Cape Otway Weather


Cape Otway Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.0°C rising
Updated at 02:40 EST

South West for Monday Cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Slight chance of a shower during the morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.
Tuesday Cloudy. Patchy fog in the east in the early morning. Medium chance of showers near the Otways, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

Currently at Cape Otway

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Temperature 13.0°C rising
Dew Point 6.1°C rising
Feels Like 6.7°C
Relative Humidity 63%
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SW 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1016.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EST
Sunset sunset
18:11 EST

Nearby Now

Aireys Inlet 10.0°C
Mt Gellibrand 8.8°C
Mortlake 6.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Port Campbell

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
14°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sun 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning Central Gippsland & E Gippslands. Cancelled Port Phillip, Western Port, Gippsland Lakes & West & Central coasts

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Cape Otway 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Apr 6
Tue
Apr 7
Wed
Apr 8
Thu
Apr 9
Fri
Apr 10
Sat
Apr 11
Sun
Apr 12

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 16°C 17°C 19°C 21°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 12°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 10% 50% 10% 20% 90% 50% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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
17
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
26
km/h
36
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SW 19km/h
SW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
SW 10km/h
SW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
SE 10km/h
SE
NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
WSW 28km/h
WSW
WSW 27km/h
WSW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 21km/h
W
Relative Humidity 65% 60% 68% 66% 77% 71% 80% 76% 76% 74% 70% 68% 78% 72%
Dew Point 7°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 12°C

Cape Otway Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:19 EST
sunrise
06:45 EST
sunset
18:11 EST
last light
18:37 EST
moon
set
Mon 03:56 EST
rise
Mon 17:29 EST
moon
Wed
Apr 8
moon
Wed
Apr 15
moon
Thu
Apr 23
moon
Fri
May 1

Cape Otway Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 5
8.1°C 14°C 14.8mm
Sat
Apr 4
12.2°C 14.0°C 15.0mm
Fri
Apr 3
12.8°C 24.3°C 0.8mm
Thu
Apr 2
15.3°C 17.0°C 7.0mm
Wed
Apr 1
10.2°C 18.7°C 0.0mm

Cape Otway Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
212.5mm
46.6 Day(s)
Total For 2020
160.0mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
117.0mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.0mm
Apr 4
Lowest Temperature
8.1°C
Apr 5
Highest Temperature
39.8°C
Jan 31

Cape Otway Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.1°C
5th
Lowest On Record
1.7°C
24th 1869
Average This Month
11.7°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
11.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.3°C
3rd
Highest On Record
33.3°C
3rd 1886
Average This Month
17.6°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
4th
Total This Month
37.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
71.3mm
15.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
189.7mm
1961
Driest On Record
0.6mm
1923
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Weather News

Cyclone Harold bears down on Vanuatu, predicted to bring winds of up to 250kph near Vila

21:56 EST

Disaster officials in Vanuatu are urging communities, many of them in remote locations, to shelter as a tropical cyclone is forecast to intensify to a category five in the coming hours.

Wet season not over yet in the Top End

13:28 EST

Darwin's skies were lit up overnight and into Sunday morning, with thunderstorms generating heavy rain, signalling the Top End has not quite moved into its dry season yet.  In just the 30 minutes before 9am on Sunday morning, Darwin recorded 32.6mm of rainfall.

This wind is giving me chills

12:52 EST

Strong winds recorded on Saturday over much of southeastern Australia, combined with cool temperatures, resulted in a pretty chilly day.