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Cape Nelson Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 10°C
showers

Now

12.0°C rising
Updated at 17:10 EDT

South West for Tuesday Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning, mainly in the west. Slight chance of a shower during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.

Currently at Cape Nelson

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.0°C rising
Dew Point 8.7°C rising
Feels Like 9.2°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
E 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1013.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:49 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:51 EDT

Nearby Now

Portland 11.0°C
Port Fairy 13.9°C
Warrnambool Ap 14.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cape Nelson

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Cape Nelson 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Oct 15
Wed
Oct 16
Thu
Oct 17
Fri
Oct 18
Sat
Oct 19
Sun
Oct 20
Mon
Oct 21

Showers

Showers easing

Thunder-
storms clearing

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Windy

Mostly sunny
Maximum 16°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 10°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 60% 90% 70% 80% 50% 30% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High 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 14
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
37
km/h
36
km/h
42
km/h
49
km/h
47
km/h
46
km/h
35
km/h
29
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NW 14km/h
NW
SW 16km/h
SW
SE 9km/h
SE
W 16km/h
W
WSW 37km/h
WSW
W 36km/h
W
NNW 42km/h
NNW
WNW 49km/h
WNW
W 47km/h
W
W 46km/h
W
WSW 35km/h
WSW
W 29km/h
W
W 15km/h
W
WSW 14km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 88% 82% 87% 75% 74% 70% 77% 71% 68% 67% 72% 70% 77% 70%
Dew Point 11°C 13°C 9°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 5°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 11°C

Cape Nelson 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
06:20 EDT
sunrise
06:48 EDT
sunset
19:52 EDT
last light
20:19 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 21:06 EDT
set
Wed 08:12 EDT
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Cape Nelson Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 15
9.4°C 16°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 14
14.0°C 16.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 13
11.8°C 25.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 12
11.7°C 15.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 11
9.9°C 15.0°C 0.4mm

Cape Nelson Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
639.5mm
159.4 Day(s)
Total For 2019
552.2mm
147 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
474.4mm
134 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.2mm
Jul 11
Lowest Temperature
3.2°C
Sep 17
Highest Temperature
39.8°C
Mar 2

Cape Nelson Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.2°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.5°C
21st 1996
Average This Month
10.5°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
10.4°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
33.7°C
12th 2004
Average This Month
17.3°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
17.3°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
5th
Total This Month
4.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.2mm
16.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
105.2mm
2001
Driest On Record
6.2mm
2015
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