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Current Warnings
 

Victoria Forecast

  • Tuesday Windy with a few showers, mainly south. Partly cloudy across the north with late showers.

  • Wednesday Showers in the south, windy in the east. Partly cloudy elsewhere.

  • Thursday Rain and showers developing in the west. Gusty and cool SW'ly winds in the south.

  • Friday Winds easing throughout the day. Coastal showers clearing, dry elsewhere.

  • Saturday Warm and windy throughout. Mostly dry. Cloud building in the west.

Vic Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 30/04 Sun 01/05 Mon 02/05

19.7°C

Gabo Island
Hottest

27.9°C

Lakes Entrance

25.1°C

Mallacoota

21.5°C

Mildura

25.1°C

Mallacoota

0.5°C

Mt Baw Baw
Coldest

2.3°C

Mt Baw Baw

-3.1°C

Mt Hotham

-2.1°C

Mt Hotham

-3.1°C

Mt Hotham

W 87km/h

Hogan Island
Windiest

116km/h

Hogan Island

129km/h

Hogan Island

112km/h

Mt Buller
-

0.4mm last hr

Coldstream
Wettest

40.4mm

Mt Hotham

28.4mm

Wilsons Promontory

17.0mm

Merino

17.2mm

Cape Otway
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 Monthly Summaries

May 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
11.9 +3.2 18.5 +1.8 10.2 18
67 10.4 +3.0 21.4 +2.3 3.2 13
16 8.7 +3.6 18.4 +0.7 16 4.2 14
7.7 +2.5 17.1 +0.4 14.8 33
8.2 +2.1 17.9 +1.2 5.2 10
-0.9 -0.8 23 2.2 -2.4 54.8 41
7.8 +3.6 18.3 +0.8 22.2 38
6.3 +0.7 14.2 +0.3 15.4 24
30 8.9 +2.4 30 20.0 +3.2 30 10.8 20
8.3 -0.1 13 21.2 +3.5 13 8.8 16
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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Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

21:31 EST

A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).

Dry season storm dumps heavy rain on Darwin

18:23 EST

A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.

Wet season wraps up with below average rainfall for many Top End cattle stations

17:53 EST

Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.