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Victorian Weather

Thu 22:07 EST
Current Warnings

Victoria Forecast

  • 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
Tue 24/05 Wed 25/05 Thu 26/05


Wilsons Promontory


Phillip Island






Coldstream Comparison


Mt Hotham


Mt Hotham Ap


Mt Hotham


Mt Hotham Ap

WSW 66km/h

Wilsons Promontory


Gabo Island


Wilsons Promontory


Wilsons Promontory
no rain last hr Wettest


Yanac North


Honeysuckle Ck


Rocky Valley
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

(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
4 13 70% 1-5mm Slight SE 16 100 SE 24 77
Mostly sunny
5 16 40% < 1mm Slight S 6 93 NE 10 69
Mostly sunny
4 15 30% < 1mm Slight ENE 12 93 ENE 16 65
3 16 80% 5-10mm Moderate ESE 6 97 E 17 71
Mostly sunny
7 16 50% 1-5mm Nil N 17 79 NNE 20 63
Mostly sunny
5 17 30% 1-5mm Slight NE 7 88 ENE 10 57
-2 3 70% 5-10mm Severe ESE 5 100 NE 3 100
Possible shower
5 16 80% 5-10mm Slight E 2 88 E 10 72
Mostly sunny
5 17 60% 1-5mm Slight S 12 91 ENE 12 64
Mostly sunny
4 17 90% 1-5mm Slight E 4 89 NW 12 65
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Weather News

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19:14 EST

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A Vivid weekend

14:20 EST

For those among us wanting to balance out our participation in Earth Hour, the Vivid Light, Music and Ideas Festival opens in Sydney this on Friday.

Cooler Pacific temperatures signal end of devastating El Nino

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.