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Melbourne Forecast

Today 42°C
Tonight 19°C
cloud_increasing

Now

37.9°C rising
Updated at 12:50 EDT

Melbourne for Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then shifting cool and gusty S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.

Currently at Melbourne

24-hour graph
Temperature 37.9°C rising
Dew Point 5.8°C falling
Feels Like 35.5°C
Relative Humidity 14%
Wind icon
N 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1011.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 43.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:43 EDT

Nearby Now

Moorabbin Ap 39.1°C
Bulleen 37.7°C
Scoresby 37.3°C
Essendon Ap 38.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
42°C

6pm

Clear
36°C

9pm

Mostly clear
29°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

Melbourne Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 10:19 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip

Vic - Fri 04:15 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Mallee, Wimmera, North Central, South West and Central

National Forecast

Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Cloud increasing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Late shower
Maximum 42°C 26°C 29°C 25°C 23°C 26°C 31°C
Minimum 25°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 16°C 15°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 60% 30% 10% 20% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High Very High Moderate High High High Moderate
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 17
km/h
14
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 17km/h
NNE
NW 14km/h
NW
SW 4km/h
SW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SW 4km/h
SW
S 7km/h
S
SW 10km/h
SW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
S 10km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
S 6km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSE 3km/h
SSE
S 10km/h
S
Relative Humidity 19% 21% 73% 62% 74% 62% 78% 68% 71% 60% 69% 56% 73% 55%
Dew Point 5°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 21°C 18°C 18°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 21°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
Fri
Jan 19
23°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
17°C 40°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

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
16.1°C
+1.8°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
26.6°C
+0.7°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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