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Melbourne Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 21°C
drizzle_clearing

Now

16.2°C steady
Updated at 02:00 EDT

Melbourne for Friday Partly cloudy. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Mostly sunny at first, however cloud increasing later. Medium (50%) chance of showers later in the day. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of drizzle in the morning. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h turning E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Melbourne

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.2°C steady
Dew Point 10.1°C rising
Feels Like 16.2°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1024.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:06 EDT

Nearby Now

Essendon Ap 15.8°C
Laverton 15.2°C
Bulleen 13.9°C
Melbourne Ap 15.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

6am

Mostly clear
15°C

9am

Mostly clear
16°C

12pm

Mostly clear
18°C

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National Forecast

Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Drizzle clearing

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 27°C 31°C 32°C 33°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 14°C 14°C 15°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 5% 5% 30% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Extreme Extreme Very High
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 25
km/h
27
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction S 25km/h
S
SSW 27km/h
SSW
ENE 14km/h
ENE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
E 12km/h
E
NNE 17km/h
NNE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
S 14km/h
S
SW 15km/h
SW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 63% 51% 75% 46% 58% 37% 59% 36% 60% 35% 58% 37% 72% 55%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 11°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 18°C 20°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:33 EDT
sunrise
07:00 EDT
sunset
20:06 EDT
last light
20:33 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 05:15 EDT
set
Sat 19:12 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Melbourne Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 24
15.8°C 20°C 1.4mm
Thu
Feb 23
15.9°C 25.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
12.8°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
10.1°C 24.0°C 0.2mm
Mon
Feb 20
11.6°C 20.3°C 3.6mm

Melbourne Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
95.1mm
15.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
71.8mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
57.0mm
21 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.4mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
10.0°C
Feb 15
Highest Temperature
37.8°C
Jan 17

Melbourne Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.0°C
15th
Lowest On Record
4.5°C
24th 1924
Average This Month
14.8°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
14.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
46.4°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
25.3°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
32.4mm
6th
Total This Month
40.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.0mm
7.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
238.2mm
1972
Driest On Record
0.5mm
1965
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