Ararat Weather


37.28°S 142.93°E 321m AMSL

Ararat Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 20°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.2°C steady
Updated at 06:30 EDT

South West for Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers near the Otways, slight chance elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.2°C steady
Dew Point 9.2°C steady
Feels Like 8.1°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
S 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1018.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:04 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:19 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 5.6°C
Ballarat Ap 10.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

12pm

Mostly clear
14°C

3pm

Mostly clear
17°C

6pm

Mostly clear
15°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Weatherpulse

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 20°C 25°C 31°C 28°C 29°C 19°C 23°C
Minimum 9°C 8°C 9°C 13°C 13°C 11°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 40% 40% 60% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 19
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ENE 5km/h
ENE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNE 7km/h
NNE
WNW 11km/h
WNW
SW 6km/h
SW
W 18km/h
W
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SW 22km/h
SW
SW 9km/h
SW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 81% 51% 76% 38% 73% 26% 70% 44% 81% 36% 72% 46% 71% 40%
Dew Point 10°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 12°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 8°C

Ararat 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
06:37 EDT
sunrise
07:04 EDT
sunset
20:19 EDT
last light
20:46 EDT
moon
set
Fri 19:10 EDT
rise
Sat 05:19 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 24
moon
Tue
Mar 3
moon
Tue
Mar 10
moon
Mon
Mar 16

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 20
11.4°C - 1.0mm
Wed
Feb 19
12.1°C - 4.2mm
Tue
Feb 18
13.9°C 23.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 17
13.1°C 30.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 16
12.6°C 26.4°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
71.8mm
12.5 Day(s)
Total For 2020
81.2mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
45.2mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
5.1°C
Feb 4
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 31

Ararat Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.1°C
4th
Lowest On Record
0.3°C
7th 1980
Average This Month
13.3°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.2°C
13th
Highest On Record
44.7°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
26.2°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.2mm
1st
Total This Month
39.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.9mm
5.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
225.7mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1991
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