Ararat Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast updated at 0:56 am EDT on Friday 20 January 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Max 22
Early storm. Heavy early rain.
Chance of any rain: 90%

South West area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the early morning. Showers heavy at times in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain easing. Warrnambool 19
Heavy rain easing. Colac 20
Rain easing. Hamilton 20

Saturday 21 January

Summary
Min 9
Max 27
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

South West area

Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a morning shower near the Otways. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southeasterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 6:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Sunday 22 January

Summary
Min 10
Max 33
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

South West area

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 6:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Monday 23 January

Summary
Min 19
Max 35
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

South West area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 35.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 6:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Tuesday 24 January

Summary
Min 17
Max 27
Early shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Wednesday 25 January

Summary
Min 11
Max 25
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Thursday 26 January

Summary
Min 10
Max 28
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Friday.

Product derived from IDV10753 and IDV17101