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Current Warnings
 

Victoria Forecast

  • Friday Brisk winds easing. Becoming mostly sunny in north. Light showers in the south, mostly clearing.

  • Saturday Early fog patches then mostly sunny. Cool in south. Mild in north. Gentle winds.

  • Sunday Early fog patches then mostly sunny. Cool in south. Mild in north. Gentle winds.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Warmer northerly winds developing. Coastal sea breezes.

  • Tuesday Northerly winds strenghetning. Mostly dry. Very hot in the west and northwest.

Vic Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12

15.0°C

Walpeup
Hottest

36.8°C

Ouyen

32.4°C

Charlton

30.0°C

Orbost

37.3°C

Charlton

-1.6°C

Mt Buller
Coldest

2.0°C

Mt Hotham Ap

5.7°C

Mount William

-2.0°C

Mt Buller

-2.0°C

Mt Buller

WSW 92km/h

Wilsons Promontory
Windiest

64km/h

Hogan Island

116km/h

Mt Hotham

122km/h

Wilsons Promontory
-

0.2mm last hr

Coldstream Comparison
Wettest

17.4mm

Snowy Range

40.8mm

Trentham

21.0mm

Blue Rock Reservoir

30.4mm

Ferny Creek
Victoria's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Mildura in 1904
Lowest -0.8°C at
Mt Buller in 2006
Highest 33.4°C at
Wangaratta in 1960
Lowest -6.3°C at
Mount Hotham in 1984
Highest 220.0mm at
Erica State Forest in 1934

Victoria Monthly Summaries

December 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
8.9 -0.5 23.1 +0.5 13.2 26
11.7 -0.0 27.5 +0.3 7.6 18
8.6 -1.8 26.7 -1.7 17 1.8 7
10.9 -0.2 25.0 +0.9 30 1.2 2
11.9 +0.0 27.8 +0.7 5.8 15
12.7 -0.2 24.1 -0.1 4.6 8
14.2 -0.6 30.0 -0.2 2.0 8
6.2 +0.7 14.4 +0.8 19 17.8 14
14 15.0 +2.4 23.5 -0.2 14 0.6 1
10.8 -0.8 29.6 +0.6 28 2.4 5
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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