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Balranald Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 18°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.3°C falling
Updated at 13:10 EDT

Mallee for Friday Mostly sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Swan Hill

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.3°C falling
Dew Point 14.4°C falling
Feels Like 26.1°C
Relative Humidity 50%
Wind icon
ESE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1015.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:32 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:33 EDT

Nearby Now

Walpeup 26.8°C
Hopetoun Ap 25.9°C
Mildura 27.7°C
Charlton 25.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Swan Hill

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

Mallee Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Balranald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 32°C 35°C 38°C 28°C 32°C 23°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 18°C 21°C 12°C 10°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 5% 60% 5% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High High
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 17
km/h
14
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
E 4km/h
E
SSW 9km/h
SSW
ENE 8km/h
ENE
WNW 7km/h
WNW
NNE 21km/h
NNE
WNW 25km/h
WNW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SW 12km/h
SW
SE 5km/h
SE
NW 7km/h
NW
SW 18km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 70% 43% 73% 40% 63% 31% 44% 33% 62% 31% 51% 26% 54% 37%
Dew Point 14°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 19°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 7°C

Balranald Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:06 EDT
sunrise
07:32 EDT
sunset
19:33 EDT
last light
19:58 EDT
moon
set
Fri 17:06 EDT
rise
Sat 04:10 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Balranald Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
17°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
18.0°C 30°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
18.8°C 29.0°C 26.0mm
Tue
Mar 21
20.8°C 35.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
19.8°C 33.5°C 0.0mm

Balranald Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
65.5mm
9.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
41.4mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
48.0mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.0mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
9.5°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
46.0°C
Feb 10

Balranald Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.8°C
19th
Lowest On Record
0.6°C
14th 1988
Average This Month
17.9°C
+4.2°C
Long-term Average
13.7°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.8°C
1st
Highest On Record
42.2°C
10th 1978
Average This Month
33.8°C
+4.8°C
Long-term Average
29.0°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
30.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
21.3mm
3.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
94.6mm
2012
Driest On Record
0.0mm
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