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Cape Otway Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 17°C
late_shower

Now

19.6°C rising
Updated at 13:00 EDT

South West for Friday Patchy fog in the early morning. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers this evening. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Cape Otway

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.6°C rising
Dew Point 14.6°C rising
Feels Like 19.6°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
E 35km/h steady
Wind Gusts 56km/h
Pressure 1018.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:32 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:32 EDT

Nearby Now

Mt Gellibrand 18.0°C
Aireys Inlet -
Mortlake 22.7°C
Warrnambool Ap 21.9°C

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

9pm

Cloudy
19°C

12am

Cloudy
18°C

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National Forecast

Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30

Late shower

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 23°C 22°C 27°C 20°C 20°C 19°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 15°C 14°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 30% 90% 10% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index High High High High 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 30
km/h
26
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
31
km/h
37
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
26
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction E 30km/h
E
E 26km/h
E
NNE 11km/h
NNE
W 12km/h
W
ENE 6km/h
ENE
E 13km/h
E
N 31km/h
N
WNW 37km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
N 16km/h
N
NW 13km/h
NW
W 26km/h
W
WSW 31km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 81% 76% 84% 80% 87% 78% 62% 73% 75% 69% 78% 66% 71% 69%
Dew Point 15°C 16°C 17°C 19°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 13°C 9°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
07:05 EDT
sunrise
07:32 EDT
sunset
19:32 EDT
last light
19:59 EDT
moon
set
Fri 17:13 EDT
rise
Sat 04:03 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
17°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
16.5°C 20°C 0.2mm
Wed
Mar 22
15.5°C 19.5°C 30.0mm
Tue
Mar 21
17.8°C 18.5°C 2.2mm
Mon
Mar 20
16.4°C 22.4°C 0.0mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
141.4mm
31.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
126.8mm
22 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
109.6mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.0mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
9.8°C
Jan 25
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Feb 22

Cape Otway Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.9°C
11th
Lowest On Record
-1.1°C
8th 1866
Average This Month
16.3°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.6°C
15th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
1st 1868
Average This Month
22.3°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
20.3°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
46.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.6mm
12.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
188.8mm
1932
Driest On Record
8.5mm
1916
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Weather News

Cyclone preparations step up as tropical low expected to strengthen off north Queensland

12:53 EDT

Authorities are preparing for a potential cyclone that could hit the north Queensland coast in coming days, as the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) tracks a tropical low in the Coral Sea that is expected to strengthen.

Queensland cyclone threat update

11:30 EDT

It's looking more likely that a tropical cyclone will cross the Queensland coast in the coming days.

Tropical low drenches Port Hedland and surrounding cattle country

11:27 EDT

A slow-moving tropical low has drenched the WA mining town of Port Hedland, which has received more than 270 millimetres of rain this week.