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Cape Nelson Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 18°C
possible_shower

Now

15.0°C steady
Updated at 03:10 EST

South West for Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the Otways, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of light showers. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Cape Nelson

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.0°C steady
Dew Point 13.4°C rising
Feels Like 13.1°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
W 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1022.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:12 EST
Sunset sunset
17:50 EST

Nearby Now

Portland 13.9°C
Port Fairy 12.2°C
Warrnambool Ap 11.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cape Nelson

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

12pm

Chance shower
18°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
17°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning the Following Areas: Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast & E Gippsland Coast Cancel for the Following Area: W Coast

National Forecast

Cape Nelson 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 18°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum 14°C 14°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 70% 20% 80% 90% 80% 40% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 27
km/h
30
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
32
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction W 27km/h
W
WNW 30km/h
WNW
WSW 25km/h
WSW
SW 18km/h
SW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 32km/h
NW
W 27km/h
W
SW 24km/h
SW
SW 25km/h
SW
S 21km/h
S
S 19km/h
S
SSE 10km/h
SSE
S 10km/h
S
Relative Humidity 86% 85% 83% 76% 79% 76% 83% 78% 66% 68% 66% 65% 66% 65%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 13°C 12°C 9°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 8°C

Cape Nelson Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:45 EST
sunrise
07:12 EST
sunset
17:50 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
rise
Fri 08:47 EST
set
Fri 19:30 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Cape Nelson Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
10.0°C 15°C 0.2mm
Wed
Apr 26
8.9°C 13.4°C 10.4mm
Tue
Apr 25
13.8°C 18.4°C 8.4mm
Mon
Apr 24
14.8°C 16.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
14.9°C 16.1°C 0.2mm

Cape Nelson Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
142.8mm
41.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
228.4mm
40 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
129.6mm
39 Day(s)
Wettest Day
41.4mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
8.1°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
38.9°C
Jan 7

Cape Nelson Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.5°C
15th
Lowest On Record
5.8°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
12.3°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
7th
Highest On Record
35.2°C
9th 2005
Average This Month
18.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
38.4mm
21st
Total This Month
76.6mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.9mm
15.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
96.8mm
2014
Driest On Record
9.0mm
1997
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