Fairfax Media Network

Sunshine Weather


Melbourne Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 29°C
windy

Now

19.7°C falling
Updated at 04:50 EST

Melbourne for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the morning then shifting cooler W/NW 30 to 50 km/h in the afternoon with stronger squalls likely.

Currently at Essendon Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.7°C falling
Dew Point -0.3°C falling
Feels Like 19.7°C
Relative Humidity 26%
Wind icon
N 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 998.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 17.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
18:17 EST

Nearby Now

Laverton 20.4°C
Melbourne Ap 19.5°C
Bulleen 15.6°C

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

9am

Mostly clear
21°C

12pm

Mostly clear
26°C

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Melbourne Weather Warnings

view all
Vic - Fri 22:04 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29

Windy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 20°C 20°C 17°C
Minimum 16°C 12°C 10°C 6°C 8°C 12°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 50% 80% 60% 40% 50% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate High
Pollen Index Extreme Low Low 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 19
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
3
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 19km/h
NNE
NW 24km/h
NW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
W 3km/h
W
SSW 4km/h
SSW
NE 8km/h
NE
N 14km/h
N
WNW 9km/h
WNW
W 12km/h
W
WNW 14km/h
WNW
W 15km/h
W
Relative Humidity 32% 30% 57% 45% 63% 50% 59% 44% 55% 42% 64% 57% 57% 44%
Dew Point 4°C 10°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 12°C 5°C 5°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:43 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
18:17 EST
last light
18:43 EST
moon
rise
Sat 07:56 EST
set
Sat 21:14 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Essendon Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 22
10.4°C 25°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
10.6°C 22°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
4.6°C 18.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
7.7°C 15.1°C 0.2mm
Mon
Sep 18
9.5°C 21.4°C 0.0mm

Essendon Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
412.7mm
108.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
331.6mm
108 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
419.4mm
112 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.0mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
38.9°C
Jan 17

Essendon Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.2°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-1.6°C
17th 1949
Average This Month
7.2°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
6.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.0°C
22nd
Highest On Record
30.3°C
12th 2009
Average This Month
16.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
16th
Total This Month
28.2mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.4mm
14.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
113.0mm
1960
Driest On Record
11.0mm
2008
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Drought bites hard and drought maps questioned

17:46 EST

The accuracy of the current official figure of 66 per cent of Queensland being declared as in drought is being challenged.

Severe storm warning for south-east Queensland cancelled after series of cells sweep through region

16:36 EST

Severe thunderstorm warnings for south-east Queensland have been cancelled after a series of small cells swept through the region.

NSW weather: Record-breaking 40-degree temperature expected this weekend

16:24 EST

Total fire bans have been implemented across half of the state with some parts expected to hit 40 degrees Celsius for the first time in September since records began.