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1. Posted by babe967 (Full Member 98 posts) 12y

Hi Just to let you all know Australia is having freaky weather at the moment,i'm in Melbourne And it has rained since i got here on the 28th oct.I'm due to move to Airlee beach on wedensday,and Queensland is in the middle of torrential rain and floods,there is no escaping the rain.I hope it all clears up soon, so guys and girls bring some warm clothes with you as its bloody cold out here unless you have warm clothes on.
Im looking forward to meeting up with you all soon
See you all in Sydney.
Happy travelling
Babe

2. Posted by dbgomes (Respected Member 72 posts) 12y

Doesn't sound too out of the norm to me. Everyone in OZ knows that you can experience all four seasons in one day with melbourne weather. Just have to take the melbourne cup as an example.

And up north it is getting towards the tropics so that explains the heavy rain up there.

You should have just come over to Perth, we have much more stable weather over here! But as im saying that it has been rather overcast today!

:):):)

Enjoy your time here!

Daniel

3. Posted by peeps (Full Member 114 posts) 12y

peth has been freeeeezing up untill this sunday! everyone keeps saying it will get warmer, i bloody hope so.

4. Posted by Peter (Admin 5809 posts) 12y

Hey Babe,

You're here now? Kind of bad luck :( The weather has really been pretty bad for the last little while. Melbourne is very unpredictable at the best of times, but this is a particularly cold and wet November. Considering the drought from the last few years there are a lot of people who are pretty happy about this latest bout of rain!! Still, no fun if you want to hang out by the beach ;)

How are you enjoying Melbourne otherwise?

Cheers, Peter

5. Posted by jessianne (Full Member 54 posts) 12y

Yeah, I'm in Sydney and it was raining all day yesterday and overcast today. I've been here for nearly three weeks and have only been to the beach once!! People keep telling me it's going to clear up soon......and everyone over here is happy with the rain cos it's filling up the reservoir! It's just like good old Ireland, except with hotter men and cooler pubs....

6. Posted by Sharon007 (Budding Member 5 posts) 12y

i left Oz 3 weeks ago and it was raining non-stop before 4 days before I left it started to brighten up on my last day there weather was brillant up until then.

7. Posted by samsutton (Budding Member 3 posts) 12y

Its horrible and rainy in the uk to, i know where i would rather be!

Got back from minorca last week and have spent most of my time shivering, only three days till peru!

8. Posted by babe967 (Full Member 98 posts) 12y

weather update
I'm in Airlee beach now and it was 32c today,so here is hoping the weather holds up while im here for the next week.
I was so glad to leave Melbourne, due to weather etc.I did enjoy visting my family in vairous parts of Melbourne.
So long may the sun last.
babe

9. Posted by Blissbomb (Budding Member 10 posts) 12y

Well the rain has stopped and its stinking hot weather here in Queensland, it was 34 degrees last saturday and the surf was pumping, yeeehar. Its nearly midnight and its still hot.

10. Posted by babe967 (Full Member 98 posts) 12y

I'm in Surfers Paradise and it is now 28c,so ok weather,
It is hot though in the hostel rooms when you are trying to sleep,as not all have got air conditoning,some only have fans if you are lucky.
Babe