Latest Weather Observations for Victoria

Latest Weather Observations for Victoria

IDV60800

Issued at 10:31 pm EDT Monday 22 December 2014 (issued every 30 minutes, with the page automatically refreshed every 10 minutes)

Where no observation is available within the last 75 minutes, the latest observation is shown in italics and coloured and removed from the table after 24 hours.
Station names link to data for the previous 72 hours.

MALLEE

Date/Time
EDT
Tmp

°C
App
Tmp
°C
Dew
Point
°C
Rel
Hum
%
Delta-T

°C
Wind Press
hPa
Rain
since
9 am
mm
Low
Tmp
°C

time
High
Tmp
°C

time
Highest Wind Gust
Dir
 
Spd
km/h
Gust
km/h
Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  km/h
time
kts
time
Charlton 22/10:30pm 26.6 24.1 8.1 31 10.0 W 11 17 6 9 1007.4 0.0 26.5
10:26pm
35.9
01:29pm
WNW 46
03:40pm
25
03:40pm
Hopetoun Airport 22/10:30pm 24.3 22.6 11.3 44 7.3 SW 11 17 6 9 1008.2 0.0 24.3
10:25pm
36.3
12:34pm
WSW 61
06:26pm
33
06:26pm
Kerang 22/03:00pm 35.9 34.5 15.5 29 12.9 NNE 17 - 9 - - 0.0 - - - - -
Mildura 22/10:30pm 21.9 22.9 13.3 58 5.0 CALM 0 0 0 0 1008.0 0.0 21.9
10:23pm
38.4
01:13pm
WNW 63
04:16pm
34
04:16pm
Ouyen 22/03:00pm 35.6 31.9 -0.3 10 17.8 N 9 - 5 - - 0.0 - - - - -
Swan Hill 22/10:30pm 27.4 23.6 7.5 28 10.7 WSW 17 20 9 11 1008.3 0.0 27.4
10:30pm
38.8
01:43pm
WNW 74
06:20pm
40
06:20pm
Walpeup RS 22/10:30pm 23.9 23.2 11.3 45 7.1 SSW 6 7 3 4 - 0.0 23.9
09:55pm
36.1
02:04pm
NW 85
03:53pm
46
03:53pm

WIMMERA

Date/Time
EDT
Tmp

°C
App
Tmp
°C
Dew
Point
°C
Rel
Hum
%
Delta-T

°C
Wind Press
hPa
Rain
since
9 am
mm
Low
Tmp
°C

time
High
Tmp
°C

time
Highest Wind Gust
Dir
 
Spd
km/h
Gust
km/h
Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  km/h
time
kts
time
Edenhope 22/10:30pm 20.0 20.6 15.2 74 2.8 SW 6 6 3 3 - 0.0 19.8
10:10pm
31.5
03:39pm
NW 41
03:53pm
22
03:53pm
Horsham AWS 22/10:30pm 23.7 21.7 10.0 42 7.6 WSW 11 19 6 10 1007.6 0.0 23.7
10:25pm
33.4
03:44pm
W 48
06:22pm
26
06:22pm
Kanagulk 22/10:30pm 22.4 21.6 11.2 49 6.3 SSW 6 7 3 4 1007.6 0.0 22.3
10:30pm
31.6
03:31pm
NNW 44
05:46pm
24
05:46pm
Longerenong 22/10:30pm 24.4 - - - - WSW 17 20 9 11 - 0.0 24.4
10:20pm
33.2
04:10pm
W 46
06:29pm
25
06:29pm
Nhill Aerodrome 22/10:30pm 21.4 20.2 11.7 54 5.5 SSW 9 11 5 6 1007.4 0.0 21.4
10:29pm
32.5
02:52pm
WNW 56
04:40pm
30
04:40pm
Stawell 22/10:30pm 25.2 22.9 9.1 36 8.9 WSW 11 19 6 10 1006.5 0.0 25.2
10:03pm
30.2
05:27pm
S 30
12:00am
16
12:00am
Warracknabeal 22/03:00pm 34.2 32.3 2.9 14 16.2 NNW 2 - 1 - - 0.0 - - - - -

