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Melbourne Rainfall Reports

March 2018
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
March 2018 Total - 0 day(s)
March 1856-2014 Average Total 50.3 9.4 day(s)
March 1856-2014 Wettest Total 190.7 1911
March 1856-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 90.2 5th 1919
March 1856-2014 Driest Total 3.7 1934
Jan-Mar 2018 Total - 0 day(s)
Jan-Mar 1856-2015 Average Total 145.6 25.0 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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.

Station Details

Melbourne, Victoria
37.8075°S 144.9700°E 31m AMSL
Commenced 1908 / Closed 2015
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Weather News

Cyclone season in full swing

13:57 EDT

The second tropical cyclone in the space of a week may develop to the north of Australia during the coming days.

Tropical Cyclone Marcus is heading for Perth, but you don't need to panic

12:37 EDT

Forecasters say a severe tropical cyclone set to curve around the WA coast towards Perth is the strongest of the season, but have assured the public there is no cause for alarm.

Darkness descending on Australia

16:55 EDT

The March Equinox occurs in Australia on Wednesday morning, marking the end of the astronomical summer in the southern hemisphere.