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Sun 22:38 EST
Current Warnings
 

Victoria Forecast

  • Monday Cold wind easing. Showers, mainly south & ranges. Small hail. Snow to 800m, 500m in Gippsland.

  • Tuesday Cold wind increasing. Showers, mainly south & ranges. Snow to 900m.

  • Wednesday Cold. Windy. Showers increasing. Small hail. Snow to 900m, lowering to 600m later.

  • Thursday Cold wind easing. Showers south & ranges easing. Snow to 800m retreating to peaks later.

Vic Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08

10.6°C

Gabo Island
Hottest

16.4°C

Mildura

18.4°C

Mallacoota

15.0°C

Bairnsdale Ap

18.4°C

Mallacoota

-2.5°C

Mt Hotham
Coldest

-5.0°C

Mt Hotham

-4.0°C

Mt Baw Baw
 

-5.0°C

Mt Hotham

WNW 87km/h

Hogan Island
Windiest

98km/h

Hogan Island

90km/h

Hogan Island

137km/h

Hogan Island
-

2.2mm last hr

Mt Buller
Wettest

17.0mm

Mt Sabine

67.2mm

Warracknabeal
 

67.2mm

Warracknabeal
Victoria's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 32.2°C at
Mildura in 1892
Lowest -6.7°C at
Mt Hotham in 2005
Highest 19.3°C at
Wilsons Promontory in 1977
Lowest -13.2°C at
Mortlake in 1991
Highest 222.8mm at
Falls Creek Sec in 1958

Victoria Monthly Summaries

August 2015
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
7.2 +0.4 158 13.2 -1.8 157 0.2 0
5.6 +0.2 68 14.5 -2.8 4.2 16
2.2 -1.0 16 12.0 -3.2 16 1.2 3
3.6 +0.9 23 11.4 -3.0 23 7.0 14
4.1 +0.2 52 11.2 -3.0 6.8 11
27 5.3 +2.3 27 11.3 -3.2 18.6 32
2.0 -1.6 56 9.4 -2.2 106 2.0 3
2.8 -1.6 30 11.8 -3.0 30 4.2 6
13 4.2 -1.9 13 14.2 -2.0 13 4.2 7
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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