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Portland Forecast

Today 12°C
Tonight 5°C
showers

Now

7.2°C rising
Updated at 17:10 EST

South West for Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. Snow falling above 700 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds and possible hail in the late morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h turning SW 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.

Currently at Dartmoor

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.2°C rising
Dew Point 5.8°C rising
Feels Like 4.8°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
WNW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:17 EST
Sunset sunset
18:00 EST

Nearby Now

Portland 7.7°C
Cape Nelson 10.2°C
Casterton 7.2°C
Hamilton Ap 7.1°C

Next 12 hours in Dartmoor Cfa

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower or storm
8°C

9pm

Mostly clear
7°C

12am

Mostly clear
6°C

3am

Mostly clear
5°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 16:55 EST
Warning for Farmers and Graziers in Victoria. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

Vic - Fri 16:40 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

Vic - Fri 16:38 EST
Frost Warning for Victoria. Weather conditions are expected to be conducive towards the development of frost.

National Forecast

Portland 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24

Showers

Possible shower

Late shower

Showers easing

Showers

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 12°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum 6°C 5°C 3°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 30% 90% 70% 80% 50% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Moderate Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 29
km/h
31
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction W 29km/h
W
SW 31km/h
SW
SW 10km/h
SW
SW 13km/h
SW
N 8km/h
N
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 13km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 80% 71% 67% 52% 75% 51% 90% 69% 88% 72% 76% 61% 82% 65%
Dew Point 4°C 6°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 7°C

Portland Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:48 EST
sunrise
07:16 EST
sunset
18:01 EST
last light
18:28 EST
moon
rise
Sat 04:58 EST
set
Sat 15:14 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Dartmoor Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 18
5.7°C 12°C 10.2mm
Thu
Aug 17
7.6°C 13°C 12.4mm
Wed
Aug 16
8.5°C 14.0°C 12.8mm
Tue
Aug 15
7.3°C 16.7°C 1.6mm
Mon
Aug 14
7.3°C 18.5°C 0.0mm

Portland Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
584.7mm
144.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
594.8mm
141 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
653.6mm
148 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.6mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
0.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Feb 8

Portland Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-0.7°C
5th 1997
Average This Month
6.5°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
6.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.0°C
15th
Highest On Record
24.4°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
14.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
14.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.8mm
6th
Total This Month
91.0mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
106.9mm
23.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
255.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
26.2mm
1982
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Weather News

BOM issues NSW severe weather warning as Sydney hit by high winds

16:49 EST

Parts of NSW have been buffeted by high winds, with two people injured by flying building cladding, glass left shattered in a CBD high-rise, wires on the rail line damaged and Sydney Airport forced to cancel flights.

Roofs removed as strongest wind in years lashes eastern NSW

13:30 EST

A wintry blast is bringing the strongest wind gusts in years and low level snow to parts of eastern and southeast Australia today.

Potential for windiest day in years in NSW

08:12 EST

Today will be the windiest day of the year for much of the coast and ranges of New South Wales with potential to be the windiest day in more than two years in parts, including Sydney.