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Ararat Forecast

This morning -2°C
Today 12°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

0.5°C rising
Updated at 00:40 EST

South West for Friday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the east in the early morning. Areas of morning frost, locally severe. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 14.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southwest at night. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 16.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 0.5°C rising
Dew Point 0.4°C rising
Feels Like -2.5°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1022.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:36 EST
Sunset sunset
17:33 EST

Nearby Now

Mount William -0.6°C
Ballarat Ap 1.2°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
0°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
0°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
3°C

12pm

Mostly clear
6°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 22:37 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

Vic - Thu 14:36 EST
Frost Warning for all districts

National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 21
Sat
Jul 22
Sun
Jul 23
Mon
Jul 24
Tue
Jul 25
Wed
Jul 26
Thu
Jul 27

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Late shower

Possible shower

Cloudy
Maximum 12°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum -2°C 3°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 60% 50% 70% 80% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Moderate Nil Slight Slight Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 9km/h
NNE
N 18km/h
N
NNE 21km/h
NNE
N 23km/h
N
NNW 19km/h
NNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NW 11km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 84% 64% 75% 65% 89% 81% 91% 75% 89% 78% 91% 77% 90% 77%
Dew Point 2°C 6°C 2°C 6°C 9°C 12°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 12°C 8°C 10°C 7°C 10°C

Ararat 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
07:08 EST
sunrise
07:36 EST
sunset
17:33 EST
last light
18:01 EST
moon
rise
Fri 04:58 EST
set
Fri 15:22 EST
moon
Sun
Jul 23
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 20
7°C 10°C 1.0mm
Wed
Jul 19
- 11°C 5.6mm
Tue
Jul 18
- 11°C 7.2mm
Mon
Jul 17
5.5°C 14°C 5.0mm
Sun
Jul 16
1.0°C 10.0°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
316.5mm
81.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
262.0mm
55 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
373.4mm
69 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.0mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
-3.0°C
Jun 3
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Feb 9

Ararat Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-7.3°C
27th 1976
Average This Month
2.8°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
3.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.5°C
10th
Highest On Record
21.0°C
30th 1975
Average This Month
12.3°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
11.8°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
4th
Total This Month
48.8mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.3mm
19.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
113.5mm
1986
Driest On Record
17.0mm
1982
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