Tuesday Local fog and frost early this morning, mainly about outer suburbs, then a mostly sunny day. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Rain easing to showers during the afternoon before mostly clearing at night. High (70%) chance of rainfall. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Melbourne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||14||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 16||74||NNW 16||64|
||8||13||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 16||72||NW 16||68|
||7||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 21||71||NW 24||56|
||6||14||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 19||76||NNW 21||58|
||3||11||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||N 9||78||NNW 7||68|
||6||14||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 10||73||NNW 13||57|
||6||14||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 22||71||NNW 25||51|
||6||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 13||82||NNW 15||54|
||6||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 17||74||NW 22||58|
||5||14||80%||1-5mm||Slight||N 8||81||NNW 15||58|
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