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Melbourne Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 37°C
cloud_increasing

Now

17.0°C steady
Updated at 01:10 EDT

Melbourne for Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Cloud increasing in the afternoon Light winds becoming N 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then shifting cooler, gusty SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending S 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Melbourne

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.0°C steady
Dew Point 15.2°C rising
Feels Like 17.0°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1013.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:52 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:36 EDT

Nearby Now

Bulleen 17.4°C
Essendon Ap 16.7°C
Moorabbin Ap 15.7°C
Scoresby 15.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
17°C

6am

Mostly clear
16°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

Melbourne Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Melbourne 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 25°C 26°C 25°C 31°C 37°C 32°C
Minimum 16°C 21°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 21°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 40% 60% 5% 5% 10% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Very High Very High High High High Moderate
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 14
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 14km/h
NNE
N 19km/h
N
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 4km/h
S
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SW 4km/h
SW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 7km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
NNE 6km/h
NNE
NE 8km/h
NE
N 10km/h
N
N 19km/h
N
Relative Humidity 39% 22% 62% 60% 62% 42% 66% 45% 65% 42% 60% 34% 46% 38%
Dew Point 11°C 11°C 16°C 16°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 16°C 19°C 19°C 13°C 16°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:21 EDT
sunrise
05:52 EDT
sunset
20:36 EDT
last light
21:08 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 03:00 EDT
set
Wed 15:48 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Melbourne Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
16°C 23°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
16.4°C 21°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
14.5°C 22.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
12.7°C 23°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
11.4°C 18.7°C 25.2mm

Melbourne Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
648.6mm
150.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
572.2mm
134 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
572.0mm
168 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.8mm
Dec 3
Lowest Temperature
0.8°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
37.8°C
Jan 17

Melbourne Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.8°C
5th
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
4th 1870
Average This Month
13.9°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
12.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
43.7°C
15th 1876
Average This Month
20.7°C
-3.5°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
43.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
98.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
59.1mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
197.4mm
1993
Driest On Record
1.7mm
1972
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

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.