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Cape Otway Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 12°C
sunny

Now

15.2°C falling
Updated at 09:50 EDT

South West for Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending E/SE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 26.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.2°C falling
Dew Point 7.5°C falling
Feels Like 15.2°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
SSW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1017.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:54 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:38 EDT

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 16.9°C
Mt Gellibrand 14.7°C
Avalon Ap 16.6°C

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
18°C

3pm

Mostly clear
22°C

6pm

Mostly clear
20°C

9pm

Mostly clear
14°C

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National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 3
Sun
Dec 4
Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 17°C 24°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C
Minimum 10°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 5% 70% 5% 20% 30% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 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 5
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
39
km/h
39
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 5km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NE 12km/h
NE
W 29km/h
W
WSW 21km/h
WSW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
W 21km/h
W
NW 12km/h
NW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
NW 25km/h
NW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
W 39km/h
W
W 39km/h
W
Relative Humidity 65% 62% 77% 66% 74% 68% 72% 65% 74% 68% 69% 74% 72% 73%
Dew Point 7°C 10°C 14°C 17°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 12°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:23 EDT
sunrise
05:54 EDT
sunset
20:38 EDT
last light
21:09 EDT
moon
set
Sat 23:24 EDT
rise
Sun 09:51 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 3
8°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
11.1°C 17°C 0.4mm
Thu
Dec 1
13.1°C 18.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 30
13.0°C 19.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 29
9.7°C 16.4°C 0.0mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
890.7mm
186.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
951.0mm
199 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
624.2mm
174 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.4mm
Sep 14
Lowest Temperature
3.9°C
Jul 13
Highest Temperature
36.0°C
Feb 23

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
15th 1866
Average This Month
10.7°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
12.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
40.6°C
31st 1897
Average This Month
18.0°C
-1.8°C
Long-term Average
19.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
53.3mm
12.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
153.7mm
1875
Driest On Record
2.6mm
1897
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