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Colac Forecast

Today 11°C
Tonight 1°C
possible_shower

Now

9.3°C rising
Updated at 11:30 EST

South West for Saturday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the west early this morning. Areas of morning frost in the north. Medium chance of showers near the Otways and about the coast, slight chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 600 metres this morning. Possible hail with the showers. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Mt Gellibrand

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.3°C rising
Dew Point 3.7°C falling
Feels Like 6.6°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
SSW 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1026.5hPa
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:06 EST
Sunset sunset
17:52 EST

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 10.7°C
Cape Otway 10.1°C
Sheoaks 8.9°C

Next 12 hours in Colac

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance shower
10°C

6pm

Mostly clear
7°C

9pm

Mostly clear
4°C

12am

Mostly clear
3°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sat 10:02 EST
Initial Minor Flood Warning for the Glenelg River

Vic - Sat 04:54 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for North Central, North East, South West, Central, West and South Gippsland and East Gippsland

National Forecast

Colac 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Showers easing

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum 3°C 1°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 3°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 60% 90% 90% 90% 40% 70% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Moderate Low Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate High Slight Slight Slight Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
31
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 20km/h
WSW
SW 26km/h
SW
NW 18km/h
NW
N 22km/h
N
NE 23km/h
NE
NNE 26km/h
NNE
NW 25km/h
NW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 29km/h
W
NW 22km/h
NW
NW 27km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 88% 65% 88% 59% 100% 82% 98% 81% 99% 74% 97% 74% 97% 72%
Dew Point 4°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 9°C 7°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 9°C

Colac Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:39 EST
sunrise
07:06 EST
sunset
17:52 EST
last light
18:19 EST
moon
set
Sat 15:05 EST
rise
Sun 05:42 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Mt Gellibrand Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 19
3°C - 4mm
Fri
Aug 18
5°C 8°C 5mm
Thu
Aug 17
6.7°C 12°C 3.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
7.9°C 13.1°C 6.8mm
Tue
Aug 15
8.4°C 15.4°C 0.8mm

Mt Gellibrand Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
355.7mm
115.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
362.0mm
118 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
366.0mm
102 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.8mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
1.6°C
Jul 21
Highest Temperature
38.1°C
Jan 7

Mt Gellibrand Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
19th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
6.0°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.8°C
14th
Highest On Record
21.3°C
27th 2007
Average This Month
12.3°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
12.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.8mm
16th
Total This Month
35.6mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
60.9mm
19.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
110.2mm
2013
Driest On Record
29.4mm
2006
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10:18 EST

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00:03 EST

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