vic - Thu 15:10 EST
Frost Warning for Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central and South West

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Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Possible shower
Maximum 12°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 11°C
Minimum 8°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 30% 90% 70% 70% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Moderate Low
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 37
km/h
42
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
35
km/h
33
km/h
37
km/h
43
km/h
46
km/h
38
km/h
32
km/h
37
km/h
35
km/h
35
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 37km/h
NNW
NW 42km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NW 26km/h
NW
WSW 35km/h
WSW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
W 43km/h
W
SW 46km/h
SW
WSW 38km/h
WSW
W 32km/h
W
W 37km/h
W
WSW 35km/h
WSW
WSW 35km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 69% 71% 81% 62% 84% 60% 78% 72% 80% 60% 79% 74% 82% 77%
Dew Point 4°C 7°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 4°C 3°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 7°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:02 EST
sunrise
07:30 EST
sunset
17:35 EST
last light
18:04 EST
moon
set
Fri 06:47 EST
rise
Fri 17:33 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 30
8.5°C 12°C 0.2mm
Wed
Jul 29
7.1°C 12.1°C 2.2mm
Tue
Jul 28
9.5°C 11.6°C 3.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
4.9°C 11.7°C 3.4mm
Sun
Jul 26
4.7°C 10.4°C 18.8mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
502.7mm
104.4 Day(s)
Total For 2015
459.8mm
110 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
447.2mm
94 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.0mm
May 6
Lowest Temperature
2.7°C
Jul 20
Highest Temperature
36.0°C
Jan 2

Cape Otway Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.7°C
20th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
17th 1966
Average This Month
7.6°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
7.5°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.1°C
24th
Highest On Record
21.8°C
29th 1975
Average This Month
12.5°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
25.6mm
15th
Total This Month
94.0mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
104.1mm
20.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
213.9mm
1958
Driest On Record
35.7mm
1877
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