Mallee District Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Thursday 2 April 2020.

Weather Situation

A low pressure trough over central Victoria will move southeastwards today. A cold front and an associated deep low pressure system will move across waters south of the Bight on Friday. The front will reach southwestern Victoria late Friday and rapidly cross to the east, leaving a strong, cold, west to southwesterly airstream over the State on Saturday and Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm near the New South Wales border this morning. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:40am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Mildura 26
Possible shower. Swan Hill 25

Friday 3 April

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending northwest to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the high 20s.

Saturday 4 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then becoming west to southwesterly and light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

Sunday 5 April

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming westerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

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

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