After a sweltering 27C morning in the city, temperatures are set to drop throughout the day.
The Bureau of Meterology has issued a severe weather warning for most of the state, with damaging winds of up to 100km predicted to hit Melbourne.
The winds will bring cooling temperatures, down to 18C around midday.
The State Emergency Service recommends securing any loose items in your yard in the heavy winds.
— Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria (@BOM_Vic) October 24, 2019