Saturday Cloudy. Rain this morning then a clearing shower or two during the afternoon. Very high (90%) chance of rainfall. Winds N/NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Possible rainfall: 3 to 8 mm Chance of any rain: 90%.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.
Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon with possible hail. Snow falling above 500 metres. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.
Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the nearby hills. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southeast suburbs, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm Chance of any rain: 70%.
Melbourne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 18||88||W 14||61|
||8||11||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 19||94||W 12||63|
||8||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 20||79||WSW 17||62|
||7||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 18||79||W 16||65|
||5||7||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 8||96||W 2||85|
||7||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 11||79||W 7||65|
||7||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 19||74||WSW 16||55|
||7||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 11||96||WSW 8||61|
||7||13||90%||< 1mm||Nil||W 16||87||WSW 14||50|
||5||12||90%||1-5mm||Slight||N 10||81||WSW 9||72|
With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.
A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.
Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.