SOUTH WEST

Date/Time
EDT
Tmp

°C
App
Tmp
°C
Dew
Point
°C
Rel
Hum
%
Delta-T

°C
Wind Press
hPa
Rain
since
9 am
mm
Low
Tmp
°C

time
High
Tmp
°C

time
Highest Wind Gust
Dir
 
Spd
km/h
Gust
km/h
Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  km/h
time
kts
time
Ararat 22/03:00pm 29.0 29.6 13.2 37 9.5 SE 2 - 1 - 1008.0 0.0 - - - - -
Ben Nevis 22/10:30pm 19.0 13.1 11.1 60 4.5 SSW 33 46 18 25 - 0.0 19.0
10:29pm
26.8
03:59pm
SSW 46
10:14pm
25
10:14pm
Cape Nelson 22/10:30pm 16.6 17.6 15.3 92 0.8 NE 4 6 2 3 1007.8 0.0 16.5
10:29pm
20.9
01:30pm
E 59
09:13am
32
09:13am
Cape Otway 22/10:30pm 18.9 20.1 18.3 96 0.4 NW 9 15 5 8 1007.7 0.0 16.7
07:45pm
18.2
10:21am
ENE 67
02:18pm
36
02:18pm
Casterton 22/10:30pm 19.1 19.4 17.1 88 1.2 SW 11 15 6 8 1008.0 0.0 19.0
10:09pm
26.9
04:10pm
ESE 43
03:13am
23
03:13am
Dartmoor 22/10:30pm 19.0 19.9 18.5 97 0.3 W 11 13 6 7 1008.2 0.0 18.9
10:28pm
27.5
03:59pm
SE 50
07:00am
27
07:00am
Hamilton 22/10:30pm 19.8 20.0 15.7 77 2.5 W 9 13 5 7 1008.4 0.0 19.8
10:28pm
30.6
05:23pm
ESE 46
09:08am
25
09:08am
Mortlake 22/10:30pm 19.5 21.5 16.0 80 2.1 CALM 0 0 0 0 1007.5 0.0 19.4
10:20pm
25.6
02:26pm
ESE 41
09:55am
22
09:55am
Mount Gellibrand 22/10:30pm 19.3 19.8 14.1 72 3.0 NE 4 11 2 6 1007.3 0.0 18.2
06:42pm
21.3
12:08pm
E 50
12:34pm
27
12:34pm
Mount William 22/10:30pm 16.3 9.1 9.3 63 3.8 WSW 37 48 20 26 - 0.0 16.1
10:02pm
22.7
04:34pm
WSW 61
09:56pm
33
09:56pm
Port Fairy 22/10:30pm 17.3 18.1 15.8 91 0.9 S 6 7 3 4 1007.3 0.0 17.2
10:23pm
25.0
02:10pm
E 39
10:15am
21
10:15am
Portland Airport 22/10:30pm 16.3 17.9 15.0 92 0.8 CALM 0 7 0 4 1008.0 0.0 16.3
10:30pm
23.0
02:30pm
E 50
09:56am
27
09:56am
Portland Harbour 22/10:30pm 17.5 - - - - SSW 7 7 4 4 1007.5 - - - - - -
Warrnambool 22/10:30pm 17.4 17.7 15.9 91 0.9 SW 9 11 5 6 1007.5 0.0 17.4
10:20pm
25.5
03:25pm
ENE 41
11:04am
22
11:04am
Westmere 22/10:30pm 20.4 20.3 15.0 71 3.2 S 9 13 5 7 1006.9 0.0 20.4
10:11pm
28.3
04:14pm
ESE 37
10:39am
20
10:39am

