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Victorian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Victoria Forecast

  • Monday Milder in the south, hot in the north and west. Showers and storms, mainly in the east.

  • Tuesday Very hot in the north, milder towards the coast. Possible showers and storms in the NE.

  • Wednesday Becoming hot again throughout, even south. Afternoon showers and storms in east.

  • Thursday Afternoon showers and storms in the east. Hot in the north and west, cooler along the coast.

  • Friday Possible showers and storms in the east. Very hot in the west, light to moderate winds.

Vic Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 19/01 Sat 20/01 Sun 21/01

38.4°C

Walpeup
Hottest

50.0°C

Warracknabeal

45.6°C

Swan Hill

44.2°C

Mildura

50.0°C

Warracknabeal

12.9°C

Mt Hotham
Coldest

12.0°C

Ararat

14.0°C

Ararat

11.0°C

Ararat

-1.5°C

Mt Hotham

WSW 50km/h

Wilsons Promontory
Windiest

77km/h

Longerenong

74km/h

Sth Channel Island

70km/h

Mt Buller
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.2mm

Beeac

25.4mm

Snowy River

0.8mm

Gelantipy

5.4mm

Mt Hotham
Victoria's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 50.7°C at
Mildura in 1906
Lowest 0.6°C at
Mt Hotham in 2012
Highest 36.9°C at
Warragul Vcah in 1964
Lowest -3.9°C at
Falls Creek in 1994
Highest 237.0mm at
Gabo Island in 1999

Victoria Monthly Summaries

January 2018
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
12.4 +1.2 28.3 +2.8 8.2 21
15.1 +0.9 25 33.3 +3.4 2.2 6
12.2 -0.4 32.8 +1.8 9.8 31
13.9 +1.1 27.7 +1.1 26.0 53
14.9 +0.7 32.2 +2.5 4.0 10
16.7 +2.4 27.1 +1.2 23.2 49
18.2 +1.5 35.9 +3.6 0.2 1
14.8 +0.1 26.9 +0.5 50.6 117
13.5 -0.7 34.2 +2.3 8.2 19
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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