Ararat Weather


37.28°S 142.93°E 321m AMSL

Ararat Forecast

Today 13°C
Tonight 8°C
cloudy

Now

12.1°C steady
Updated at 16:20 EST

South West for Wednesday Cloudy. The chance of fog in the north early this morning. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Medium chance of showers near the coast, slight chance elsewhere. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 13.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.1°C steady
Dew Point 8.0°C rising
Feels Like 9.5°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
NW 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1021.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:34 EST
Sunset sunset
17:35 EST

Nearby Now

Mount William 4.7°C
Ballarat Ap 10.1°C

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
7°C

9pm

Chance shower
7°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 10:29 EST
Strong Wind Warning for West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Vic - Tue 21:53 EST
Cancellation of Sheep Graziers Warning for Wimmera, Northern Country, N Central, NE, SW, Central and West and South Gippsland

Weatherpulse

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 24
Thu
Jul 25
Fri
Jul 26
Sat
Jul 27
Sun
Jul 28
Mon
Jul 29
Tue
Jul 30

Cloudy

Clearing shower

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 13°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 11°C
Minimum 2°C 8°C 7°C 3°C 2°C 5°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 60% 50% 80% 20% 70% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Nil Nil Moderate Moderate Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
N 14km/h
N
N 19km/h
N
N 11km/h
N
SW 11km/h
SW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
W 13km/h
W
NNE 6km/h
NNE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 10km/h
NW
W 14km/h
W
SW 14km/h
SW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 91% 82% 94% 80% 93% 86% 90% 69% 84% 68% 91% 77% 87% 75%
Dew Point 4°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 5°C 8°C 4°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 5°C 7°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:06 EST
sunrise
07:34 EST
sunset
17:35 EST
last light
18:03 EST
moon
rise
Thu 00:21 EST
set
Thu 12:02 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 25
moon
Thu
Aug 1
moon
Thu
Aug 8
moon
Thu
Aug 15

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jul 24
3.6°C 12°C 7.0mm
Tue
Jul 23
6.5°C 11.5°C 5.0mm
Mon
Jul 22
5.4°C 15.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 21
7.5°C 14°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 20
3.4°C 14.5°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
316.5mm
81.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
340.8mm
52 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
238.6mm
51 Day(s)
Wettest Day
39.0mm
May 10
Lowest Temperature
-4.8°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
42.0°C
Jan 4

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.6°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-7.3°C
27th 1976
Average This Month
5.1°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
3.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.6°C
5th
Highest On Record
21.0°C
30th 1975
Average This Month
13.1°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
11.8°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.4mm
8th
Total This Month
55.2mm
9 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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Weather News

Carisbrook flood victims 'now just angry' in eight-year wait for new defences, and fear repeat of disaster

15:31 EST

Despite receiving millions of dollars to build a flood levee to protect the central Victorian town of Carisbrook after the January 2011 floods, residents are still waiting for it to be built.

Cold front to blame for confusing temperatures and expected fog in Canberra

13:23 EST

Minimum temperatures have been on a bit of a see-saw during the last 48 hours, with the early morning mimum on Wednesday morning jumping by more than 10 degrees compared to early morning Tuesday, nearly eight degrees above the long-term monthly average for July.

July is the old September in Sydney

09:17 EST

Has July become the old September in Sydney? The city is currently experiencing a run of mild days, akin to an old-fashioned September but this has been less than unusual of late.