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Victorian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Victoria Forecast

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

  • Wednesday Becoming hot again throughout, even south. Afternoon showers and storms in east.

  • Thursday Afternoon showers and storms in the east. Hot in the north and west, cooler along the coast.

  • Friday Possible showers and storms in the east. Very hot in the west, light to moderate winds.

  • Saturday Very hot in the northwest grading warm in the east. Light winds with the odd shower in the east.

Vic Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 20/01 Sun 21/01 Mon 22/01

40.2°C

Rutherglen
Hottest

45.6°C

Swan Hill

44.2°C

Mildura

40.0°C

Edi Upper

50.0°C

Warracknabeal

17.4°C

Gelantipy
Coldest

14.0°C

Ararat

11.0°C

Ararat

7.0°C

Mortlake

-1.5°C

Mt Hotham

SSW 38km/h

Fawkner Beacon
Windiest

74km/h

Sth Channel Island

70km/h

Mt Buller

79km/h

Mt Hotham
-
no rain last hr Wettest

25.4mm

Snowy River

1.0mm

Koetong

6.0mm

Mt Hotham

6.0mm

Mt Hotham
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Increasing sunshine
11 27 5% < 1mm Nil S 21 73 S 21 30
Sunny
18 35 20% < 1mm Nil S 14 54 SW 13 18
Sunny
13 33 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 21 60 SSW 20 20
Mostly sunny
15 27 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 11 72 SSW 14 48
Increasing sunshine
17 23 10% < 1mm Nil S 7 66 SSW 17 57
Mostly sunny
21 37 60% 1-5mm Nil S 19 48 SSW 14 19
Possible thunderstorm
14 22 20% < 1mm Nil N 23 54 NW 23 38
Cloudy
17 24 10% < 1mm Nil SW 4 80 SSW 14 69
Mostly sunny
17 32 10% < 1mm Nil S 23 63 - -
Possible thunderstorm
19 38 50% < 1mm Nil S 4 48 W 14 19
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17:36 EDT

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