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Essendon Weather


Melbourne Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 19°C
clearing_shower

Now

11.7°C steady
Updated at 04:10 EDT

Melbourne for Friday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of showers. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Sunny. Light winds.

Currently at Essendon Ap

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Temperature 11.7°C steady
Dew Point 6.8°C steady
Feels Like 9.6°C
Relative Humidity 72%
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WSW 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1021.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:51 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:35 EDT

Nearby Now

Melbourne Ap 11.1°C
Bulleen 11.8°C
Laverton 12.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

9am

Mostly clear
14°C

12pm

Mostly clear
16°C

3pm

Mostly clear
18°C

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Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Showers easing

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 19°C 22°C 30°C 33°C 21°C 19°C 22°C
Minimum 11°C 13°C 11°C 20°C 17°C 12°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 10% 70% 60% 60% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Low Moderate Very High High Low Low
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
18
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
33
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction W 14km/h
W
SSW 18km/h
SSW
S 12km/h
S
SSW 20km/h
SSW
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
N 28km/h
N
NNW 33km/h
NNW
W 24km/h
W
WSW 28km/h
WSW
SW 18km/h
SW
SSW 25km/h
SSW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 21km/h
S
Relative Humidity 66% 54% 72% 53% 63% 34% 41% 38% 69% 57% 62% 51% 67% 54%
Dew Point 8°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 17°C 12°C 12°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 12°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:20 EDT
sunrise
05:51 EDT
sunset
20:35 EDT
last light
21:06 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 16:03 EDT
set
Sun 03:41 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Essendon Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
8.8°C 18°C 5.2mm
Thu
Dec 8
15.1°C 24.1°C 3.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
8.3°C 29.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
11.5°C 21.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
16.2°C 22.7°C 3.0mm

Essendon Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
581.0mm
143.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
572.2mm
151 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
405.2mm
128 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.0mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
1.1°C
May 31
Highest Temperature
43.8°C
Jan 13

Essendon Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.3°C
7th
Lowest On Record
4.0°C
3rd 1955
Average This Month
11.2°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
11.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.3°C
4th
Highest On Record
44.0°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
24.2°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.2mm
9th
Total This Month
11.2mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.7mm
10.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.7mm
1933
Driest On Record
1.3mm
1972
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