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Cape Otway Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 25°C
late_shower

Now

18.9°C falling
Updated at 02:50 EDT

South West for Monday Clear. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the south mainly late in the day and at night, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW in the afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.9°C falling
Dew Point 9.1°C falling
Feels Like 18.9°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
NW 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1008.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:52 EDT

Nearby Now

Warrnambool Ap 15.8°C
Mortlake 15.5°C
Port Fairy 17.2°C
Mt Gellibrand 18.9°C

Next 12 hours in Warrnambool

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

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National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Rain developing

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 22°C 24°C
Minimum 17°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 90% 60% 10% 60% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 12
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 12km/h
NNW
W 16km/h
W
SW 24km/h
SW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SW 22km/h
SW
SW 15km/h
SW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
E 14km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
N 14km/h
N
Relative Humidity 66% 66% 69% 61% 66% 60% 83% 73% 73% 66% 77% 69% 76% 72%
Dew Point 16°C 17°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 14°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 18°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:49 EDT
sunrise
06:19 EDT
sunset
20:52 EDT
last light
21:23 EDT
moon
set
Tue 11:08 EDT
rise
Tue 23:51 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
11°C 20°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
14.0°C 18°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
15.1°C 17.6°C 10.2mm
Fri
Jan 13
16.2°C 22.9°C 1.4mm
Thu
Jan 12
13.7°C 26.3°C 0.0mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
44.2mm
9.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
12.8mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1.4mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
10.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
11.0°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
32.1°C
Jan 7

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.0°C
16th
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
18th 1867
Average This Month
14.9°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
7th
Highest On Record
43.3°C
24th 1982
Average This Month
20.7°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
21.3°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.2mm
14th
Total This Month
12.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.2mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
133.1mm
1946
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1878
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22:25 EDT

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22:16 EDT

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Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

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