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Melbourne Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 19°C
possible_shower

Now

12.3°C falling
Updated at 04:50 EST

Melbourne for Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers over southeastern suburbs, slight (30%) chance elsewhere, becoming less likely by early evening. Light SW winds tending W. Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Currently at Melbourne

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.3°C falling
Dew Point 9.9°C rising
Feels Like 11.9°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
NE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1023.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
17:37 EST

Nearby Now

Essendon Ap 12.5°C
Laverton 10.6°C
Bulleen 10.7°C
Moorabbin Ap 12.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

6am

Slight chance shower
12°C

9am

Mostly clear
14°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

Melbourne Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 14°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 20% 90% 90% 60% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate 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 19
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 21km/h
W
W 22km/h
W
SW 22km/h
SW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
NW 14km/h
NW
N 25km/h
N
NNW 25km/h
NNW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
SW 24km/h
SW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 24km/h
S
SW 14km/h
SW
S 19km/h
S
Relative Humidity 85% 69% 84% 68% 81% 55% 74% 63% 81% 64% 77% 58% 77% 63%
Dew Point 12°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 9°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:31 EST
sunrise
06:58 EST
sunset
17:37 EST
last light
18:04 EST
moon
rise
Fri 08:32 EST
set
Fri 19:17 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Melbourne Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
8.3°C 14°C 15.4mm
Wed
Apr 26
10.1°C 14.5°C 20.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
16.2°C 17.7°C 21.6mm
Mon
Apr 24
15.9°C 24.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
14.4°C 21.8°C 0.0mm

Melbourne Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
202.5mm
36.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
221.0mm
32 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
134.2mm
39 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.4mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
8.2°C
Apr 3
Highest Temperature
37.8°C
Jan 17

Melbourne Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.2°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
1.5°C
24th 1888
Average This Month
12.2°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
10.8°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.1°C
8th
Highest On Record
34.9°C
5th 1938
Average This Month
21.0°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
20.3°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
25.4mm
10th
Total This Month
122.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
57.3mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
195.0mm
1960
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1923
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