It's nothing like we had about a week and a half ago," Mr Stewart said. Brown sediment lies on a bike path. Credit:Paul Jeffers The bushfire flared up around 2pm Mak massage Banora Point was downgraded from the emergency level to watch and act at 5.
Illustration: Matt Golding Credit: Conditions are forecast to be milder for the rest of the week, which is good news for play at the Australian Open.
Mr Stewart said the rest of the week would be mostly mild and dry, save for the odd squally shower.
Between millimetres of rain fell across the suburbs on Wednesday night, enough for Burnley Station to close on Thursday morning because of flooding in the subway. The latest downpour has pushed Melbourne's January's rainfall to Massage erskine street Richmond than millimetres, more than double the month's average total of 46 millimetres, and with still a week to go.
The Maribyrnong river has turned brown. Credit:Paul Jeffers A grimy backyard swimming pool.
View from Pauline Coke's balcony in the Mallee. Credit:Pauline Coke The rain left behind red dirt on balconies. Credit:Lachlan Fiona woke to find her pool full of dirt.
Credit:Fiona "My skylight was washed clean last week," says reader Nickie. A reader's bird bath after Melbourne's muddy rain. Credit:Joe, from Ivanhoe East.