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Cape Nelson Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 23°C
sunny

Now

13.7°C steady
Updated at 05:40 EDT

South West for Wednesday Sunny. Patchy fog in the south and east early this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Cape Nelson

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.7°C steady
Dew Point 6.8°C steady
Feels Like 9.7°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
N 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1019.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:59 EDT

Nearby Now

Portland 10.3°C
Port Fairy 7.5°C
Warrnambool Ap 6.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cape Nelson

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

9am

Clear
15°C

12pm

Clear
22°C

3pm

Clear
22°C

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Cape Nelson 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 23
Thu
Oct 24
Fri
Oct 25
Sat
Oct 26
Sun
Oct 27
Mon
Oct 28
Tue
Oct 29

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Thunder-
storms

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 23°C 28°C 17°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 20°C
Minimum 11°C 15°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 70% 90% 80% 40% 5% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High High High Very 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 8
km/h
5
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
41
km/h
45
km/h
48
km/h
43
km/h
29
km/h
28
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction N 8km/h
N
SSE 5km/h
SSE
NNE 29km/h
NNE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
WNW 41km/h
WNW
WNW 45km/h
WNW
WSW 48km/h
WSW
WSW 43km/h
WSW
W 29km/h
W
W 28km/h
W
NNW 15km/h
NNW
SW 10km/h
SW
N 24km/h
N
WNW 15km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 73% 62% 48% 43% 77% 70% 74% 69% 76% 77% 81% 72% 65% 70%
Dew Point 11°C 15°C 9°C 15°C 9°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 14°C

Cape Nelson Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:10 EDT
sunrise
06:38 EDT
sunset
19:59 EDT
last light
20:27 EDT
moon
set
Wed 14:04 EDT
rise
Thu 04:27 EDT
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13
moon
Wed
Nov 20

Cape Nelson Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 22
9.6°C 17°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 21
10.3°C 15.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 20
9.1°C 14.4°C 1.8mm
Sat
Oct 19
9.5°C 13.2°C 2.4mm
Fri
Oct 18
9.5°C 16.5°C 0.2mm

Cape Nelson Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
639.5mm
159.4 Day(s)
Total For 2019
580.2mm
152 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
485.0mm
140 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

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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.2°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.5°C
21st 1996
Average This Month
10.1°C
-0.3°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
16.5°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
17.3°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.6mm
17th
Total This Month
32.4mm
12 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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