CENTRAL

Date/Time
EDT
Tmp

°C
App
Tmp
°C
Dew
Point
°C
Rel
Hum
%
Delta-T

°C
Wind Press
hPa
Rain
since
9 am
mm
Low
Tmp
°C

time
High
Tmp
°C

time
Highest Wind Gust
Dir
 
Spd
km/h
Gust
km/h
Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  km/h
time
kts
time
Aireys Inlet 22/10:30pm 17.1 17.7 16.9 99 0.1 WSW 9 15 5 8 - 0.0 17.0
10:22pm
19.0
11:57am
S 20
12:15pm
11
12:15pm
Avalon 22/10:30pm 19.1 20.0 16.7 86 1.4 SE 7 11 4 6 1007.0 0.0 19.0
10:30pm
23.0
01:16pm
SSW 30
01:49pm
16
01:49pm
Ballarat 22/10:30pm 24.6 22.3 9.0 37 8.6 W 11 15 6 8 1007.4 0.0 24.2
10:20pm
28.7
02:29pm
ESE 37
12:51am
20
12:51am
Bundoora 22/09:00am 19.9 20.5 15.2 74 2.8 - 6 - 3 - - 0.0 - - - - -
Cerberus 22/10:30pm 22.7 23.9 16.0 66 4.1 NE 4 6 2 3 1007.1 0.0 21.3
09:13pm
24.9
07:03pm
SW 28
01:49pm
15
01:49pm
Coldstream 22/10:30pm 21.5 23.2 18.1 81 2.1 SE 6 9 3 5 1008.0 0.0 21.5
10:28pm
30.6
01:39pm
W 26
09:06pm
14
09:06pm
Cranbourne 22/09:00am 18.0 19.7 16.3 90 1.0 ESE 2 - 1 - - 0.0 - - - - -
Essendon Airport 22/10:30pm 22.4 23.7 17.5 74 3.0 E 7 11 4 6 1007.0 0.0 21.6
08:51pm
25.1
04:12pm
SSW 32
12:27pm
17
12:27pm
Fawkner Beacon 22/10:30pm - - - - - WNW 9 13 5 7 - - - - NNW 33
09:49pm
18
09:49pm
Ferny Creek 22/10:30pm 20.8 22.3 15.8 73 3.1 N 2 6 1 3 1009.1 0.0 20.4
10:23pm
26.3
12:42pm
NW 28
09:07pm
15
09:07pm
Frankston 22/10:30pm 20.8 22.6 18.4 86 1.5 N 6 11 3 6 - - 20.6
10:15pm
26.2
01:51pm
N 33
10:12pm
18
10:12pm
Geelong Racecourse 22/10:30pm 18.1 19.7 16.8 92 0.8 S 4 6 2 3 1007.7 0.0 18.1
10:22pm
20.5
03:29pm
SSE 33
01:18pm
18
01:18pm
Laverton 22/10:30pm 22.0 22.6 16.9 73 3.1 NE 9 13 5 7 1006.6 0.0 21.9
10:13pm
24.3
04:30pm
- 37
09:39pm
20
09:39pm
Melbourne 22/10:30pm 23.6 24.9 17.1 67 4.0 SE 6 - 3 - 1007.1 0.0 23.0
07:37pm
25.2
04:04pm
- - -
Melbourne Airport 22/10:30pm 22.7 22.1 16.7 69 3.7 ENE 15 17 8 9 1007.1 0.0 22.0
09:52pm
25.4
12:35pm
S 28
12:45pm
15
12:45pm
Melbourne (Olympic Park) 22/10:30pm 23.0 24.6 17.9 73 3.2 SE 6 9 3 5 1007.1 0.0 21.9
06:53pm
23.3
02:32pm
S 26
01:03pm
14
01:03pm
Moorabbin Airport 22/10:30pm 21.9 22.3 17.3 75 2.8 NNE 11 15 6 8 1007.4 0.0 21.4
09:49pm
27.1
05:37pm
SW 33
01:13pm
18
01:13pm
Point Wilson 22/10:30pm - - - - - S 4 6 2 3 - - - - SW 32
08:49pm
17
08:49pm
Pound Creek 22/10:30pm 19.9 20.8 16.7 82 1.9 E 7 11 4 6 1006.5 0.0 19.6
09:58pm
26.3
01:12pm
ESE 37
05:33pm
20
05:33pm
Rhyll 22/10:30pm 20.5 21.2 17.1 81 2.1 SW 9 15 5 8 1007.1 0.0 20.4
10:24pm
25.3
02:03pm
E 30
05:49pm
16
05:49pm
Scoresby 22/10:30pm 21.9 23.8 17.7 77 2.6 NE 4 7 2 4 - 0.0 21.9
10:23pm
28.1
12:54pm
WSW 26
01:29pm
14
01:29pm
Sheoaks 22/10:30pm 20.3 20.9 15.9 76 2.7 SSE 7 15 4 8 1007.3 0.0 20.0
09:22pm
22.6
03:56pm
NE 28
05:02pm
15
05:02pm
South Channel Island 22/10:30pm - - - - - WNW 17 22 9 12 - - - - S 37
12:00am
20
12:00am
St Kilda Harbour RMYS 22/10:30pm - - - - - E 9 13 5 7 - - - - SSW 32
12:27am
17
12:27am
Viewbank 22/10:30pm 21.3 24.3 20.1 93 0.8 ENE 4 9 2 5 1007.6 0.4 20.9
10:17pm
28.1
04:09pm
SW 28
12:34pm
15
12:34pm
Wonthaggi 22/03:00pm 23.8 22.6 17.0 65 4.2 SSE 19 - 10 - 1010.9 0.0 - - - - -

