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Victorian Weather

Thu 16:40 EST
Current Warnings

Victoria Forecast

  • Thursday Showers throughout, heaviest in east and central. Chance of snow on peaks. Windy in east.

  • Friday Showers on coast and ranges easing. Rain developing in west, chance thundery.

  • Saturday Cool day with showers, heaviest in the northeast. Gusty onshore winds along the coast.

  • Sunday Cool. Mostly dry except for the far east. Light winds in the west and central.

  • Monday Showers a chance in far west & far east later. Mostly sunny, cloud developing in the northwest.

Vic Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 23/05 Tue 24/05 Wed 25/05






Phillip Island




Coldstream Comparison


Mt Buller


Mt Hotham


Mt Hotham Ap


Mt Hotham


Mt Hotham Ap

WSW 70km/h

Wilsons Promontory


Hogan Island


Gabo Island


Wilsons Promontory

2.8mm last hr

Coldstream Comparison




Yanac North


Honeysuckle Ck


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 Weather Forecasts

(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
8 15 40% < 1mm Nil NW 20 71 WSW 17 55
Cloud increasing
2 15 40% < 1mm Moderate N 4 85 NNE 8 50
Mostly sunny
1 14 20% < 1mm High NNE 8 89 NNW 14 56
Mostly sunny
2 13 20% < 1mm Moderate SW 3 84 W 8 58
Mostly sunny
3 14 10% < 1mm Moderate W 8 84 WSW 10 57
Frost then sunny
-5 1 30% < 1mm Severe NNW 3 98 WNW 2 87
Mostly sunny
2 14 10% < 1mm Moderate WNW 2 86 WNW 12 54
Mostly sunny
2 12 20% < 1mm Moderate WNW 14 95 SW 18 66
Possible shower
4 15 50% < 1mm Slight WNW 11 85 W 21 60
Possible shower
7 15 30% 1-5mm Nil W 10 76 WSW 18 61
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Weather News

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13:37 EST

Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.

Broken Hill Flying Doctors helping isolated Australians for 80 years

10:46 EST

As drought bites hard on large parts of remote Australia, taking its toll on the health and finances of isolated communities, the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) is more important than ever.