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Orbost (37.7073°S, 148.4549°E, 14m AMSL) set as my default location ›

  1. My MLA

  2. Current condition

    TOMORROW
    Fog then sunny 15°
    fog then sunny
    Chance of rain: 5%
    Likely amount: < 1mm
    First
    light
    Sunrise Sunset Last light
    Sunrise Sunset
    6:52am EST 7:22am EST 4:55pm EST 5:25pm EST
    NOW
    5.5° Feels Like: 3.7°
    Relative Humidity: 99%
    Dew: 5.4°
    Wind: N 4km/h
    Gust: N 4km/h
    Rainfall since 9am: 0.0mm
    Pressure: 1034.7hPa
  3. Today Weather

    Orbost
    Now
    7.1°c
    Feels Like:
    4.2°
    Wind:
    N 9km/h
    Gusts:
    13km/h
    Humidity:
    88%
    Fog then sunny
     
    Min
    15°
    Max
    Today in Orbost
    Areas of fog and frost in the morning, locally severe. Sunny afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 4 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 15.
    Tomorrow
    Fog then sunny
    Min
    15°
    Max
    Sunny. Patchy fog near the New South Wales border in the early morning. Areas of morning frost in the west. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and 5 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.
  4. Radar

  5. Popup Radar

  6. Warnings

  7. Next 48 Hours


    Next 48 Hours


  8. 7 day forecast

    Today: Areas of fog and frost in the morning, locally severe. Sunny afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 4 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 15.

    Forecast for Orbost (37.7073°S, 148.4549°E, 14m AMSL)
      Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon
    Summary Fog then sunny Sunny Sunny Mostly sunny Late shower Mostly sunny Sunny
    Minimum
    Maximum 15° 15° 17° 18° 20° 15° 17°
    Chance of rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 80% 20% 5%
    Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
    UV index Low Low Low Low - - -
    Frost risk Moderate Moderate Slight Slight Nil Nil Slight
      9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
    Wind speed 3
    (km/h)
    2
    (km/h)
    3
    (km/h)
    3
    (km/h)
    5
    (km/h)
    5
    (km/h)
    5
    (km/h)
    4
    (km/h)
    8
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    11
    (km/h)
    11
    (km/h)
    7
    (km/h)
    5
    (km/h)
    Wind direction N SSW NNE ESE NNE E NNE NE NNE NNE NW WNW NNW NNW
    Relative humidity 82% 59% 79% 64% 78% 61% 75% 59% 71% 54% 76% 51% 74% 55%
    Dew point 3°C 7°C 3°C 8°C 4°C 9°C 4°C 10°C 7°C 11°C 7°C 5°C 4°C 8°C
  9. 28 Day Rainfall forecast

    Orbost Rain Forecast


    Orbost 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    24
    25
    26
    27
    28
    29
    MEDIUM
    30
    LOW
    Jul 1
    MEDIUM
    2
    MEDIUM
    3
    LOW
    4
    5
    6
    7
    LOW
    8
    MEDIUM
    9
    10
    11
    12
    LOW
    13
    14
    15
    16
    17
    MEDIUM
    18
    LOW
    19
    MEDIUM
    20
    MEDIUM
    21
    HIGH
    22
    MEDIUM
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Jun24

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has been relatively slow moving in recent weeks. There are four main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of the southwest Indian Ocean, Western Australia, the south Pacific, and South America.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 30 June to 4 July, 18 July to 22 July, and 23 July to 27 July. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 11 July to 15 July, and 16 July to 20 July. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 1 July to 5 July, 6 July to 10 July, and 18 July to 22 July.

  10. 12 Month Rainfall Forecast

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    Orbost 12-month Rainfall Forecast
    Jun
    Jul
    Aug
    Sep
    Oct
    Nov
    Dec
    Jan
    Feb
    Mar
    Apr
    May
    2019
    2020
    8
    6
    4
    5
    5
    5
    6
    6
    8
    7
    7
    4
    10
    5
    0
    1
    2 - 3
    4 - 7
    8 - 9
    10
    Well below normal
    Below normal
    Near normal
    Above normal
    Well above normal

