Portland Weather


Cape Nelson Forecast

Tonight 12°C
Tomorrow 18°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.7°C falling
Updated at 19:10 EDT

South West for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the Otways and west coast, becoming less likely this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h tending SW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Currently at Portland

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Temperature 13.7°C falling
Dew Point 9.6°C rising
Feels Like 11.5°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
WSW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1022.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:37 EDT

Nearby Now

Port Fairy 15.8°C
Warrnambool Ap 15.3°C
Casterton 16.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cape Nelson

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
14°C

12am

Mostly clear
14°C

3am

Mostly clear
13°C

6am

Mostly clear
12°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Tue 16:40 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast. Cancelled elsewhere

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Cape Nelson 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 26
Wed
Mar 27
Thu
Mar 28
Fri
Mar 29
Sat
Mar 30
Sun
Mar 31
Mon
Apr 1

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Late shower
Maximum 17°C 18°C 20°C 14°C 13°C 16°C 15°C
Minimum 13°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 12°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 20% 70% 60% 70% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High Moderate High 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 35
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
32
km/h
32
km/h
32
km/h
35
km/h
35
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 35km/h
WSW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
W 13km/h
W
NNW 13km/h
NNW
W 18km/h
W
WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 32km/h
W
WSW 32km/h
WSW
W 32km/h
W
W 35km/h
W
WSW 35km/h
WSW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 63% 64% 80% 67% 82% 67% 81% 72% 66% 65% 76% 71% 68% 68%
Dew Point 8°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 10°C 10°C 5°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 7°C 9°C

Cape Nelson Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:16 EDT
sunrise
07:43 EDT
sunset
19:36 EDT
last light
20:02 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 23:17 EDT
set
Wed 14:01 EDT
moon
Thu
Mar 28
moon
Fri
Apr 5
moon
Sat
Apr 13
moon
Fri
Apr 19

Cape Nelson Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 26
8.8°C 17°C 2.4mm
Mon
Mar 25
10.4°C 15.0°C 2.0mm
Sun
Mar 24
15.2°C 21.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 23
17.2°C 20.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 22
16.4°C 21.5°C 0.0mm

Cape Nelson Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
98.8mm
26.6 Day(s)
Total For 2019
34.4mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
63.8mm
22 Day(s)
Wettest Day
13.2mm
Feb 12
Lowest Temperature
8.0°C
Mar 14
Highest Temperature
39.8°C
Mar 2

Cape Nelson Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
7.5°C
11th 2012
Average This Month
13.8°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
14.1°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
40.6°C
17th 2008
Average This Month
21.2°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
20.3°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
12th
Total This Month
9.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
37.0mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
62.4mm
2017
Driest On Record
15.8mm
1998
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12:42 EDT

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