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Cape Otway Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 14°C
showers_easing

Now

10.6°C rising
Updated at 04:10 EST

South West for Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1100 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm early this evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.6°C rising
Dew Point 8.2°C falling
Feels Like 8.2°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
ENE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 989.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EST
Sunset sunset
18:30 EST

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 8.7°C
Mt Gellibrand 7.3°C
Avalon Ap 9.9°C

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

6am

Shower. Chance storm
7°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
9°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
13°C

3pm

Shower. Chance storm
14°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Vic - Thu 14:31 EST
Flood Watch for South West Victoria (Glenelg, Hopkins and Portland Basins)

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Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5
Thu
Oct 6

Showers easing

Possible shower

Rain developing

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Sunny
Maximum 14°C 14°C 19°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 19°C
Minimum 8°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 90% 90% 80% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate High Moderate High
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 8
km/h
16
km/h
35
km/h
35
km/h
32
km/h
20
km/h
39
km/h
45
km/h
48
km/h
49
km/h
52
km/h
48
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 8km/h
SSE
WSW 16km/h
WSW
W 35km/h
W
WNW 35km/h
WNW
N 32km/h
N
N 20km/h
N
NW 39km/h
NW
WNW 45km/h
WNW
NW 48km/h
NW
WNW 49km/h
WNW
WNW 52km/h
WNW
W 48km/h
W
NW 26km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 74% 70% 87% 78% 66% 64% 78% 72% 83% 77% 71% 68% 74% 65%
Dew Point 7°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 12°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 12°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:35 EST
sunrise
06:02 EST
sunset
18:30 EST
last light
18:57 EST
moon
rise
Fri 05:40 EST
set
Fri 17:45 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 29
9.6°C 17°C 4.2mm
Wed
Sep 28
9.7°C 16.5°C 0.4mm
Tue
Sep 27
6.2°C 13.7°C 5.4mm
Mon
Sep 26
7.5°C 15.5°C 0.4mm
Sun
Sep 25
8.6°C 13.2°C 3.8mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
694.5mm
143.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
780.6mm
159 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
588.4mm
152 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

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.2°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-1.1°C
9th 1890
Average This Month
9.4°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
8.5°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.4°C
8th
Highest On Record
31.0°C
26th 1987
Average This Month
15.1°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
15.2°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
34.4mm
14th
Total This Month
128.4mm
21 Day(s)
Long-term Average
88.0mm
18.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
188.5mm
1912
Driest On Record
22.9mm
1897
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