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Current Warnings
 

Victoria Forecast

  • Thursday Cold southerly winds. Showers, mainly south/ranges. The odd storm, mainly south. Light snow on Alps.

  • Friday Early fog/frost then becoming sunnier. Light showers on coast. Cold winds easing.

  • Saturday Early frost/fog patches then mostly sunny. Cool. Gentle winds.

  • Sunday Early frost/fog patches, mainly east. Mild northerly winds developing.

  • Monday Chilly morning, mainly east. Mild northerly winds and cloud increasing.

Vic Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08

10.7°C

Melbourne
Hottest

17.6°C

Walpeup

19.1°C

Lakes Entrance

16.7°C

Mildura

26.0°C

Mildura

-4.9°C

Mt Hotham
Coldest

-3.8°C

Mt Hotham

-5.0°C

Mt Hotham Ap

-7.5°C

Mt Hotham

-7.5°C

Mt Hotham

SW 57km/h

Wilsons Promontory
Windiest

103km/h

Ben Nevis

53km/h

Gabo Island

70km/h

Wilsons Promontory
-
no rain last hr Wettest

23.4mm

Woodend

14.8mm

Kinglake West

9.8mm

Mt Hotham

18.0mm

Ferny Creek
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 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
3.8 +0.3 11.5 -0.1 53.4 72
3.6 +0.9 14.1 -0.2 61.2 119
3.5 +0.3 14.7 -0.5 38.0 96
4.1 -0.3 15.2 +0.3 39.8 61
4.4 +0.5 14.1 -0.1 51.4 86
8.1 +1.4 15.4 +0.4 59.8 120
5.4 +0.1 17.8 +0.5 23.4 90
-2.1 +1.3 1.6 +1.0 36.4 26
6.2 +0.1 16.0 -0.2 35.0 56
3.5 +0.5 14.5 -0.0 64.6 113
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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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