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Ararat Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 25°C
sunny

Now

5.5°C rising
Updated at 06:40 EDT

South West for Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Westmere

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.5°C rising
Dew Point 4.7°C rising
Feels Like 5.5°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:46 EDT

Nearby Now

Stawell Ap 11.2°C
Mortlake 5.6°C
Hamilton Ap 7.3°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
11°C

12pm

Clear
17°C

3pm

Clear
21°C

6pm

Clear
21°C

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National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 26°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 37°C 28°C
Minimum 8°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 11
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
WSW 7km/h
WSW
W 8km/h
W
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SE 11km/h
SE
WSW 9km/h
WSW
N 10km/h
N
WNW 17km/h
WNW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SW 13km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 62% 33% 75% 42% 66% 25% 50% 27% 60% 23% 38% 19% 57% 41%
Dew Point 6°C 7°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 12°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:05 EDT
sunrise
06:34 EDT
sunset
20:46 EDT
last light
21:15 EDT
moon
set
Wed 18:27 EDT
rise
Thu 04:49 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Westmere Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
13.8°C - 0.6mm
Mon
Jan 23
17.0°C 35.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
7.6°C 33.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
6.6°C 24.6°C 0.2mm
Fri
Jan 20
13.3°C 17.6°C 28.4mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.2mm
7.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
60.8mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
18.7mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.4mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
7.8°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
38.0°C
Jan 17

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.8°C
19th
Lowest On Record
0.6°C
22nd 1995
Average This Month
12.9°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.0°C
17th
Highest On Record
43.1°C
14th 2014
Average This Month
29.1°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
26.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
32.4mm
20th
Total This Month
60.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.2mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
178.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.3mm
2013
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18:19 EDT

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17:37 EDT

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16:02 EDT

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