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This morning 7°C
Today 13°C
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Now

6.7°C falling
Updated at 02:10 EST

Melbourne for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, mainly about bayside suburbs. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW during the day.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) to very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon with possible hail. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Essendon Ap

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Temperature 6.7°C falling
Dew Point 5.3°C falling
Feels Like 3.8°C
Relative Humidity 91%
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W 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1013.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:51 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Bulleen 6.6°C
Melbourne Ap 5.4°C
Laverton 6.6°C

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
8°C

6am

Chance shower
7°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
9°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm
12°C

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Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31

Showers

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain

Rain

Clearing shower
Maximum 13°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 18°C
Minimum 7°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 20% 60% 40% 50% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low Low Low High High 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 19
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 19km/h
WSW
SW 24km/h
SW
NW 17km/h
NW
W 17km/h
W
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
NW 21km/h
NW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
N 15km/h
N
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NE 21km/h
NE
N 24km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 79% 58% 76% 53% 70% 45% 68% 51% 71% 52% 73% 53% 79% 59%
Dew Point 6°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 10°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:25 EST
sunrise
06:51 EST
sunset
17:53 EST
last light
18:20 EST
moon
set
Thu 11:15 EST
rise
Fri 01:31 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
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Fri
Sep 23

Essendon Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 24
2.4°C 13°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
5.9°C 13.4°C 8.8mm
Mon
Aug 22
8.7°C 15.6°C 1.6mm
Sun
Aug 21
8.9°C 14.2°C 1.2mm
Sat
Aug 20
5.4°C 12.9°C 11.8mm

Essendon Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
364.7mm
94.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
346.2mm
94 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
293.6mm
91 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

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.3°C
8th
Lowest On Record
-2.2°C
20th 2003
Average This Month
6.9°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.3°C
18th
Highest On Record
24.4°C
27th 2007
Average This Month
14.8°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
14.4°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
49.6mm
14 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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