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Melbourne Pollen Forecast

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4 day forecast for Melbourne

  • Thu
    Nov 21
    Min: 25°C
    Max: 39°C
    Windy
  • Fri
    Nov 22
    Min: 12°C
    Max: 20°C
    Mostly sunny
  • Sat
    Nov 23
    Min: 11°C
    Max: 22°C
    Mostly sunny
  • Sun
    Nov 24
    Min: 10°C
    Max: 22°C
    Increasing sunshine

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
    2019-11-21T15:00:00.000+11:00 35.6 NW 315 28.4 21 0.2 mostly_cloudy
    2019-11-21T18:00:00.000+11:00 19.9 SW 225 21.0 19 0.1 mostly_cloudy
    2019-11-21T21:00:00.000+11:00 15.6 SSW 203 11.8 10 0.0 mostly_cloudy
    2019-11-22T00:00:00.000+11:00 14.7 SSW 203 10.6 16 0.0 mostly_cloudy
    2019-11-22T03:00:00.000+11:00 13.3 SSW 203 9.2 7 0.0 mostly_cloudy
    2019-11-22T06:00:00.000+11:00 12.0 SW 225 7.8 30 0.1 mostly_cloudy
    2019-11-22T09:00:00.000+11:00 14.4 SSW 203 9.4 14 0.0 mostly_cloudy
    2019-11-22T12:00:00.000+11:00 17.5 SSW 203 11.8 5 0.0 mostly_clear
  • Warnings for Victoria

  • 7 Day Forecast for Melbourne

    Thu
    Nov 21
    Fri
    Nov 22
    Sat
    Nov 23
    Sun
    Nov 24
    Mon
    Nov 25
    Tue
    Nov 26
    Wed
    Nov 27
    Summary
    Windy
    Windy
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Increasing sunshine
    Increasing sunshine
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Sunny
    Sunny
    Maximum 39°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 30°C 18°C 21°C
    Minimum 25°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 9°C
    Chance of Rain 40% 10% 5% 5% 70% 50% 20%
    Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
    UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Extreme Very High
  • Marine and Tides for Melbourne

    Forecast

    Northerly 20/30 knots shifting southwesterly 25/35 knots in the mid afternoon. Wind decreasing to 15/20 knots during the late afternoon. Squalls to 50 knots possible near the change and with thunderstorms. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres west of Sandy Point during the afternoon.

    Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming south to southeasterly below 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the morning.

    Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly below 10 knots tending southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre west of Sandy Point during the afternoon.

    Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly during the day. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to below 1 metre west of Sandy Point.


    Winds

    Thu:SW 25/35 kt
    Fri:S/SW 10/15 kt
    Sat:SW 10/15 kt
    Sun:W/SW 10 kt
  • Melbourne Almanac

    Month to date »

    Past 5 Days

      Min Max Rain to 9am
    Thu 21/11 14.0°C - 0.0mm
    Wed 20/11 9.4°C 34.7°C 0.0mm
    Tue 19/11 11.4°C 18.6°C 0.0mm
    Mon 18/11 8.5°C 26.9°C 0.0mm
    Sun 17/11 10.8°C 16.2°C 0.0mm

    Year to Date

    Average rainfall to Nov 589.5mm 139.8 day(s)
    Total for 2019 358.2mm 130 day(s)
    Total to this day 2018 388.6mm 107 day(s)
    Wettest day 15.4mm Jun 3
    Lowest temperature 2.3°C Aug 30
    Highest temperature 42.8°C Jan 25
    Full climatology »

    Climatology

    November minimum temperature
    Lowest this month 7.6°C 9th
    Lowest on record 2.5°C 2nd 1896
    Average this month 11.2°C +0.0°C
    Long-term average 11.2°C
    November maximum temperature
    Highest this month 34.7°C 20th
    Highest on record 40.9°C 27th 1894
    Average this month 20.9°C -1.1°C
    Long-term average 22.0°C
    November rainfall
    Wettest this month 12.4mm 3rd
    Total this month 44.4mm 10 day(s)
    Long-term average 60.3mm 11.7 day(s)
    Wettest on record 206.1mm 1954
    Driest on record 6.5mm 1895
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