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Cape Nelson Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 27°C
late_shower

Now

14.0°C rising
Updated at 02:20 EDT

South West for Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the south in the early morning. High chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then turning W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 20s.
Saturday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail in the south. Heavy falls possible in the south. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.

Currently at Cape Nelson

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.0°C rising
Dew Point 12.9°C rising
Feels Like 12.0°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
N 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1005.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:50 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:23 EDT

Nearby Now

Portland 12.3°C
Port Fairy 12.9°C
Warrnambool Ap 12.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cape Nelson

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

9am

Mostly clear
17°C

12pm

Mostly clear
24°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 22:22 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for East Gippsland Coast

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Cape Nelson 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

Late shower

Thunder-
storms

Possible shower

Mostly cloudy

Mostly cloudy

Mostly cloudy

Mostly cloudy
Maximum 27°C 16°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 12°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 70% 10% 20% 20% 10%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate 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 26
km/h
23
km/h
43
km/h
45
km/h
50
km/h
37
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction N 26km/h
N
NW 23km/h
NW
W 43km/h
W
WSW 45km/h
WSW
W 50km/h
W
WSW 37km/h
WSW
SW 27km/h
SW
SW 19km/h
SW
S 18km/h
S
S 16km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
S 20km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
S 18km/h
S
Relative Humidity 78% 55% 75% 59% 76% 61% 61% 54% 65% 57% 70% 60% 71% 61%
Dew Point 14°C 16°C 8°C 8°C 12°C 10°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 13°C

Cape Nelson 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
07:24 EDT
sunrise
07:50 EDT
sunset
19:23 EDT
last light
19:50 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 16:38 EDT
set
Sat 02:39 EDT
moon
Wed
Apr 8
moon
Wed
Apr 15
moon
Thu
Apr 23
moon
Fri
May 1

Cape Nelson Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 2
14.1°C - 4.6mm
Wed
Apr 1
9.0°C 20.4°C 0.2mm
Tue
Mar 31
13.4°C 21.7°C 0.8mm
Mon
Mar 30
12.5°C 21.2°C 0.8mm
Sun
Mar 29
15.5°C 26.8°C 0.0mm

Cape Nelson Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
145.9mm
41.4 Day(s)
Total For 2020
82.4mm
32 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
49.0mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.2mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
9.0°C
Apr 1
Highest Temperature
38.9°C
Jan 30

Cape Nelson Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
5.8°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
11.6°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.4°C
1st
Highest On Record
35.2°C
9th 2005
Average This Month
20.4°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.6mm
2nd
Total This Month
4.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.1mm
14.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
96.8mm
2014
Driest On Record
9.0mm
1997
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