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Cape Nelson Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 13°C
possible_shower

Now

12.1°C falling
Updated at 20:40 EST

South West for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southwest and about the coast in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 30 to 45 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain, easing to showers during the afternoon. Snow falling above 800 metres later. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible hail in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 30 to 40 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 12.

Currently at Cape Nelson

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.1°C falling
Dew Point 7.2°C steady
Feels Like 9.0°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
NNW 35km/h falling
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 1006.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:47 EST
Sunset sunset
17:34 EST

Nearby Now

Portland 12.1°C
Port Fairy 11.5°C
Warrnambool Ap 11.3°C

Next 12 hours in Cape Nelson

48-hour forecast

12am

Slight chance shower. Windy
12°C

3am

Slight chance shower. Windy
11°C

6am

Heavy rain
8°C

9am

Intermittent rain
10°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 16:45 EST
Gale Warning for West and Central Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, Central Gippsland and East Gippsland Coast

Vic - Wed 16:33 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for Central, E Gippsland, SW, N Central, NE, W & S Gippsland and Wimmera

National Forecast

Cape Nelson 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 18
Thu
Jul 19
Fri
Jul 20
Sat
Jul 21
Sun
Jul 22
Mon
Jul 23
Tue
Jul 24

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Thunder-
storms

Clearing shower

Windy

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum 7°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 11°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 70% 30% 50% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
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 40
km/h
43
km/h
30
km/h
36
km/h
40
km/h
33
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
34
km/h
35
km/h
37
km/h
30
km/h
35
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 40km/h
NNW
NNW 43km/h
NNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
WSW 40km/h
WSW
WSW 33km/h
WSW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
N 24km/h
N
N 30km/h
N
NNE 34km/h
NNE
N 35km/h
N
NNW 37km/h
NNW
NW 30km/h
NW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 81% 75% 82% 69% 72% 71% 81% 75% 72% 58% 77% 76% 82% 72%
Dew Point 6°C 10°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 9°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 10°C 8°C 8°C

Cape Nelson Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:17 EST
sunrise
07:46 EST
sunset
17:34 EST
last light
18:03 EST
moon
set
Wed 23:33 EST
rise
Thu 11:52 EST
moon
Fri
Jul 20
moon
Sat
Jul 28
moon
Sun
Aug 5
moon
Sat
Aug 11

Cape Nelson Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jul 18
7.6°C 13°C 5.6mm
Tue
Jul 17
10.6°C 14.6°C 0.4mm
Mon
Jul 16
9.2°C 14.7°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jul 15
5.9°C 14.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 14
4.2°C 13.9°C 0.0mm

Cape Nelson Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
410.6mm
102.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
306.0mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
423.6mm
94 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.6mm
Jun 17
Lowest Temperature
2.1°C
Jul 13
Highest Temperature
40.8°C
Jan 6

Cape Nelson Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.1°C
13th
Lowest On Record
1.4°C
21st 2005
Average This Month
7.6°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
8.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.3°C
4th
Highest On Record
20.0°C
25th 2007
Average This Month
13.5°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.2mm
12th
Total This Month
52.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
99.5mm
21.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
180.4mm
2013
Driest On Record
46.2mm
1999
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