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Melbourne Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 36°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

28.5°C falling
Updated at 07:40 EDT

Melbourne for Tuesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening and the chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe. Winds NW/NE 30 to 45 km/h shifting cooler SE/S 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.

Currently at Melbourne

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.5°C falling
Dew Point 12.0°C rising
Feels Like 27.8°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
NE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1000.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 11.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Bulleen 29.4°C
Essendon Ap 28.3°C
Moorabbin Ap 24.3°C
Laverton 27.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

9am

Cloudy
29°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

3pm

Mostly clear
36°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

Melbourne Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23
Sun
Dec 24
Mon
Dec 25

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 36°C 25°C 25°C 28°C 29°C 23°C 24°C
Minimum 24°C 17°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 17°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 50% 40% 5% 5% 40% 60% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Moderate High High High Very High Moderate 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 20
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
2
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 20km/h
NNE
NNW 24km/h
NNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
WSW 5km/h
WSW
SW 12km/h
SW
ESE 2km/h
ESE
SW 12km/h
SW
NW 4km/h
NW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SW 7km/h
SW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
S 21km/h
S
Relative Humidity 45% 37% 52% 52% 62% 42% 64% 43% 64% 38% 67% 58% 63% 50%
Dew Point 16°C 20°C 10°C 13°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 10°C 13°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Tue 21:16 EDT
rise
Wed 07:26 EDT
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Melbourne Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 18
17°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 17
15.7°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
13.8°C 24.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
14.1°C 26.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
20.5°C 23.1°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
14.7°C
+1.8°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
23.4°C
-0.8°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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