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Melbourne Forecast

Tonight 25°C
Tomorrow 42°C
sunny

Now

38.8°C falling
Updated at 19:00 EDT

Melbourne for Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h.
Friday Very hot and sunny with N/NW winds 25 to 40 km/h ahead of a cooler S/SW change 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon, but remaining dry. Some stronger squalls possible with the change.

Currently at Melbourne

24-hour graph
Temperature 38.8°C falling
Dew Point 4.3°C rising
Feels Like 36.1°C
Relative Humidity 12%
Wind icon
NNE 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1009.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 34.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:18 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:43 EDT

Nearby Now

Bulleen 37.4°C
Essendon Ap 38.6°C
Moorabbin Ap 38.4°C
Laverton 39.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
34°C

12am

Clear
30°C

3am

Clear
27°C

6am

Clear
25°C

Melbourne Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 16:40 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip

Vic - Thu 15:31 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Mallee, Wimmera, North Central, South West and Central

National Forecast

Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 18
Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny
Maximum 39°C 42°C 26°C 29°C 25°C 23°C 26°C
Minimum 17°C 25°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 80% 70% 20% 30% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High High Moderate 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 12
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
3
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NW 13km/h
NW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SW 3km/h
SW
S 7km/h
S
SW 10km/h
SW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSW 9km/h
SSW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 5km/h
S
SSW 14km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 39% 23% 21% 21% 72% 63% 72% 61% 77% 64% 73% 61% 71% 57%
Dew Point 11°C 14°C 7°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 21°C 18°C 17°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 17°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:49 EDT
sunrise
06:19 EDT
sunset
20:43 EDT
last light
21:13 EDT
moon
set
Fri 22:00 EDT
rise
Sat 08:58 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
Thu
Jan 18
17°C 38°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
12°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
12.9°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
14.6°C 20.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 14
12.7°C 19.5°C 15.0mm

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
4.8mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
12.0°C
Jan 17
Highest Temperature
42.0°C
Jan 6

Melbourne Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.0°C
17th
Lowest On Record
5.5°C
28th 1885
Average This Month
15.7°C
+1.4°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
26.5°C
+0.6°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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