Sunday Mostly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers this evening. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h. Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm Chance of any rain: 70% Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.
Monday Mostly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning, particularly over eastern suburbs. Showers falling as snow during the morning above 600 metres. Possible hail. Winds W/NW 35 to 45 km/h tending gusty W/SW early in the morning then easing during the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm Chance of any rain: 90%.
Tuesday Mostly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the outer suburbs. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southeast suburbs during the afternoon and evening, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h. 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 turning SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog about the nearby hills. High (70%) chance of showers. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 1 to 2 mm Chance of any rain: 70%.
Melbourne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||14||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NE 11||75||SSE 12||56|
||7||13||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 12||78||E 14||62|
||6||15||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 17||72||ENE 21||50|
||5||14||70%||1-5mm||Slight||N 13||78||E 20||55|
||3||9||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||N 4||84||S 6||67|
||5||14||60%||1-5mm||Slight||N 7||77||SSE 10||50|
||5||14||70%||1-5mm||Slight||N 17||69||ESE 21||46|
||5||14||70%||1-5mm||Slight||N 7||83||NE 12||55|
||5||15||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NNE 12||76||SE 19||49|
||3||14||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNE 7||84||WNW 12||54|
Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.
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.