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Melton Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 22°C
rain

Now

25.6°C falling
Updated at 19:40 EDT

Central for Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the Otways, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE in the late evening.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Locally heavy falls during the morning. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending S/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.6°C falling
Dew Point -2.1°C falling
Feels Like 25.1°C
Relative Humidity 16%
Wind icon
N 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1004.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 27.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 17.8°C
Kilmore Gap 20.9°C
Melbourne Ap 20.8°C
Laverton 20.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Melton

48-hour forecast

9pm

Intermittent rain
22°C

12am

Intermittent rain
19°C

3am

Heavy rain
17°C

6am

Heavy rain
16°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 16:45 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Vic - Thu 15:39 EDT
Brown Rot Advice for Mallee, Wimmera, N Country, North Central, NEt, SW, Central, W & S Gippsland and E Gippsland

Vic - Thu 15:36 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Heavy Rain) for Central, Mallee, South West, Northern Country, North Central and Wimmera

National Forecast

Melton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Possible shower

Rain

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 22°C 23°C 31°C 35°C 27°C 23°C
Minimum 10°C 16°C 11°C 11°C 18°C 19°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 10% 30% 90% 40% 10%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 10km/h
SSE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
WSW 8km/h
WSW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
S 15km/h
S
E 6km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
N 16km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
SW 20km/h
SW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
S 19km/h
S
Relative Humidity 62% 31% 89% 65% 71% 46% 69% 37% 53% 40% 72% 46% 63% 47%
Dew Point 8°C 8°C 16°C 15°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 19°C 16°C 14°C 10°C 11°C

Melton Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:52 EDT
sunrise
06:22 EDT
sunset
20:43 EDT
last light
21:13 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 00:48 EDT
set
Fri 13:54 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
8.9°C 26°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
11.6°C 22.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
15.6°C 37.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
6.6°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
10.1°C 23.5°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
4.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
6.6°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
37.3°C
Jan 17

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.6°C
16th
Lowest On Record
0.7°C
3rd 2009
Average This Month
12.7°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.3°C
17th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 2003
Average This Month
27.7°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
14th
Total This Month
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
206.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2009
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Weather News

Severe weather warning for Tasmania's north-east, possible flash flooding

18:03 EDT

Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.