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Cape Nelson Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 13°C
rain_clearing

Now

8.1°C steady
Updated at 01:10 EST

South West for Monday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the morning. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the north in the early morning. Medium chance of showers from the late morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Cape Nelson

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.1°C steady
Dew Point 2.8°C steady
Feels Like 5.8°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
N 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1015.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:13 EST
Sunset sunset
18:02 EST

Nearby Now

Portland 7.4°C
Port Fairy 7.6°C
Warrnambool Ap 5.8°C

Next 12 hours in Cape Nelson

48-hour forecast

3am

Rain
7°C

6am

Rain
6°C

9am

Rain
7°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

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National Forecast

Cape Nelson 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27

Rain clearing

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum 5°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 80% 80% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 20
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 20km/h
NE
NW 10km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 27km/h
NW
W 21km/h
W
WSW 20km/h
WSW
W 12km/h
W
W 15km/h
W
NW 21km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
SW 16km/h
SW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 87% 67% 87% 70% 86% 67% 72% 67% 78% 74% 72% 68% 68% 64%
Dew Point 5°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 7°C

Cape Nelson Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:46 EST
sunrise
07:13 EST
sunset
18:02 EST
last light
18:29 EST
moon
rise
Mon 06:40 EST
set
Mon 17:27 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Cape Nelson Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 20
4.1°C 13°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
8.5°C 12°C 2.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
7.9°C 11.9°C 8.2mm
Thu
Aug 17
9.0°C 13.3°C 11.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
10.1°C 14.4°C 12.0mm

Cape Nelson Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
514.3mm
124.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
547.6mm
120 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
521.4mm
121 Day(s)
Wettest Day
41.4mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
3.8°C
Jun 3
Highest Temperature
38.9°C
Jan 7

Cape Nelson Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.1°C
20th
Lowest On Record
2.3°C
18th 2004
Average This Month
8.1°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
8.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.4°C
13th
Highest On Record
25.2°C
27th 2007
Average This Month
14.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
14.5°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.8mm
6th
Total This Month
73.2mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
103.7mm
22.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
243.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
37.0mm
1998
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Weather News

Low thundering across South Australia

13:54 EST

A powerful low pressure system is slowly tracking east across the Bight, helping produce rain and storms across SA.

Frosty Morning for Eastern Australia

11:03 EST

Widespread frost and record breaking cold has impacted much of the east.

Coalcliff: Teenagers snapchat video of fire while searching burning home for survivors

15:14 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.