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Mt Dandenong Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 24°C
late_shower

Now

17.4°C rising
Updated at 08:40 EDT

Melbourne for Sunday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. Medium chance of light showers this evening. Light winds becoming S 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Ferny Creek

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.4°C rising
Dew Point 11.2°C falling
Feels Like 17.4°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
ENE 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:51 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:14 EDT

Nearby Now

Scoresby 16.0°C
Coldstream 12.9°C
Viewbank 15.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Dandenong

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

Melbourne Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sun 05:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, West Coast, Central Coast and Central Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Mt Dandenong 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Late shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers
Maximum 24°C 24°C 25°C 27°C 27°C 25°C 23°C
Minimum 11°C 14°C 11°C 11°C 15°C 15°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 5% 30% 40% 60% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Extreme 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 2
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
2
km/h
3
km/h
1
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction SE 2km/h
SE
SSW 6km/h
SSW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SE 9km/h
SE
NE 7km/h
NE
NE 2km/h
NE
NNE 3km/h
NNE
S 1km/h
S
NNE 5km/h
NNE
N 6km/h
N
N 8km/h
N
WNW 8km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 71% 49% 81% 58% 64% 38% 59% 35% 67% 43% 61% 41% 58% 62%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 14°C 16°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 15°C

Mt Dandenong Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:23 EDT
sunrise
06:51 EDT
sunset
20:14 EDT
last light
20:42 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 08:47 EDT
set
Sun 21:39 EDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Ferny Creek Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 17
9°C 25°C 0.2mm
Fri
Feb 16
11.3°C 20°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 15
8.2°C 19.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 14
16.5°C 19.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 13
11.4°C 24.8°C 0.0mm

Scoresby Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
105.9mm
16.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
52.8mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
95.2mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.2mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
7.3°C
Feb 1
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 6

Scoresby Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
4.8°C
10th 1980
Average This Month
13.9°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
14.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.5°C
7th
Highest On Record
46.1°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
27.7°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
26.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
1st
Total This Month
0.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
53.5mm
7.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
212.4mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1956
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Weather News

Cyclone Kelvin expected to hit northern WA, posing threat to lives

08:10 EDT

Category one Cyclone Kelvin is likely to hit north Western Australia this morning, with the system bringing even more rain to the drenched region.

Cyclone threat downgraded for northern WA but record rain swamps Broome

18:12 EDT

A tropical low that is expected to build into a cyclone has dumped record-breaking rainfall on the town of Broome, swamping the town centre and prompting men to duck-dive in flooded roads to salvage cars.

Get the Bucket and Broome

12:50 EDT

Broome is fast approaching its annual rainfall record, after 1371mm has fallen in the gauge so far this year.