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Melbourne Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 13°C
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Now

9.1°C falling
Updated at 20:00 EST

Melbourne for Thursday Mostly cloudy. High chance of showers, becoming less likely during the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during the afternoon and evening with gusty winds and possible small hail. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely from the late morning and more frequent over eastern suburbs. Local hail and thunder with gusty winds. The chance of light snowfalls on the peaks of Mt Dandenong during the evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning SW 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

Currently at Melbourne

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.1°C falling
Dew Point 4.5°C rising
Feels Like 7.1°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
NNW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1004.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.8mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EST
Sunset sunset
17:46 EST

Nearby Now

Bulleen 8.1°C
Essendon Ap 7.8°C
Moorabbin Ap 8.1°C
Scoresby 7.7°C

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

12am

Mostly clear
10°C

3am

Mostly clear
9°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

Melbourne Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 16:40 EST
Gale Warning for West and East Gipps Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, Gipps Lakes, Central & Central Gipps Coasts

National Forecast

Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Possible shower

Showers

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 12°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum 10°C 8°C 6°C 4°C 7°C 8°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 50% 90% 60% 70% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low Low Moderate Low Low Low High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 17
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
2
km/h
4
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 17km/h
NNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 22km/h
W
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 8km/h
SW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
N 2km/h
N
NNE 4km/h
NNE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
N 16km/h
N
NW 11km/h
NW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
W 10km/h
W
Relative Humidity 72% 55% 62% 62% 73% 54% 68% 44% 76% 70% 74% 59% 73% 53%
Dew Point 6°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 3°C 4°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 4°C 6°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:35 EST
sunrise
07:02 EST
sunset
17:47 EST
last light
18:14 EST
moon
rise
Fri 03:42 EST
set
Fri 13:59 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Melbourne Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 17
9°C 16°C 1.8mm
Wed
Aug 16
12°C 18°C 0.8mm
Tue
Aug 15
10°C 17°C 0.2mm
Mon
Aug 14
12°C 20°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
9.4°C 19°C 2.0mm

Melbourne Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
405.2mm
99.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
314.4mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
347.6mm
103 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.4mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
0.8°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
37.8°C
Jan 17

Melbourne Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-2.1°C
11th 1863
Average This Month
8.2°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
6.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
26.5°C
29th 1982
Average This Month
15.5°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
15.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.6mm
4th
Total This Month
20.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.0mm
16.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
110.8mm
1939
Driest On Record
12.4mm
1903
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