Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 18. High.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h for a time in the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then turning S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Midlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||15||20%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 34||59||W 32||36|
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.