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Victorian Weather

Current Warnings

Victoria Forecast

  • Saturday Winds calming from the west. Dry statewide. Cool throughout.

  • Sunday Showers in the west, dry in the east. Cool throughout.

  • Monday Cool throughout. Gusty winds in the northwest. Showers throughout, heaviest in the north.

  • Tuesday Showers statewide, heaviest in the south. Cool throughout.

Vic Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 16/08 Thu 17/08 Fri 18/08


Cape Nelson




Gabo Island




Lakes Entrance


Mt Hotham


Mt Hotham


Mt Hotham


Mt Hotham Ap

SSW 55km/h

Falls Creek


Hogan Island


Hogan Island


Wilsons Promontory

0.4mm last hr

Coldstream Comparison


Mt Buller




Rocky Valley
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 2017
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
4.1 +0.6 11.9 +0.3 44.4 60
24 4.9 +2.1 13.8 -0.4 54.4 106
4.7 +1.5 14.7 -0.5 43.8 116
4.9 +0.5 15.0 +0.1 51.6 79
5.1 +1.2 13.8 -0.4 48.8 82
8.3 +1.6 15.3 +0.3 23.4 47
6.4 +1.0 18.0 +0.7 32.6 126
-3.2 +0.2 0.4 -0.2 - -
6.9 +0.8 17.2 +1.2 19.1 31
4.3 +1.3 13.4 -1.1 81.2 138
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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Weather News

BOM issues NSW severe weather warning as Sydney hit by high winds

00:03 EST

Parts of NSW have been buffeted by high winds, with two people injured by flying building cladding, glass left shattered in a CBD high-rise and Sydney Airport forced to cancel flights.

Roofs removed as strongest wind in years lashes eastern NSW

13:30 EST

A wintry blast is bringing the strongest wind gusts in years and low level snow to parts of eastern and southeast Australia today.

Potential for windiest day in years in NSW

08:12 EST

Today will be the windiest day of the year for much of the coast and ranges of New South Wales with potential to be the windiest day in more than two years in parts, including Sydney.