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Portland Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 10°C
possible_shower

Now

16.3°C rising
Updated at 14:00 EST

South West for Thursday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers mostly during the morning and early afternoon. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h tending SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.

Currently at Portland

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.3°C rising
Dew Point 9.3°C rising
Feels Like 16.3°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
WSW 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1021.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:11 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Nelson 16.8°C
Port Fairy 16.4°C
Casterton 16.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Portland

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
17°C

6pm

Mostly clear
14°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

12am

Mostly clear
12°C

South West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Portland 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1
Wed
May 2

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 11°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 10% 5% 5% 20% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 21
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 21km/h
WSW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
SSW 9km/h
SSW
NE 8km/h
NE
SSW 14km/h
SSW
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
SW 12km/h
SW
N 13km/h
N
NNW 11km/h
NNW
N 20km/h
N
N 19km/h
N
Relative Humidity 71% 59% 77% 60% 81% 62% 82% 62% 85% 58% 73% 50% 66% 52%
Dew Point 9°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 12°C

Portland Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:44 EST
sunrise
07:11 EST
sunset
17:53 EST
last light
18:20 EST
moon
rise
Thu 16:06 EST
set
Fri 03:49 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Portland Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 26
11.3°C - 0.6mm
Wed
Apr 25
11.6°C 18.0°C 3.4mm
Tue
Apr 24
11.3°C 19.1°C 3.6mm
Mon
Apr 23
8.4°C 20.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
14.5°C 19.4°C 0.0mm

Portland Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
172.1mm
51.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
152.8mm
45 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
243.8mm
53 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.4mm
Apr 14
Lowest Temperature
5.9°C
Apr 5
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 6

Portland Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.9°C
5th
Lowest On Record
1.2°C
20th 2013
Average This Month
10.8°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
9.9°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
34.2°C
9th 2005
Average This Month
20.2°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
18.5°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.4mm
14th
Total This Month
45.6mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
59.6mm
18.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
114.4mm
1995
Driest On Record
11.0mm
1993
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