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Ararat Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 2°C
sunny

Now

15.0°C falling
Updated at 16:10 EDT

South West for Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.0°C falling
Dew Point 3.8°C rising
Feels Like 15.0°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
SW 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1018.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:26 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 6.6°C
Ballarat Ap 13.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
9°C

9pm

Mostly clear
7°C

12am

Clear
7°C

3am

Clear
6°C

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National Forecast

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 20°C 23°C 24°C
Minimum 6°C 2°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 5% 5% 5% 20% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Nil Slight Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 14km/h
WSW
SW 22km/h
SW
SW 6km/h
SW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
SW 20km/h
SW
S 14km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
NE 5km/h
NE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NE 6km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 77% 50% 79% 46% 83% 54% 70% 54% 68% 40% 66% 39% 60% 38%
Dew Point 6°C 7°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 9°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:13 EDT
sunrise
07:39 EDT
sunset
19:26 EDT
last light
19:52 EDT
moon
set
Thu 21:04 EDT
rise
Fri 10:49 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
6.2°C 15°C 4.0mm
Wed
Mar 29
10.0°C 25.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
7.6°C 24.0°C 1.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
16.2°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
16.0°C 28.0°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
102.3mm
20.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
87.0mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
113.1mm
19 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.0mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
2.5°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Feb 9

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.2°C
30th
Lowest On Record
-0.9°C
21st 1981
Average This Month
12.3°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
9.6°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
39.0°C
7th 1991
Average This Month
28.0°C
+4.1°C
Long-term Average
23.9°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
24.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.6mm
8.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
100.8mm
1984
Driest On Record
5.4mm
2005
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Weather News

Brisbane, south-east Queensland hit with flooding from ex-Cyclone Debbie

16:04 EDT

Parts of south-east Queensland have been hit with more than 200 millimetres of rain, stranding people in flash flooding and causing schools to remain closed on Friday.

NSW floods: SES evacuation orders and warnings for Murwillumbah and Tweed Heads areas as rescues underway

16:04 EDT

An evacuation order has been issued by the SES for areas around Murwillumbah, Condong and Tumbulgum, with further warnings in place for areas around Tweed Heads, as floodwaters threaten towns and properties in northern NSW.

Cyclone Debbie: Coal mines hopeful of reopening soon in wake of storm

15:56 EDT

A number of central Queensland coal mines operated by BHP Billiton and Glencore remain shut due to torrential rain as ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie continued to make its way through the state.