Ararat Weather


37.28°S 142.93°E 321m AMSL

Ararat Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 22°C
rain

Now

13.1°C steady
Updated at 07:50 EDT

South West for Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then turning W/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Stawell Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.1°C steady
Dew Point 12.5°C falling
Feels Like 12.8°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
ENE 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1004.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:44 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:18 EDT

Nearby Now

Mount William 9.7°C
Ballarat Ap 12.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Eversley

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
14°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
16°C

6pm

Heavy rain
14°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 05:15 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port & West and Central coasts

Vic - Fri 05:00 EDT
Sheep Graziers Warning for Wimmera, Northern Country, Nth Central, Nth East, Sth West, Central, West & Sth Gippsland & East Gippsland

Weatherpulse

Ararat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 3
Sat
Apr 4
Sun
Apr 5
Mon
Apr 6
Tue
Apr 7
Wed
Apr 8
Thu
Apr 9

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 22°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 19°C 21°C
Minimum 11°C 7°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 20% 20% 20% 40%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 17
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NE 17km/h
NE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
W 21km/h
W
W 28km/h
W
NW 27km/h
NW
W 22km/h
W
SW 13km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 15km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
Relative Humidity 84% 61% 83% 66% 86% 79% 77% 60% 77% 60% 81% 62% 79% 57%
Dew Point 12°C 14°C 5°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 8°C 12°C

Ararat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
07:18 EDT
sunrise
07:44 EDT
sunset
19:18 EDT
last light
19:44 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 16:29 EDT
set
Sat 02:36 EDT
moon
Wed
Apr 8
moon
Wed
Apr 15
moon
Thu
Apr 23
moon
Fri
May 1

Ararat Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 2
7.4°C 15°C 10.2mm
Wed
Apr 1
5.5°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 31
5.1°C 23.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 30
6.6°C 21.5°C 6.2mm
Sun
Mar 29
18.6°C 24.9°C 0.0mm

Ararat Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
143.9mm
31.3 Day(s)
Total For 2020
124.0mm
22 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
57.4mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
3.5°C
Feb 27
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 31

Ararat Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-5.7°C
26th 1981
Average This Month
6.4°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
7.3°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
33.5°C
1st 2014
Average This Month
19.2°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
19.6°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
10.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.0mm
10.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
110.0mm
1974
Driest On Record
3.6mm
1999
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Weather News

Weather forecasts are not immune to COVID-19

13:19 EDT

The World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) is concerned about the impact COVID-19 is having on international weather forecasts and climate monitoring.

Australian agriculture bounces back to life as BOM heralds wet start to 2020

12:30 EDT

Parts of eastern Australia have seen the wettest start to a year in nearly a decade, sending agricultural production bursting back to life.

Another wet month for parched Murray-Darling Basin

15:54 EDT

For the first time since 2017, the Murray-Darling Basin has just had back-to-back months with above average rain.