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Cape Otway Forecast

Today 15°C
Tonight 13°C
possible_shower

Now

13.0°C rising
Updated at 15:10 EST

South West for Thursday Mostly cloudy. The chance of fog in the west early this morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning W during the morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 16.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.0°C rising
Dew Point 8.7°C rising
Feels Like 10.9°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
W 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1022.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:04 EST
Sunset sunset
17:43 EST

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 11.9°C
Mt Gellibrand 11.5°C
Avalon Ap 12.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Aireys Inlet

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
12°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 10:58 EST
Strong Wind Warning for East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3

Possible shower

Showers

Showers easing

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum 10°C 13°C 14°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 50% 80% 80% 20% 80% 60% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate 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 23
km/h
25
km/h
28
km/h
31
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SW 23km/h
SW
W 25km/h
W
W 28km/h
W
WNW 31km/h
WNW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
WSW 28km/h
WSW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 66% 74% 83% 82% 81% 75% 79% 71% 80% 76% 68% 65% 67% 64%
Dew Point 6°C 9°C 13°C 15°C 12°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 6°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:37 EST
sunrise
07:04 EST
sunset
17:43 EST
last light
18:10 EST
moon
set
Thu 18:34 EST
rise
Fri 08:40 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
9°C 14°C 1mm
Wed
Apr 26
9.9°C 13°C 9.2mm
Tue
Apr 25
13.6°C 16.6°C 18.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
13.8°C 17.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
15.2°C 15.5°C 3.0mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
212.8mm
46.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
230.0mm
39 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
150.4mm
49 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.0mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
9.0°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Feb 22

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
27th
Lowest On Record
1.7°C
24th 1869
Average This Month
13.1°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.4°C
7th
Highest On Record
33.3°C
3rd 1886
Average This Month
18.4°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.8mm
10th
Total This Month
93.6mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
71.4mm
15.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
189.7mm
1961
Driest On Record
0.6mm
1923
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