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Victorian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Victoria Forecast

  • Thursday Gusty winds ahead of a cool showery change. Rain and storms in the west moving to the east.

  • Friday Brisk winds easing. Becoming mostly sunny in north. Light showers in the south, mostly clearing.

  • Saturday Mostly dry and sunny. Light winds.

  • Sunday Mostly dry and sunny with light winds. Mild throughout.

Vic Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12

25.9°C

Walpeup
Hottest

32.7°C

Rutherglen

36.8°C

Ouyen
 

37.3°C

Charlton

9.6°C

Omeo
Coldest

4.9°C

Mt Baw Baw

2.0°C

Mt Hotham Ap
 

1.2°C

Westmere

N 68km/h

Mount William
Windiest

68km/h

Mt Hotham

64km/h

Hogan Island

88km/h

Mount William
-
no rain last hr Wettest

22.8mm

Dartmouth Reservoir

17.4mm

Snowy Range
 

26.2mm

Gabo Island
Victoria's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Mildura in 1904
Lowest -0.8°C at
Mt Buller in 2006
Highest 33.4°C at
Wangaratta in 1960
Lowest -6.3°C at
Mount Hotham in 1984
Highest 220.0mm at
Erica State Forest in 1934

Victoria Monthly Summaries

December 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
8.6 -0.8 23.4 +0.8 107 1.2 2
11.3 -0.4 28.2 +1.0 3.2 8
8.0 -2.4 27.6 -0.8 17 1.8 7
11.2 +0.1 25.0 +0.9 30 1.2 2
11.7 -0.2 28.4 +1.3 4.6 12
12.7 -0.2 23.6 -0.6 2.4 4
14.6 -0.2 30.5 +0.3 0.8 3
7.2 +1.7 15.2 +1.6 19 17.8 14
14 15.0 +2.4 14 18.8 -4.9 14 0.6 1
11.2 -0.4 30.6 +1.6 28 2.4 5
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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