Wednesday Mostly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, decreasing to a medium (60%) chance of showers this afternoon then increasing to a very high (90%) chance of showers this evening. Possible hail from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SW 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h tending SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower during the morning. Light winds.
Melbourne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||18||60%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 18||73||NNW 18||68|
||10||18||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 18||80||NNW 23||70|
||10||19||60%||1-5mm||Nil||N 24||76||NNW 26||63|
||8||18||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 16||74||NW 17||66|
||8||18||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 22||76||NNW 26||65|
||8||13||80%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 12||78||NNW 12||72|
||8||18||80%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 13||77||NNW 15||63|
||8||18||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 24||76||NNW 26||59|
||8||18||60%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 14||90||NNW 17||63|
||8||19||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 18||79||NNW 24||65|
||5||18||80%||5-10mm||Slight||NNW 10||91||NNW 18||65|
Night-time temperatures will drop well below average in the Capital from Wednesday.
Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.
Marine scientists have upped the ante in their fight to save the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating effects of coral bleaching.