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Melbourne Pollen Forecast

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4 day forecast for Melbourne

  • Sat
    Jan 25
    Min: 15°C
    Max: 26°C
    Mostly sunny
  • Sun
    Jan 26
    Min: 16°C
    Max: 27°C
    Mostly sunny
  • Mon
    Jan 27
    Min: 15°C
    Max: 23°C
    Mostly sunny
  • Tue
    Jan 28
    Min: 14°C
    Max: 24°C
    Mostly sunny

What triggers allergies?

A number of different allergens trigger allergies in people, with some of the most common including pollen, dust, mould and pets.

The Pollen Index measures the potential for pollen to trigger allergic reactions in susceptible people. Pollen levels in the atmosphere will be highest on hot days and on days where a dry wind is blowing. Additionally, light rain overnight or during the early morning will also cause high pollen levels. These are the days when you will experience the telltale symptoms of a runny nose, watery eyes, itchy skin and nasal congestion.

  • Clean surfaces regularly, to avoid the accumulation of dust
  • Avoid feather and down pillows
  • Don't hang sheets or clothing outside to dry on days of high pollen count
  • Avoid high pile carpets, as they offer places for dust and allergens to hide
  • Keep your pet away from bedrooms and off all furniture
  • Wash your pet weekly
  • Try to stay indoors on days of high pollen count
  • Avoid mowing lawns or wear a mask if it is unavoidable
  • Next 24 Hours in Melbourne

    DateTemperatureWind DirectionWind DegreesWind SpeedPrecip ProbPrecip RateIcon
    2020-01-25T12:00:00.000+11:00 23.0 W 270 6.6 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2020-01-25T15:00:00.000+11:00 25.0 SW 225 6.8 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2020-01-25T18:00:00.000+11:00 25.9 SSW 203 6.0 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2020-01-25T21:00:00.000+11:00 21.9 S 180 5.1 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2020-01-26T00:00:00.000+11:00 18.3 SSE 158 1.6 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2020-01-26T03:00:00.000+11:00 16.9 SW 225 0.9 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2020-01-26T06:00:00.000+11:00 16.5 W 270 2.0 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2020-01-26T09:00:00.000+11:00 20.1 WNW 293 2.2 6 0.0 mostly_clear
  • Warnings for Victoria

    Issue Time State Warning
    Fri 10:43 EDT Vic Final Flood Watch for the Bunyip River Catchment
  • 7 Day Forecast for Melbourne

    Sat
    Jan 25
    Sun
    Jan 26
    Mon
    Jan 27
    Tue
    Jan 28
    Wed
    Jan 29
    Thu
    Jan 30
    Fri
    Jan 31
    Summary
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Increasing sunshine
    Increasing sunshine
    Sunny
    Sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Maximum 26°C 27°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 36°C 41°C
    Minimum 15°C 16°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 23°C
    Chance of Rain 5% 10% 5% 20% 5% 5% 20%
    Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
    UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
  • Marine and Tides for Melbourne

    Forecast

    Northeasterly 5/10 knots becoming northwesterly during the morning then shifting south to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon before tending southeasterly 5/10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to below 1 metre west of Sandy Point.

    Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre.

    Outlook Monday: South to southwesterly below 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre.

    Outlook Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots tending south to southwesterly around 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre.


    Winds

    Sat:S/SW 10/15 kt
    Sun:S/SW 10/15 kt
    Mon:S/SW 10 kt
    Tue:S/SW 10 kt
  • Melbourne Almanac

    Month to date »

    Past 5 Days

      Min Max Rain to 9am
    Sat 25/01 13.0°C - 0.0mm
    Fri 24/01 11.7°C 24.0°C 1.2mm
    Thu 23/01 12.9°C 22.6°C 22.8mm
    Wed 22/01 14.1°C 31.7°C 0.0mm
    Tue 21/01 14.8°C 23.5°C 44.0mm

    Year to Date

    Average rainfall to Jan 47.1mm 8.3 day(s)
    Total for 2020 115.2mm 9 day(s)
    Total to this day 2019 4.6mm 5 day(s)
    Wettest day 44.0mm Jan 21
    Lowest temperature 11.7°C Jan 24
    Highest temperature 36.8°C Jan 15
    Full climatology »

    Climatology

    January minimum temperature
    Lowest this month 11.7°C 24th
    Lowest on record 5.5°C 28th 1885
    Average this month 14.9°C +0.6°C
    Long-term average 14.3°C
    January maximum temperature
    Highest this month 36.8°C 15th
    Highest on record 45.6°C 13th 1939
    Average this month 25.9°C +0.0°C
    Long-term average 25.9°C
    January rainfall
    Wettest this month 44.0mm 21st
    Total this month 115.2mm 9 day(s)
    Long-term average 47.1mm 8.3 day(s)
    Wettest on record 176.0mm 1963
    Driest on record 0.3mm 1932
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