Ararat Weather


37.28°S 142.93°E 321m AMSL

Ararat Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 30°C
sunny

Now

21.0°C falling
Updated at 19:50 EDT

South West for Saturday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the west early this morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 24.
Sunday Mostly sunny. The chance of fog in the east in the early morning. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.0°C falling
Dew Point 8.3°C rising
Feels Like 16.3°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
S 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1015.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 9.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:38 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 12.4°C
Ballarat Ap 16.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
12°C

12am

Clear
8°C

3am

Mostly clear
6°C

6am

Mostly clear
4°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sat 16:40 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Central Gippsland and East Gippsland coasts. Cancellation for Central Coast

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Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 7
Sun
Dec 8
Mon
Dec 9
Tue
Dec 10
Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12
Fri
Dec 13

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 30°C 37°C 24°C 24°C 20°C 18°C
Minimum 5°C 8°C 17°C 11°C 6°C 8°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 10% 20% 10% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SW 15km/h
SW
SW 14km/h
SW
ENE 5km/h
ENE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NNW 24km/h
NNW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 19km/h
S
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SW 18km/h
SW
SW 24km/h
SW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SW 20km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 68% 38% 57% 24% 30% 16% 75% 42% 69% 41% 70% 43% 65% 42%
Dew Point 7°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 10°C 10°C 7°C 10°C 7°C 7°C 4°C 5°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:30 EDT
sunrise
06:01 EDT
sunset
20:39 EDT
last light
21:10 EDT
moon
set
Sun 03:42 EDT
rise
Sun 16:37 EDT
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 6
- - -
Thu
Dec 5
- - -
Wed
Dec 4
- - -
Tue
Dec 3
- - -
Mon
Dec 2
- - -

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
584.2mm
146.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
517.4mm
95 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
420.0mm
95 Day(s)
Wettest Day
39.0mm
May 10
Lowest Temperature
-4.8°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
42.0°C
Jan 4

Ararat Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1993
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
9.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
42.5°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
24.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
37.7mm
8.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
105.5mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1972
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Weather News

Hot horizons for Canberra

12:42 EDT

Canberra will see progressively warmer days this week, peaking in the high 30's.  The mercury will hit the low 30’s this weekend, and reach the mid 30's by the start of the working week.

Coldest maximum summer temperature on record at Thredbo

11:15 EDT

While large parts of the country have been baking or battling bushfire, Thredbo in New South Wales recorded Australia's lowest maximum summer temperature on record.

NSW bushfires surround Sydney but conditions ease for now

10:42 EDT

Conditions have eased since the New South Wales bushfire crisis arrived in Sydney yesterday, but authorities warned that residents were "not out of the woods yet".