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Melton Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 37°C
cloud_increasing

Now

14.0°C rising
Updated at 03:00 EDT

Central for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then shifting cooler SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at Melbourne Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.0°C rising
Dew Point 12.2°C steady
Feels Like 12.8°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
N 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1011.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:54 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:38 EDT

Nearby Now

Essendon Ap 15.1°C
Laverton 14.3°C
Sheoaks 15.1°C
Avalon Ap 13.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Melton

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear
33°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
36°C

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National Forecast

Melton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Cloud increasing

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 37°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 33°C 38°C 31°C
Minimum 15°C 19°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 20°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 60% 50% 5% 5% 30% 60% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
UV Index
Pollen Index Very High Very High High High High Moderate High
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 18
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 18km/h
NNE
N 19km/h
N
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SW 17km/h
SW
S 5km/h
S
SSW 8km/h
SSW
SW 7km/h
SW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 42% 21% 65% 54% 69% 42% 69% 46% 72% 45% 59% 35% 51% 41%
Dew Point 13°C 11°C 16°C 17°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 16°C 17°C

Melton Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:23 EDT
sunrise
05:54 EDT
sunset
20:38 EDT
last light
21:09 EDT
moon
set
Wed 15:50 EDT
rise
Thu 03:33 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Melbourne Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
14.6°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
13.1°C 21.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
11.9°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
10.5°C 24.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
9.0°C 19.8°C 19.4mm

Melbourne Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
535.3mm
142.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
485.4mm
133 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
545.0mm
154 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.8mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
-0.6°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
38.3°C
Jan 17

Melbourne Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
8th
Lowest On Record
3.5°C
5th 2011
Average This Month
12.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
12.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
12th
Highest On Record
43.8°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
21.5°C
-3.1°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.8mm
2nd
Total This Month
83.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.9mm
9.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
139.0mm
1999
Driest On Record
1.6mm
1972
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16:29 EDT

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Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

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Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.