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Melbourne Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 12°C
rain_developing

Now

16.8°C falling
Updated at 15:30 EST

Melbourne for Wednesday Mostly sunny day. Medium (60%) chance of rain developing in the late evening. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then turning NE 30 to 35 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Essendon Ap

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Temperature 16.8°C falling
Dew Point 8.2°C steady
Feels Like 16.8°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
NNE 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 1002.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:00 EST
Sunset sunset
18:22 EST

Nearby Now

Laverton 17.1°C
Melbourne Ap 16.4°C
Bulleen 16.8°C

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

6pm

Cloudy
17°C

9pm

Shower
16°C

12am

Slight chance shower. Windy
15°C

3am

Heavy rain
15°C

Melbourne Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 11:00 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Wind/Heavy Rain) for Central, Mallee, South West, Northern Country, North Central, Wimmera and North East

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Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 28
Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4

Rain developing

Rain

Showers increasing

Clearing shower

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 15°C 15°C 18°C 23°C 18°C 17°C
Minimum 9°C 12°C 8°C 10°C 13°C 13°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 20% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate High
Pollen Index Low Low Low Moderate Moderate Low 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 20
km/h
30
km/h
26
km/h
32
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
36
km/h
38
km/h
30
km/h
38
km/h
35
km/h
39
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 20km/h
NNE
NNE 30km/h
NNE
N 26km/h
N
N 32km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
NW 26km/h
NW
N 36km/h
N
N 38km/h
N
NNW 30km/h
NNW
NW 38km/h
NW
NW 35km/h
NW
WNW 39km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 66% 46% 76% 56% 72% 67% 69% 50% 57% 47% 72% 57% 71% 54%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 8°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:34 EST
sunrise
06:00 EST
sunset
18:22 EST
last light
18:48 EST
moon
set
Wed 15:44 EST
rise
Thu 05:01 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
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Oct 16
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Oct 23

Essendon Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 28
8°C 18°C 0.6mm
Tue
Sep 27
5.3°C 15°C 12.0mm
Mon
Sep 26
7.2°C 17.5°C 0.4mm
Sun
Sep 25
7.8°C 16.2°C 7.6mm
Sat
Sep 24
9.0°C 19°C 0.0mm

Essendon Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
413.6mm
108.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
440.0mm
116 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
338.0mm
105 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

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.3°C
27th
Lowest On Record
-1.6°C
17th 1949
Average This Month
8.9°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
6.7°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.2°C
8th
Highest On Record
30.3°C
12th 2009
Average This Month
16.3°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.6mm
14th
Total This Month
93.0mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.9mm
14.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
113.0mm
1960
Driest On Record
11.0mm
2008
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