NORTHERN COUNTRY

Date/Time
EDT
Tmp

°C
App
Tmp
°C
Dew
Point
°C
Rel
Hum
%
Delta-T

°C
Wind Press
hPa
Rain
since
9 am
mm
Low
Tmp
°C

time
High
Tmp
°C

time
Highest Wind Gust
Dir
 
Spd
km/h
Gust
km/h
Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  km/h
time
kts
time
Bendigo 22/10:30pm 26.4 24.2 12.1 41 8.3 ENE 15 20 8 11 1007.2 0.0 26.4
09:35pm
35.7
01:35pm
NNE 50
07:55pm
27
07:55pm
Echuca 22/03:00pm 36.4 33.7 3.6 13 17.4 NE 7 - 4 - 1006.0 0.0 - - - - -
Kyabram 22/10:30pm 25.3 24.3 13.5 48 6.9 ENE 11 22 6 12 - 0.0 25.1
10:19pm
39.1
01:57pm
ENE 50
08:03pm
27
08:03pm
Mangalore 22/10:30pm 25.1 24.4 12.0 44 7.5 ENE 7 9 4 5 1007.8 0.0 25.1
10:28pm
38.0
02:18pm
NNE 46
06:39pm
25
06:39pm
Redesdale 22/10:30pm 21.9 21.2 14.3 62 4.5 ESE 11 15 6 8 - 0.0 21.6
08:55pm
35.1
02:26pm
N 57
08:12pm
31
08:12pm
Shepparton 22/10:30pm 24.9 22.1 13.1 48 6.9 ENE 20 37 11 20 1006.6 0.0 24.2
09:44pm
37.9
02:40pm
NE 56
08:35pm
30
08:35pm
Strathbogie 22/09:00am 16.5 16.7 11.7 73 2.7 SSE 2 - 1 - - 0.0 - - - - -
Tatura 22/10:30pm 24.7 21.6 12.3 46 7.1 ENE 20 32 11 17 - 0.0 24.3
10:06pm
36.8
02:34pm
NE 46
07:30pm
25
07:30pm
Yarrawonga 22/10:30pm 23.5 20.6 15.0 59 5.1 E 24 35 13 19 1007.2 0.0 23.4
10:20pm
36.5
12:15pm
W 44
04:01pm
24
04:01pm

