July ends with Melbourne’s coldest morning of the year
July has finished with a vengeance, producing the coldest morning of year in Melbourne.
The official Melbourne temperature dropped to 3.2°, with a ‘feels like’ temperature of 0.8° at 6am.
Temperatures have dropped below zero a Cerberus and Coldstream on Melbourne’s fringes.
Michael Effron from the weather bureau says clear skies and light winds overnight caused the chilly conditions.
“We’ve seen a fair bit of fog in the Yarra Valley … but not so much in the west, where cloud cover has ensured a fairly mild morning in Geelong (minimum of 7.3°).”
August is expected to start in a cool but mostly dry fashion.