    Issue Notes - Issued Jun 15

    ENSO status: Neutral (El Nino Watch) Sea surface temperatures (SST's) showed a slight warming during May, and remain significantly warmer than average across the equatorial Pacific. The Nino3.4 index lingered between 0.8 and 0.9 through the month of May. On the other hand, the Southern Oscillation Index (SOI) recorded a value of -0.9 in May, dropping back again into El Nino territory. Current consensus suggests an El Nino pattern across the Pacific Ocean will continue through winter and spring, with all eight international models maintaining a warmer than average Pacific Ocean through the remainder of 2019, with a 50-60% chance of an El Nino developing again later this year. The climate outlook for winter and early spring favours an overall below average rainfall outlook across southern Qld, NSW (mainly west of the Great Dividing Range), Vic, northeastern Tas and the southern SA and WA. A Positive IOD is now well established over the Indian Ocean, with five out of six international models exhibiting a moderate-to-strong event lasting until spring. During Positive IODs, central and southeastern Australia tend to see a reduction in rainfall amounts towards the second half of winter and first half of spring. SST's along the eastern seaboard remain warmer than average, increasing the risk of extreme weather events such as East Coast Lows (ECLs), which activity reaches its peak in early winter. These can bring intense periods of rainfall east of the Great Dividing Range, leading to flash flooding.

  11. Long range rainfall forecast

    Orbost Rain Forecast


    Orbost 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    24
    25
    26
    27
    28
    29
    MEDIUM
    30
    LOW
    Jul 1
    MEDIUM
    2
    MEDIUM
    3
    LOW
    4
    5
    6
    7
    LOW
    8
    MEDIUM
    9
    10
    11
    12
    LOW
    13
    14
    15
    16
    17
    MEDIUM
    18
    LOW
    19
    MEDIUM
    20
    MEDIUM
    21
    HIGH
    22
    MEDIUM
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Jun24

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has been relatively slow moving in recent weeks. There are four main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of the southwest Indian Ocean, Western Australia, the south Pacific, and South America.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 30 June to 4 July, 18 July to 22 July, and 23 July to 27 July. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 11 July to 15 July, and 16 July to 20 July. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 1 July to 5 July, 6 July to 10 July, and 18 July to 22 July.

  12. Popup - Daily historical

  13. Past 5 Days

    Orbost Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Thursday
    Jun 20
    5.8 °C 12.1 °C
    -
    Friday
    Jun 21
    6.5 °C 11.9 °C
    2.4 mm
    Saturday
    Jun 22
    5.7 °C 12.9 °C
    2.0 mm
    Sunday
    Jun 23
    4.5 °C 12.6 °C
    7.4 mm
    Monday
    Jun 24
    5.3 °C 14 °C
    0.2 mm
    Legend
  14. Almanac

    Almanac


    Orbost minimum temp history (37.7073°S, 148.4549°E, 14m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 21.5° 12/06/2019 Coldest this month 2.5° 08/06/2019
    Hottest on record 23.9 08/06/2005 Coldest on record 0.3 20/06/2012
    Hottest this year 44.5° 25/01/2019 Coldest this year 2.5° 08/06/2019
    Long term average 15.3° Long term average 6.5°
    Average this month 15.2° Average this month 6.5°
    Hottest June On Record Avg. max. temp. 16.8° 2008 Coldest June on record Avg. min. temp. 5.0° 2015
    Orbost rainfall history (37.7073°S, 148.4549°E, 14m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 40.2mm 04/06/2019 Total This Month 62.6mm
    13.0 days
    Long Term Average 109.4mm 16.7 days Wettest June on record 343.2mm 2008
  15. Popup - Radar

  16. Year to Date

    Orbost Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Jun 433.1mm 75.8 day(s)
    Total For 2019 297.2mm 69.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2018 177.6mm 58.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 40.2mm Jun 4
    Lowest Temperature 2.5°C Jun 8
    Highest Temperature 44.5°C Jan25
  17. Popup - Monthly historical

  18. Climatology

    Orbost Climatology

    Long-Term Averages
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
    Mean Max (°C) 26.4 25.4 24.0 20.9 17.8 15.3 15.0 16.0 18.2 20.0 22.1 24.0 20.5
    Mean Min (°C) 14.7 14.6 13.1 10.7 8.4 6.5 5.6 6.1 7.7 9.1 11.4 12.8 10.1
    Mean Rain (mm) 43.4 57.1 56.1 83.3 83.8 109.4 64.3 62.6 61.2 62.9 82.9 69.6 836.0
    Mean Rain Days 9.0 9.5 11.3 13.9 15.4 16.7 16.1 14.4 14.8 12.9 10.7 11.2 143.0