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Cape Otway Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.5°C falling
Updated at 08:00 EDT

South West for Friday Areas of fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending S/SW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 27.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.5°C falling
Dew Point 11.3°C falling
Feels Like 15.5°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
WNW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1013.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:55 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Mt Gellibrand 13.2°C
Aireys Inlet 14.8°C
Mortlake 12.6°C
Warrnambool Ap 13.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
16°C

12pm

Clear
21°C

3pm

Clear
25°C

6pm

Clear
24°C

South West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 20°C 19°C 23°C 27°C 20°C 19°C
Minimum 13°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 60% 40% 70% 80% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 7
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
36
km/h
43
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NW 7km/h
NW
SW 9km/h
SW
NW 17km/h
NW
W 18km/h
W
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
WNW 43km/h
WNW
W 28km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
Relative Humidity 73% 68% 79% 72% 80% 73% 79% 66% 69% 67% 73% 71% 68% 65%
Dew Point 11°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 13°C 20°C 13°C 12°C 10°C 12°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:23 EDT
sunrise
05:55 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:19 EDT
moon
set
Sat 18:47 EDT
rise
Sun 05:17 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
16°C 19°C 0.2mm
Wed
Dec 13
13.3°C 36°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
9.3°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
14.2°C 18.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
13.8°C 18.1°C 0.2mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
890.2mm
186.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
947.8mm
186 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
956.8mm
203 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.6mm
Sep 4
Lowest Temperature
4.1°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
36.0°C
Dec 13

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.3°C
12th
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
15th 1866
Average This Month
12.9°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
12.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
31st 1897
Average This Month
19.5°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
19.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.0mm
8th
Total This Month
23.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
53.1mm
12.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
153.7mm
1875
Driest On Record
2.6mm
1897
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10:00 EDT

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