East Gippsland District Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast updated at 12:54 pm EDT on Wednesday 28 February 2024.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge over the Tasman will extend a ridge over Victoria ahead of a cold front that will cross western and central parts of the State late on Wednesday afternoon and evening then eastern parts on Thursday morning. The next ridge of high pressure will then extend over the State from the west during Thursday and Friday, and remain over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the late afternoon and evening. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly in the late afternoon.

Fire Danger - Moderate

Sun protection 9:40am to 5:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Bairnsdale 34
Mostly sunny. Orbost 33

Thursday 29 February

Partly cloudy. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly in the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Friday 1 March

Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Saturday 2 March

Cloudy. The chance of morning fog about the ranges. Medium chance of showers. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 23.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Wednesday.

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