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Cape Otway Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 13°C
showers

Now

17.9°C falling
Updated at 09:30 EDT

South West for Saturday Cloudy. High chance of showers, generally contracting to the coast during the evening. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h shifting S/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.9°C falling
Dew Point 16.8°C falling
Feels Like 17.9°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
WSW 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1003.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.8mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:15 EDT

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 24.6°C
Mt Gellibrand 23.1°C
Avalon Ap 28.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Aireys Inlet

48-hour forecast

12pm

Slight chance shower
25°C

3pm

Intermittent rain
22°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

9pm

Mostly clear
16°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sat 05:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, Gippsland Lakes, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1
Fri
Mar 2

Showers

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 18°C 21°C 24°C 22°C 20°C 19°C
Minimum 17°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 13°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 5% 30% 30% 5% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Extreme Very 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 21
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
29
km/h
28
km/h
12
km/h
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km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 21km/h
WSW
SW 30km/h
SW
S 22km/h
S
SSE 21km/h
SSE
E 24km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
NE 19km/h
NE
NE 17km/h
NE
W 29km/h
W
W 28km/h
W
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SW 13km/h
SW
S 10km/h
S
SSW 14km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 87% 84% 66% 60% 71% 64% 72% 59% 72% 66% 74% 68% 77% 70%
Dew Point 21°C 17°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 10°C 15°C 11°C 14°C 12°C 13°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:36 EDT
sunrise
07:03 EDT
sunset
20:15 EDT
last light
20:42 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 15:16 EDT
set
Sun 01:32 EDT
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
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Sun
Mar 18
moon
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Mar 25

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 24
19°C - 6mm
Fri
Feb 23
18.4°C 25°C 5mm
Thu
Feb 22
17.4°C 23.2°C -
Wed
Feb 21
16.5°C 23.5°C -
Tue
Feb 20
15.5°C 20.3°C 0.0mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
84.7mm
18.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
80.0mm
15 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
80.2mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
11.0°C
Jan 13
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 6

Cape Otway Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.4°C
17th
Lowest On Record
2.8°C
20th 1867
Average This Month
15.6°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
14.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.5°C
10th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 1995
Average This Month
21.7°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
21.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
24th
Total This Month
20.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.5mm
9.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
154.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1870
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