Fairfax Media Network

Portland Weather


Cape Nelson Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 16°C
showers

Now

12.3°C steady
Updated at 03:20 EST

South West for Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Cape Nelson

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.3°C steady
Dew Point 11.4°C steady
Feels Like 9.8°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
NW 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1009.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.8mm / -

Sun on Wed

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:57 EST
Sunset sunset
18:12 EST

Nearby Now

Portland 12.2°C
Port Fairy 12.3°C
Casterton 11.8°C

Next 12 hours in Cape Nelson

48-hour forecast

6am

Chance shower or storm
11°C

9am

Shower
13°C

12pm

Chance shower
16°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
16°C

South West Weather Warnings

view all
Vic - Tue 22:42 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Victoria Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Cape Nelson 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1
Fri
Sep 2
Sat
Sep 3
Sun
Sep 4
Mon
Sep 5
Tue
Sep 6

Showers

Showers

Mostly cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly cloudy

Mostly cloudy
Maximum 16°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 18°C
Minimum 11°C 10°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 40% 70% 40% 20% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate 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 29
km/h
30
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction NW 29km/h
NW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
SW 7km/h
SW
S 14km/h
S
SE 10km/h
SE
S 14km/h
S
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
W 24km/h
W
NW 14km/h
NW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NNE 13km/h
NNE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 86% 78% 82% 76% 79% 70% 75% 72% 74% 67% 79% 66% 76% 66%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 12°C

Cape Nelson Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:30 EST
sunrise
06:57 EST
sunset
18:12 EST
last light
18:38 EST
moon
rise
Wed 06:04 EST
set
Wed 17:05 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Cape Nelson Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 30
11.0°C 14°C 3.8mm
Mon
Aug 29
9.0°C 21.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 28
10.1°C 16.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 27
8.3°C 14.9°C 0.6mm
Fri
Aug 26
9.6°C 13.8°C 1.0mm

Cape Nelson Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
513.0mm
123.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
546.2mm
127 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
416.6mm
137 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.0mm
Feb 25
Lowest Temperature
4.6°C
Jul 13
Highest Temperature
36.5°C
Jan 13

Cape Nelson Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.2°C
5th
Lowest On Record
2.3°C
18th 2004
Average This Month
8.6°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
8.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.6°C
18th
Highest On Record
25.2°C
27th 2007
Average This Month
15.2°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
14.5°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.8mm
10th
Total This Month
87.6mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
107.2mm
22.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
243.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
37.0mm
1998
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Rain flows off Uluru after burst of wet weather in Central Australia

15:21 EST

Rain has been filmed streaming down Uluru after another burst of wet weather in what has proved to be a damp year for Central Australia.

Flooding to end Victoria's wet winter

13:09 EST

A band of rain sweeping over Victoria may cause flooding in the state's north and northeast in the next 24 hours.

Wet winter almost over for Tasmania

11:25 EST

Parts of northern Tasmania are having one of the wettest winters on record, but it isn't over yet.