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Ararat Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 3°C
showers

Now

12.1°C falling
Updated at 12:50 EST

South West for Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.1°C falling
Dew Point 7.0°C falling
Feels Like 10.7°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
WSW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1004.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:29 EST
Sunset sunset
17:21 EST

Nearby Now

Mount William 3.7°C
Ballarat Ap 9.2°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance shower
8°C

6pm

Mostly clear
6°C

9pm

Mostly clear
4°C

12am

Clear
3°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 10:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the East Gippsland Coast Cancellation for the Central Coast

Vic - Thu 09:22 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for the SW, N Central, N Country, Central, W and S Gippsland, E Gippsland and NE

Victoria Weather Update

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Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1

Showers

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 14°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 8°C 3°C 5°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 40% 90% 10% 20% 30% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Slight Moderate Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
19
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 15km/h
SSW
SW 19km/h
SW
N 7km/h
N
N 9km/h
N
S 14km/h
S
SW 18km/h
SW
W 5km/h
W
W 6km/h
W
ENE 8km/h
ENE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SE 8km/h
SE
SE 8km/h
SE
E 7km/h
E
ENE 7km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 94% 74% 90% 81% 90% 70% 85% 63% 80% 64% 83% 66% 84% 70%
Dew Point 11°C 9°C 6°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 10°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:01 EST
sunrise
07:29 EST
sunset
17:21 EST
last light
17:49 EST
moon
rise
Thu 21:16 EST
set
Fri 11:25 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 26
9°C - 11mm
Wed
May 25
8.2°C 13°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 24
7.0°C 16.1°C 1.0mm
Mon
May 23
8.8°C 16.5°C 7.6mm
Sun
May 22
10.0°C 20.0°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
196.8mm
45.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
221.8mm
38 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
172.4mm
48 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.8mm
May 9
Lowest Temperature
1.8°C
Apr 3
Highest Temperature
39.8°C
Jan 13

Ararat Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-5.2°C
20th 1981
Average This Month
9.2°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
5.5°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.0°C
7th
Highest On Record
26.2°C
4th 1990
Average This Month
17.6°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
15.4°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
38.8mm
9th
Total This Month
92.9mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.4mm
13.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
144.5mm
1988
Driest On Record
7.4mm
1991
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