East Coast Weather
East Coast Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of light showers during the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 14.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patches of frost in the early morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the evening. Light winds.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning, and W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.
East Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||14||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 19||81||SSE 16||62|
||1||14||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||SSW 10||94||SE 7||57|
||6||13||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 18||85||SSE 15||63|
||1||10||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||SSW 9||100||SE 7||73|
||5||13||40%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 11||87||SE 11||67|
||5||14||5%||< 1mm||Slight||S 16||77||SSE 12||63|
||4||13||40%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 14||87||SSE 13||68|
If you thought Melbourne's winter was colder than usual, you are not wrong.
Prolonged dry weather has Australia's south-east and west set for above-average bushfire risk in the coming months.
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed what many Tasmanians already suspected, it has been the coldest winter in nearly 50 years.