NORTH EAST

Date/Time
EDT
Tmp

°C
App
Tmp
°C
Dew
Point
°C
Rel
Hum
%
Delta-T

°C
Wind Press
hPa
Rain
since
9 am
mm
Low
Tmp
°C

time
High
Tmp
°C

time
Highest Wind Gust
Dir
 
Spd
km/h
Gust
km/h
Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  km/h
time
kts
time
Albury 22/10:30pm 24.3 22.5 14.4 54 5.9 ESE 17 22 9 12 1009.5 0.4 23.0
07:33pm
35.5
12:36pm
N 43
02:15pm
23
02:15pm
Benalla 22/03:00pm 33.6 30.6 6.2 18 15.0 E 11 - 6 - 1007.6 0.0 - - - - -
Corryong Airport 22/03:00pm 21.0 16.8 16.1 73 3.0 NW 33 - 18 - - 0.8 - - - - -
Edi Upper 22/09:00am 27.8 26.9 12.6 39 9.0 N 9 - 5 - - 0.0 - - - - -
Falls Creek 22/10:30pm 11.8 6.5 8.5 80 1.8 NNE 26 39 14 21 1012.5 2.0 9.9
08:24pm
20.5
12:34pm
NNW 70
06:32pm
38
06:32pm
Hunters Hill 22/10:30pm 15.8 15.9 13.8 88 1.2 ESE 6 11 3 6 - 2.8 15.2
07:40pm
28.4
12:48pm
W 41
02:54pm
22
02:54pm
Lake Dartmouth 22/09:00am 19.4 20.2 12.4 64 4.0 CALM 0 - 0 - - 0.0 - - - - -
Mount Buller 22/10:30pm 11.8 7.9 8.5 80 1.8 NNE 19 24 10 13 - 0.8 11.2
09:54pm
21.0
01:27pm
NNE 56
06:27pm
30
06:27pm
Mount Hotham Airport 22/10:30pm 13.2 12.4 11.1 87 1.2 NE 6 7 3 4 1017.3 0.0 13.1
10:16pm
24.7
01:22pm
WNW 43
08:01pm
23
08:01pm
Mount Hotham AWS 22/10:30pm 12.2 3.5 7.9 75 2.3 N 43 56 23 30 - 1.6 9.9
08:21pm
19.8
01:23pm
NNW 80
06:32pm
43
06:32pm
Rutherglen RS 22/10:30pm 23.0 20.7 14.6 59 5.0 E 20 30 11 16 - 2.6 20.3
06:26pm
35.9
12:29pm
ESE 50
06:39pm
27
06:39pm
Wangaratta 22/10:30pm 22.1 21.3 14.0 60 4.8 ESE 11 15 6 8 1008.9 0.8 21.8
09:42pm
35.6
01:10pm
N 65
04:44pm
35
04:44pm

NORTH CENTRAL

Date/Time
EDT
Tmp

°C
App
Tmp
°C
Dew
Point
°C
Rel
Hum
%
Delta-T

°C
Wind Press
hPa
Rain
since
9 am
mm
Low
Tmp
°C

time
High
Tmp
°C

time
Highest Wind Gust
Dir
 
Spd
km/h
Gust
km/h
Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  km/h
time
kts
time
Castlemaine 22/03:00pm 33.5 25.5 5.9 18 15.1 N 37 - 20 - - 0.0 - - - - -
Eildon Fire Tower 22/10:30pm 20.0 15.1 12.5 62 4.3 E 30 39 16 21 - 0.0 19.3
10:12pm
32.2
01:04pm
NE 50
06:17pm
27
06:17pm
Kilmore Gap 22/10:30pm 21.3 19.4 13.0 59 4.9 NNW 15 17 8 9 1010.0 0.0 20.5
08:49pm
29.1
12:49pm
N 43
08:50pm
23
08:50pm
Lake Eildon 22/03:00pm 33.8 33.3 7.9 20 14.6 CALM 0 - 0 - - 0.0 - - - - -
Maryborough 22/03:00pm 33.4 32.4 8.9 22 14.0 N 4 - 2 - - 0.0 - - - - -

