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Melbourne Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 20°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.7°C rising
Updated at 16:20 EDT

Melbourne for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower, most likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm later tonight. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Melbourne

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.7°C rising
Dew Point 17.9°C rising
Feels Like 21.7°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
SSW 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1014.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:20 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:42 EDT

Nearby Now

Essendon Ap 21.8°C
Bulleen 23.1°C
Moorabbin Ap 22.1°C
Laverton 22.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

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National Forecast

Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Increasing sunshine

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 29°C 25°C 23°C 26°C 29°C 33°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 19°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 40% 60% 30% 20% 20% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Very High Moderate High High High Moderate 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 4
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 4km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SW 5km/h
SW
SW 9km/h
SW
SW 8km/h
SW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
S 8km/h
S
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 6km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSE 7km/h
SSE
SSW 13km/h
SSW
ESE 3km/h
ESE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 73% 62% 76% 63% 81% 68% 69% 59% 69% 54% 72% 55% 70% 48%
Dew Point 17°C 18°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 16°C 16°C 20°C 20°C 22°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:50 EDT
sunrise
06:20 EDT
sunset
20:42 EDT
last light
21:12 EDT
moon
set
Sat 22:34 EDT
rise
Sun 09:55 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Melbourne Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
20°C 24°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
22.5°C 40°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
16.6°C 40.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
12.4°C 30.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
12.9°C 26.9°C 0.0mm

Melbourne Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
47.1mm
8.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
23.2mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
27.4mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
12.4°C
Jan 17
Highest Temperature
42.0°C
Jan 6

Melbourne Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.4°C
17th
Lowest On Record
5.5°C
28th 1885
Average This Month
16.2°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
14.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
45.6°C
13th 1939
Average This Month
27.2°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
25.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
14th
Total This Month
23.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.1mm
8.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
176.0mm
1963
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1932
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Weather News

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16:31 EDT

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Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

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100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

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