Fairfax Media Network

Portland Weather


Cape Nelson Forecast

Today 15°C
Tonight 9°C
showers

Now

12.7°C steady
Updated at 16:20 EST

South West for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Cape Nelson

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.7°C steady
Dew Point 6.5°C rising
Feels Like 11.5°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
SE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1006.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:38 EST
Sunset sunset
17:24 EST

Nearby Now

Portland 11.9°C
Port Fairy 13.3°C
Warrnambool Ap 12.4°C

Next 12 hours in Cape Nelson

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance shower
12°C

9pm

Chance shower
11°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

3am

Slight chance shower
11°C

South West Weather Warnings

view all
Vic - Thu 16:00 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for South West, North Central, Northern Country, Central, West and South Gippsland, East Gippsland & North East

Vic - Thu 10:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the East Gippsland Coast Cancellation for the Central Coast

Victoria Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Cape Nelson 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1

Showers

Rain

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 11°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 30% 50% 30% 40% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low 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 16
km/h
24
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SW 16km/h
SW
SW 24km/h
SW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NE 15km/h
NE
S 23km/h
S
SW 24km/h
SW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
W 9km/h
W
NE 14km/h
NE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
Relative Humidity 72% 64% 81% 77% 71% 63% 70% 59% 76% 63% 79% 67% 85% 66%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 10°C

Cape Nelson Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:09 EST
sunrise
07:38 EST
sunset
17:24 EST
last light
17:53 EST
moon
rise
Thu 21:20 EST
set
Fri 11:33 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Cape Nelson Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 26
10.9°C 14°C 13.0mm
Wed
May 25
11.8°C 13.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 24
12.1°C 17.2°C 1.0mm
Mon
May 23
9.9°C 14.8°C 12.8mm
Sun
May 22
12.6°C 18.8°C 0.0mm

Cape Nelson Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
214.2mm
60.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
222.0mm
56 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
214.0mm
64 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.0mm
Feb 25
Lowest Temperature
7.3°C
Apr 4
Highest Temperature
36.5°C
Jan 13

Cape Nelson Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.5°C
16th
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
27th 2000
Average This Month
12.4°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
10.8°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.7°C
14th
Highest On Record
28.3°C
9th 2013
Average This Month
17.4°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
16.2°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.8mm
10th
Total This Month
88.4mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
71.4mm
18.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
173.0mm
2007
Driest On Record
20.4mm
2005
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

A Vivid weekend

14:20 EST

For those among us wanting to balance out our participation in Earth Hour, the Vivid Light, Music and Ideas Festival opens in Sydney this on Friday.

Cooler Pacific temperatures signal end of devastating El Nino

13:37 EST

Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.

Broken Hill Flying Doctors helping isolated Australians for 80 years

10:46 EST

As drought bites hard on large parts of remote Australia, taking its toll on the health and finances of isolated communities, the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) is more important than ever.