WEST AND SOUTH GIPPSLAND

Date/Time
EDT
Tmp

°C
App
Tmp
°C
Dew
Point
°C
Rel
Hum
%
Delta-T

°C
Wind Press
hPa
Rain
since
9 am
mm
Low
Tmp
°C

time
High
Tmp
°C

time
Highest Wind Gust
Dir
 
Spd
km/h
Gust
km/h
Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  km/h
time
kts
time
East Sale 22/10:30pm 19.2 20.3 18.1 93 0.7 ESE 9 9 5 5 1008.5 0.0 19.1
09:02pm
28.3
12:22pm
SE 35
03:44pm
19
03:44pm
Hogan Island 22/10:30pm 17.4 13.5 16.9 97 0.3 E 33 41 18 22 1007.4 0.0 16.9
09:00pm
21.1
02:21pm
ESE 52
04:55pm
28
04:55pm
Latrobe Valley 22/10:30pm 20.5 21.4 16.5 78 2.4 E 7 13 4 7 1007.8 0.0 20.5
10:27pm
32.7
02:16pm
NE 35
01:55pm
19
01:55pm
Mount Baw Baw 22/10:30pm 14.6 10.4 7.6 63 3.8 N 19 32 - 17 - 0.0 14.6
10:30pm
22.6
01:32pm
NNE 32
07:02pm
17
07:02pm
Mount Moornapa 22/10:30pm 22.0 20.2 13.4 58 5.1 NNW 15 24 8 13 - 0.0 20.7
08:17pm
30.8
01:46pm
NNW 24
10:27pm
13
10:27pm
Warragul (Nilma North) 22/10:30pm 20.9 21.2 16.1 74 2.9 E 9 15 5 8 1007.7 0.0 20.6
10:15pm
31.6
03:02pm
E 39
07:13pm
21
07:13pm
Willow Grove 22/09:00am 18.1 20.5 17.1 94 0.6 CALM 0 - 0 - - 0.0 - - - - -
Wilsons Promontory 22/10:30pm 18.3 15.0 18.3 100 0.0 NNE 33 43 18 23 1007.1 0.0 17.5
06:14pm
20.0
01:52pm
NNE 48
08:45pm
26
08:45pm
Yanakie 22/10:30pm 18.5 18.1 18.0 97 0.3 NE 17 32 9 17 1007.5 0.0 18.2
08:15pm
23.1
11:28am
ENE 43
08:34pm
23
08:34pm
Yarram Airport 22/10:30pm 18.2 19.8 18.2 100 0.0 E 7 11 4 6 1007.7 0.0 18.2
10:18pm
24.2
11:49am
N 76
01:28pm
41
01:28pm

EAST GIPPSLAND

Date/Time
EDT
Tmp

°C
App
Tmp
°C
Dew
Point
°C
Rel
Hum
%
Delta-T

°C
Wind Press
hPa
Rain
since
9 am
mm
Low
Tmp
°C

time
High
Tmp
°C

time
Highest Wind Gust
Dir
 
Spd
km/h
Gust
km/h
Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  km/h
time
kts
time
Bairnsdale 22/10:30pm 21.9 22.5 18.7 82 2.0 ENE 13 17 7 9 1008.1 0.0 20.9
08:50pm
30.2
01:09pm
SE 33
03:46pm
18
03:46pm
Combienbar 22/10:30pm 19.9 15.1 12.9 64 4.1 N 30 61 16 33 1011.5 4.4 17.5
07:48pm
31.7
01:59pm
N 69
10:04pm
37
10:04pm
Gabo Island 22/10:30pm 20.6 17.5 18.4 87 1.4 NNE 32 43 17 23 1011.8 0.0 19.8
08:40pm
23.6
03:36pm
NNE 76
09:19pm
41
09:19pm
Gelantipy 22/10:30pm 16.8 13.7 13.5 81 1.9 NNE 22 28 12 15 1012.7 0.0 16.8
10:30pm
28.6
02:53pm
N 46
05:29pm
25
05:29pm
Kingfish B 22/10:30pm 22.1 21.2 17.7 76 2.7 NNW 19 26 10 14 1008.1 - - - - - -
Lakes Entrance 22/03:00pm 24.5 26.8 20.7 79 2.5 N 9 - 5 - - 0.0 - - - - -
Mallacoota 22/10:30pm 22.4 20.0 17.3 73 3.1 N 26 44 14 24 1011.3 0.0 20.9
08:46pm
31.1
12:25pm
N 46
03:23pm
25
03:23pm
Mount Nowa Nowa 22/10:30pm 22.0 18.2 12.5 54 5.5 N 24 48 13 26 - 0.0 21.8
10:25pm
31.1
12:22pm
N 48
09:01pm
26
09:01pm
Omeo 22/10:30pm 17.1 15.3 13.4 79 2.2 NNW 15 20 8 11 1012.8 0.6 16.3
09:20pm
30.4
03:29pm
N 54
04:34pm
29
04:34pm
Orbost 22/10:30pm 24.9 23.3 12.8 47 7.0 N 13 20 7 11 1009.9 0.0 22.6
07:52pm
30.5
05:25pm
NNE 43
06:29pm
23
06:29pm
Point Hicks 22/03:00pm 24.0 24.6 18.5 71 3.5 WNW 13 - 7 - - 0.0 - - - - -

Weather station information

  • Kingfish B weather observations are provided by ExxonMobil.
  • * Apparent temperature (App Temp) for Melbourne is calculated using temperature observations collected at Melbourne and wind observations collected at Melbourne (Olympic Park), as wind observations are not currently provided for Melbourne.