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Lake Victoria Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 42°C
sunny

Now

19.4°C rising
Updated at 06:40 EDT

Lower Western for Tuesday Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the far east during this afternoon and early evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

Currently at Mildura

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.4°C rising
Dew Point 7.8°C falling
Feels Like 19.4°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1009.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:49 EDT

Nearby Now

Renmark Ap 15.9°C
Loxton 14.4°C
Walpeup 25.2°C
Lameroo 16.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mildura

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
28°C

12pm

Clear
38°C

3pm

Clear
41°C

6pm

Clear
42°C

Lower Western Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Lake Victoria 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 42°C 32°C 36°C 30°C 29°C 33°C 39°C
Minimum 18°C 20°C 19°C 23°C 15°C 16°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 90% 80% 80% 60% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 9km/h
NE
NW 16km/h
NW
S 18km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
W 13km/h
W
SW 21km/h
SW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 28% 13% 48% 33% 37% 25% 68% 57% 58% 34% 52% 37% 49% 36%
Dew Point 6°C 7°C 12°C 13°C 6°C 12°C 18°C 19°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 15°C 16°C 21°C

Lake Victoria Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:12 EDT
sunrise
06:41 EDT
sunset
20:49 EDT
last light
21:17 EDT
moon
set
Tue 11:19 EDT
rise
Tue 23:59 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Lake Victoria Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
15°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
12.7°C 31°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
14.5°C 27.2°C 9.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
19.6°C 32.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 12
15.8°C 35.8°C 0.0mm

Lake Victoria Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
19.3mm
2.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
9.8mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
18.5mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
9.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
12.7°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
39.2°C
Jan 7

Lake Victoria Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.7°C
15th
Lowest On Record
8.0°C
29th 2002
Average This Month
18.1°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
17.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.2°C
7th
Highest On Record
47.5°C
13th 2001
Average This Month
32.9°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
32.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
14th
Total This Month
9.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
19.3mm
2.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
140.9mm
1936
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1926
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Weather News

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22:25 EDT

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22:16 EDT

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Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

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