Mallee District Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:16 pm EST on Wednesday 27 August 2014.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system is over the north Tasman Sea and a strong high pressure system is located over the south Tasman Sea. The high extends a ridge northwestwards across Victoria and Bass Strait. Little change is expected in this broad pattern for a few days with the high pressure ridge persisting over Victoria and Bass Strait. On Sunday a cold front is likely to approach western Victoria from the west later in the day.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Mostly clear. Light winds.

Thursday 28 August

Patchy fog in the morning. Sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

UV Alert from 10:30 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Mildura 6 23
Sunny. Swan Hill 3 22

Friday 29 August

Areas of fog early in the morning. Sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Saturday 30 August

Sunny. Patchy morning fog in the southeast. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sunday 31 August

Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a shower during the afternoon and evening. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h turning west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Thursday.

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