East Gippsland District Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:26 pm EDT on Sunday 1 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge over western Victoria will reach eastern Victoria by Monday morning. A cold front will move across southern Victoria on Monday night followed by a stronger cold front during Wednesday. The next high pressure system will remain well to the west of Victoria until Friday, whilst a deep low pressure system passes to the south of Tasmania.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly clear. Winds south to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Monday 2 March

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 27.

Fire Danger - High

UV Alert from 9:50 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Bairnsdale 11 25
Mostly sunny. Orbost 12 27

Tuesday 3 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Wednesday 4 March

Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending northwest to westerly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Thursday 5 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h tending southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Monday.

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