Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers during this afternoon and evening. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 60%.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the morning, particularly over eastern suburbs. Possible hail. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/SW early in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 2 to 5 mm Chance of any rain: 90%.
Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost about outer suburbs. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 600 metres. Possible hail in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely about the eastern suburbs. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.
Melbourne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||12||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 19||78||NW 22||61|
||5||11||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 19||80||NW 23||68|
||4||12||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 21||73||NW 27||57|
||4||11||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 18||80||NW 27||63|
||1||7||90%||1-5mm||High||NNW 7||80||NW 9||71|
||4||12||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 10||72||NW 15||54|
||2||12||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 20||69||NW 26||51|
||3||12||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 10||82||NW 16||58|
||3||12||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 18||78||NW 24||58|
||0||12||90%||1-5mm||High||N 8||88||NW 17||59|
Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.
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.