Central Highlands Weather
Central Highlands Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers and patchy rain in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 35.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Central Highlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||30||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 11||60||S 13||51|
||23||31||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 10||66||SSE 14||50|
||21||35||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 7||53||SSE 20||33|
For the last four years Central Australia's Elkedra cattle station has received around half its average annual rainfall or only 150 millimetres each year.
Central Victorian regions battle hot, dry spring with Bendigo, Castlemaine setting record temperatures
Figures from the weather bureau show parts of central Victoria endured one of the driest springs on record.
It may officially be summer, but it felt a lot like winter across Victoria as temperatures dropped and light snow settling in the Alps.