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Melbourne Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 14°C
sunny

Now

20.1°C rising
Updated at 10:50 EDT

Melbourne for Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming S 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.

Currently at Melbourne

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.1°C rising
Dew Point 13.3°C falling
Feels Like 20.1°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
SW 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1016.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Essendon Ap 21.1°C
Bulleen 22.0°C
Moorabbin Ap 20.0°C
Laverton 21.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
22°C

3pm

Mostly clear
24°C

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Clear
21°C

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National Forecast

Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 27°C 33°C 36°C 27°C 24°C 27°C
Minimum 13°C 14°C 17°C 23°C 18°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 30% 70% 30% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High High High Moderate High High 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
12
km/h
16
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
2
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction SW 4km/h
SW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 12km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
NE 3km/h
NE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NNE 21km/h
NNE
WNW 17km/h
WNW
NW 16km/h
NW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
WSW 6km/h
WSW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
S 2km/h
S
SW 9km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 67% 46% 69% 49% 63% 36% 38% 42% 55% 48% 59% 40% 63% 36%
Dew Point 12°C 12°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 20°C 14°C 13°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 11°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
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sunrise
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sunset
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last light
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moon
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Sat 18:39 EDT
rise
Sun 05:14 EDT
moon
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Dec 18
moon
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Dec 26
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moon
Tue
Jan 9

Melbourne Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 16
14°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
14°C 26°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
20.5°C 23°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
15.8°C 37.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
15.8°C 26.4°C 0.0mm

Melbourne Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
648.6mm
150.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
572.2mm
134 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
572.0mm
168 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.8mm
Dec 3
Lowest Temperature
0.8°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
37.8°C
Jan 17

Melbourne Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.8°C
5th
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
4th 1870
Average This Month
14.4°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
12.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.6°C
13th
Highest On Record
43.7°C
15th 1876
Average This Month
22.5°C
-1.7°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
43.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
98.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
59.1mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
197.4mm
1993
Driest On Record
1.7mm
1972
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18:43 EDT

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