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Victorian Weather

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Fri 18:41 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Victoria Forecast

  • Friday Very hot and sunny throughout. Dry. Afternoon/evening cooler change in the south.

  • Saturday Patchy showers and storms. Light falls. Hot in the north, milder in the south.

  • Sunday Showers and a few storms over central parts. Hot in the N, mild in the S with onshore breeze.

  • Monday Cooler in the south, hot in the north and west. Showers and storms, mainly in the east.

  • Tuesday Very hot in the north, milder towards the coast. Possible showers and storms in the NE.

Vic Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 16/01 Wed 17/01 Thu 18/01

44.3°C

Charlton
Hottest

35.4°C

Mildura

38.2°C

Walpeup

43.0°C

Hopetoun Ap

46.0°C

Walpeup

18.6°C

Cape Nelson
Coldest

1.0°C

Mt Hotham Ap

7.8°C

Omeo

12.0°C

Wangaratta Ap

-1.5°C

Mt Hotham

S 42km/h

Sth Channel Island
Windiest

57km/h

Fawkner Beacon

105km/h

Ben Nevis

75km/h

Warrnambool Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

Gelantipy

0.2mm

Hogan Island

0.0mm

Hogan Island

0.2mm

Nhill Ap
Victoria's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 50.7°C at
Mildura in 1906
Lowest 0.6°C at
Mt Hotham in 2012
Highest 36.9°C at
Warragul Vcah in 1964
Lowest -3.9°C at
Falls Creek in 1994
Highest 237.0mm at
Gabo Island in 1999

Victoria Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
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
18:50 EDT
SW 13 17 25.9 18.1 26.9 62 5 0.0 1009.8
18:50 EDT
NNE 13 19 43.0 -7.6 38.5 4 63 0.0 1007.7
18:50 EDT
WSW 24 33 41.3 2.1 38.1 9 64 0.0 1007.1
18:50 EDT
WNW 11 22 41.8 -5.5 37.7 5 55 0.0 1008.5
18:50 EDT
NNE 17 30 40.0 -2.3 36.5 7 56 0.0 1009.4
18:50 EDT
W 9 13 22.8 - 22.8 - - 0.0 -
18:50 EDT
ESE 13 19 39.5 -7.1 35.9 5 54 0.0 1010.5
18:50 EDT
NNW 17 20 38.9 -5.1 35.5 6 56 0.0 1010.0
18:50 EDT
W 11 13 38.7 5.4 36.2 13 38 0.0 1008.8
18:50 EDT
ESE 7 9 36.0 10.9 34.5 22 23 0.0 -
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Weather News

Southern states swelter as power supply struggles

18:30 EDT

The power supply in Victoria and South Australia is being put to the test as five of the states and territories face an extreme heatwave, with temperatures in some areas already hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

Melbourne hits 42C as Victorians warned to take 'heat kills' warnings seriously

18:22 EDT

Melburnians — and the world's best tennis players — have battled through temperatures of about 42 degrees Celsius, as energy authorities curtailed some industrial users' power consumption and firefighters across Victoria stood on high alert.

SA heatwave will not affect power supply, Treasurer says, as TDU amateur cyclists ignore warnings

17:55 EDT

The South Australian Government is not expecting to use the state's new backup diesel power generators despite temperatures well into the mid-40s forcing a tight power supply balance.