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This morning 5°C
Today 14°C
mostly_sunny

Now

6.1°C rising
Updated at 01:50 EST

Melbourne for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower until early evening. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon, mainly over eastern suburbs. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.

Currently at Essendon Ap

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Temperature 6.1°C rising
Dew Point 5.1°C rising
Feels Like 3.8°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
WNW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1019.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:50 EST
Sunset sunset
17:54 EST

Nearby Now

Bulleen 6.0°C
Melbourne Ap 5.1°C
Laverton 4.8°C

Next 12 hours in Melbourne

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
7°C

6am

Mostly clear
5°C

9am

Mostly clear
8°C

12pm

Mostly clear
13°C

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Melbourne 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain developing

Rain

Rain

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 18°C
Minimum 5°C 6°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 13°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 20% 40% 30% 30% 90% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low High Moderate Low Low Moderate
Frost Risk Slight 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
17
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NW 17km/h
NW
W 17km/h
W
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 25km/h
NW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NE 21km/h
NE
NE 22km/h
NE
N 22km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
N 16km/h
N
NW 14km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 76% 53% 70% 46% 68% 50% 68% 46% 67% 49% 82% 60% 80% 62%
Dew Point 5°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 13°C 12°C 11°C 11°C

Melbourne Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:23 EST
sunrise
06:50 EST
sunset
17:54 EST
last light
18:21 EST
moon
set
Fri 12:04 EST
rise
Sat 02:32 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
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Sep 17
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Sep 23

Essendon Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 25
5.8°C 13°C 0.6mm
Wed
Aug 24
2.4°C 13.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
5.9°C 13.4°C 8.8mm
Mon
Aug 22
8.7°C 15.6°C 1.6mm
Sun
Aug 21
8.9°C 14.2°C 1.2mm

Essendon Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
364.7mm
94.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
346.8mm
95 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
293.6mm
91 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

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.3°C
8th
Lowest On Record
-2.2°C
20th 2003
Average This Month
6.9°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.3°C
18th
Highest On Record
24.4°C
27th 2007
Average This Month
14.7°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
14.4°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
50.2mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.2mm
15.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
99.0mm
1975
Driest On Record
14.8mm
2011
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