Fairfax Media Network

Central Weather

Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Monday Mostly cloudy. High chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Showers falling as snow above 1200 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm about the ranges this afternoon. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h tending SW in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 15.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Patchy fog in the early morning. Slight chance of a shower at night. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 17.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers until evening. The chance of afternoon thunderstorms near the Otways. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h turning NW 25 to 35 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 17.

Issued Sun 19:40 EST

Central Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
12:40 EST
SW 19 20 12.8 7.2 11.0 69 3 0.8 -
12:40 EST
WSW 30 35 12.7 8.4 10.1 75 3 0.6 1009.7
12:40 EST
WSW 24 28 10.4 8.0 7.5 85 2 3.2 1010.1
12:40 EST
WSW 22 30 12.3 5.9 10.1 65 3 0.0 -
12:40 EST
WSW 20 24 10.7 9.3 8.3 91 1 1.0 -
12:40 EST
WSW 26 30 - - - - - - -
12:40 EST
WSW 33 41 12.7 5.8 9.9 63 5 0.0 -
12:40 EST
WSW 13 19 12.0 5.8 10.6 66 3 0.0 -
12:40 EST
W 24 31 10.8 7.6 8.0 80 2 - -
12:40 EST
WSW 30 33 - - - - - - -
09:00 EST
W 33   12.2 7.9 9.2 75 3 6 1006.6
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Red Cross uses pillowcases to help prepare migrant families for Australia's natural disasters

12:21 EST

Storms can be scary for many of us, but when you are new to Australia and English is not your first language, it can be extra terrifying.

September rain favouring WA

12:18 EST

While the majority of Australia has received less than 20 per cent of their average September rainfall so far this month, a large area of Western Australia is bucking this trend.

Parts of Central Australia driest on record, according to Bureau of Meteorology

10:14 EST

Parts of Central Australia are experiencing their driest period on record, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.