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Cape Otway Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 13°C
possible_shower

Now

10.8°C rising
Updated at 18:00 EST

South West for Thursday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower early this evening. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the north in the morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the Otways, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.8°C rising
Dew Point 4.9°C falling
Feels Like 8.0°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
SW 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1017.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
17:58 EST

Nearby Now

Mortlake 8.0°C
Port Fairy 10.3°C
Mt Gellibrand 7.5°C

Next 12 hours in Warrnambool

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
8°C

12am

Mostly clear
7°C

3am

Mostly clear
6°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 17:12 EST
Frost Warning for the Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, North East, South West, Central, West and South Gippsland and East

Vic - Thu 09:06 EST
Minor Flood Warning for Glenelg River

Victoria Weather Update

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Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 12°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 15°C
Minimum 8°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 70% 40% 50% 50% 30% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
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
23
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
33
km/h
33
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SW 23km/h
SW
SW 23km/h
SW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
NNW 33km/h
NNW
NW 33km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
N 14km/h
N
E 14km/h
E
NE 20km/h
NE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 19km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 69% 66% 75% 75% 79% 64% 75% 67% 69% 66% 71% 72% 84% 81%
Dew Point 5°C 6°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 6°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 10°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
06:30 EST
sunrise
06:57 EST
sunset
17:59 EST
last light
18:26 EST
moon
rise
Fri 01:39 EST
set
Fri 12:08 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 25
7.7°C 13°C 3.6mm
Wed
Aug 24
7.3°C 11.8°C 0.2mm
Tue
Aug 23
4.3°C 12.4°C 0.8mm
Mon
Aug 22
6.4°C 11.5°C 28.8mm
Sun
Aug 21
6.6°C 12.8°C 16.8mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
606.5mm
124.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
646.0mm
135 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
535.0mm
130 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.8mm
Jun 24
Lowest Temperature
3.9°C
Jul 13
Highest Temperature
36.0°C
Feb 23

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.3°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
11th 1866
Average This Month
8.4°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
7.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.9°C
18th
Highest On Record
25.0°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
14.2°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
103.2mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
103.8mm
20.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
218.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
29.2mm
1914
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16:13 EST

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12:58 EST

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