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Cape Otway Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 16°C
cloud_increasing

Now

29.7°C rising
Updated at 10:40 EDT

South West for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast tonight. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h tending NW in the early afternoon then tending NW/SW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.7°C rising
Dew Point 7.0°C rising
Feels Like 28.1°C
Relative Humidity 24%
Wind icon
N 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1006.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 21.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:54 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:45 EDT

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 30.3°C
Mt Gellibrand 32.1°C
Avalon Ap 30.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Aireys Inlet

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

3pm

Mostly clear
36°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
35°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 04:33 EDT
Fire Weather Warning. Weather conditions are expected to be conducive towards the rapid spread of fire.

National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Cloud increasing

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 23°C 25°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 70% 50% 10% 10% 20% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 15
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
WSW 24km/h
WSW
W 29km/h
W
WNW 6km/h
WNW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
N 18km/h
N
NW 19km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 55% 41% 88% 69% 70% 67% 79% 74% 80% 72% 77% 69% 74% 74%
Dew Point 16°C 19°C 15°C 13°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 19°C

Cape Otway 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
05:22 EDT
sunrise
05:54 EDT
sunset
20:45 EDT
last light
21:17 EDT
moon
set
Wed 15:55 EDT
rise
Thu 03:36 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
9°C 19°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
14.2°C 18°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
13.8°C 18.1°C 0.2mm
Sat
Dec 9
13°C 18°C 2mm
Fri
Dec 8
10.6°C 17°C 14.0mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
890.2mm
186.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
947.6mm
185 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
956.4mm
202 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.6mm
Sep 4
Lowest Temperature
4.1°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Feb 22

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
12th
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
15th 1866
Average This Month
12.6°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
12.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
31st 1897
Average This Month
17.5°C
-2.3°C
Long-term Average
19.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.0mm
8th
Total This Month
22.8mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
53.1mm
12.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
153.7mm
1875
Driest On Record
2.6mm
1897
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