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Cape Otway Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 12°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

10.4°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EST

South West for Thursday Cloudy. High chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres at night. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon with gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 700 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds and possible hail in the late morning and afternoon. Heavy falls possible near the coast. Winds W/NW 25 to 30 km/h turning SW 30 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.4°C rising
Dew Point 7.8°C steady
Feels Like 7.0°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
NW 31km/h steady
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 998.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 12.8mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:11 EST
Sunset sunset
17:50 EST

Nearby Now

Warrnambool Ap 9.1°C
Mortlake 8.8°C
Port Fairy 9.3°C
Mt Gellibrand 8.8°C

Next 12 hours in Warrnambool

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower or storm
8°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
7°C

9am

Shower. Chance storm
8°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
11°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 22:55 EST
Warning for Farmers and Graziers in Victoria. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

Vic - Wed 22:30 EST
Severe Weather Warning Damaging Winds for People the East Gippsland, South West, North East and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts

Vic - Wed 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Possible thunderstorm

Heavy showers

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 12°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 13°C
Minimum 9°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 30% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 5-10mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low 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 38
km/h
44
km/h
37
km/h
32
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NW 38km/h
NW
WNW 44km/h
WNW
WSW 37km/h
WSW
SW 32km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
SW 19km/h
SW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
W 23km/h
W
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 80% 73% 73% 72% 64% 58% 71% 58% 84% 76% 77% 75% 78% 72%
Dew Point 7°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 3°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 6°C 8°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:43 EST
sunrise
07:11 EST
sunset
17:50 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
rise
Thu 02:46 EST
set
Thu 13:06 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 16
8°C 13°C 26.6mm
Tue
Aug 15
9°C 17°C 0.2mm
Mon
Aug 14
11°C 16°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
9.1°C 18°C 1.0mm
Sat
Aug 12
10.3°C 14.0°C 4.8mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
606.7mm
125.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
570.6mm
113 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
578.2mm
128 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.0mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
4.1°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Feb 22

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
11th 1866
Average This Month
8.7°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
7.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
25.0°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
14.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.6mm
16th
Total This Month
75.8mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
103.7mm
20.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
218.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
29.2mm
1914
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