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Melbourne Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 13°C
clearing_shower

Now

8.2°C steady
Updated at 00:50 EST

Melbourne for Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, easing later this evening. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h. Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Essendon Ap

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Temperature 8.2°C steady
Dew Point 8.1°C steady
Feels Like 4.9°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
SW 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1025.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EST
Sunset sunset
17:57 EST

Nearby Now

Melbourne Ap 7.7°C
Bulleen 8.4°C
Laverton 8.3°C

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

12pm

Mostly clear
13°C

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Minor Flood Warning for the Yarra River At Coldstream and Yarra Glen

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Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
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Aug 31
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Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

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Rain
Maximum 13°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum 8°C 6°C 5°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 40% 90% 80% 90% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low Low High Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 18
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Wind Direction SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
S 18km/h
S
NNE 12km/h
NNE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
SW 28km/h
SW
SW 19km/h
SW
SW 25km/h
SW
SE 12km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 77% 57% 73% 50% 68% 46% 65% 55% 85% 63% 84% 62% 80% 55%
Dew Point 7°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 4°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

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first light
06:19 EST
sunrise
06:46 EST
sunset
17:57 EST
last light
18:23 EST
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Sun 06:42 EST
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Sun 18:35 EST
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Essendon Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 29
3.8°C 11°C 1.8mm
Fri
Aug 28
5.9°C 13.2°C 7.0mm
Thu
Aug 27
9.2°C 11.6°C 1.6mm
Wed
Aug 26
7.5°C 15.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 25
9.0°C 14.4°C 0.0mm

Essendon Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
364.7mm
94.3 Day(s)
Total For 2015
304.0mm
94 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
251.2mm
84 Day(s)
Wettest Day
24.0mm
Jul 13
Lowest Temperature
-1.5°C
Jul 19
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 2

Essendon Ap Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.2°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-2.2°C
20th 2003
Average This Month
6.8°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.3°C
22nd
Highest On Record
24.4°C
27th 2007
Average This Month
13.8°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
14.4°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
30.4mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.2mm
15.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
99.0mm
1975
Driest On Record
14.8mm
2011
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