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Victorian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Victoria Forecast

  • Thursday Rain and showers developing in the west. Gusty and cool SW'ly winds in the south.

  • Friday Winds easing throughout the day. Coastal showers clearing, dry elsewhere.

  • Saturday Warm and windy throughout. Mostly dry. Cloud building in the west.

  • Sunday Widespread rain. Heavy rainfall in the north with storms.

Vic Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 02/05 Tue 03/05 Wed 04/05

16.4°C

Cerberus
Hottest

21.5°C

Mildura

24.7°C

Mallacoota

19.0°C

Mildura

25.1°C

Mallacoota

1.3°C

Mt Hotham
Coldest

-2.1°C

Mt Hotham

-2.1°C

Mt Buller
 

-3.1°C

Mt Hotham

N 44km/h

Sth Channel Island
Windiest

112km/h

Mt Buller

135km/h

Hogan Island

75km/h

Mount William
-
no rain last hr Wettest

17.0mm

Merino

50.2mm

Mt Sabine
 

50.2mm

Mt Sabine
Victoria's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 35.6°C at
Mildura in 1892
Lowest -5.6°C at
Mt Hotham in 2000
Highest 21.6°C at
Heathcote in 1972
Lowest -7.8°C at
Omeo in 1967
Highest 249.0mm at
Point Hicks in 1978

Victoria Monthly Summaries

May 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
11.4 +2.7 18.4 +1.7 10.4 19
67 10.3 +2.9 20.9 +1.8 3.2 13
7.2 +2.1 18.0 +0.3 16 4.4 14
7.4 +2.2 16.8 +0.1 15.6 35
7.0 +0.8 17.7 +1.0 5.4 10
-1.0 -1.0 23 2.3 -2.3 69.0 51
8.2 +4.0 18.0 +0.5 23.2 40
5.3 -0.3 13.8 -0.0 16.4 26
30 9.0 +2.4 30 19.2 +2.4 13.6 25
8.5 +0.1 19.5 +1.8 12.0 22
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

18:02 EST

A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).

Wet start for the dry season

14:15 EST

After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.