Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, with possible hail in the southeast suburbs early this evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 1 to 2 mm Chance of any rain: 20% Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.
Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the outer suburbs. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southeast suburbs, slight (30%) chance elsewhere, mainly during the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Possible hail in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 20 to 25 km/h tending W/SW during the day. Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm Chance of any rain: 60%.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southeast suburbs, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
Melbourne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||12||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 18||79||NW 23||59|
||5||11||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 19||79||NW 23||66|
||4||12||80%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 19||70||NW 26||54|
||3||11||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 17||83||NW 26||60|
||0||7||90%||1-5mm||High||NNW 6||80||NW 9||67|
||3||12||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 8||75||NW 14||50|
||2||12||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 18||67||NW 26||48|
||3||12||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 8||81||NW 16||54|
||3||13||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 16||75||NW 24||50|
||0||12||90%||1-5mm||High||N 7||87||NW 17||54|
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