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Current Warnings
 

Victoria Forecast

  • Saturday Mostly dry throughout. Sunny and mild. Seabreezes along along the coast.

  • Sunday Cloudy throughout, with the odd shower. Hot in the northwest, grading to warm in the south.

  • Monday Very hot in the N, hot in the S, warm in the SE. Mostly clear with a few showers on coast.

  • Tuesday Very hot in the north and east. Cool change in the west.

  • Wednesday Showers clearing the east, developing in southwest. Mild in the south, warm in the north.

Vic Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 13/12 Thu 14/12 Fri 15/12

33.2°C

Rutherglen
Hottest

43.0°C

Longerenong

34.1°C

Kyabram

34.0°C

Rutherglen

43.0°C

Longerenong

13.9°C

Mt Hotham
Coldest

10.0°C

Ararat

6.0°C

Mortlake

5.0°C

Mortlake

-1.7°C

Mt Hotham

SSW 33km/h

Gabo Island
Windiest

81km/h

Sth Channel Island

75km/h

Hogan Island

53km/h

Mt Hotham
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.5mm

Coleraine

0.6mm

Hunters Hill

0.2mm

Gelantipy

0.2mm

Combienbar
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 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
10.1 +0.6 21.7 -1.1 56.8 114
12.3 +0.4 26.3 -1.1 28.0 71
10.0 -0.5 26.5 -2.1 26.6 104
12.0 +0.8 23.6 -0.7 96.4 145
12.9 +0.9 26.0 -1.2 89.6 237
14.4 +1.6 22.5 -1.7 98.6 167
14.2 -0.8 28.0 -2.3 34.6 138
13.6 +0.8 23.9 -0.1 16 9.4 14
12.2 +0.5 27.9 -1.3 77.4 177
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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