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Balranald Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 15°C
clearing_shower

Now

29.0°C rising
Updated at 17:10 EDT

Mallee for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm during the morning and early afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Swan Hill

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.0°C rising
Dew Point 11.1°C falling
Feels Like 28.1°C
Relative Humidity 33%
Wind icon
W 31km/h rising
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1007.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 22.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:07 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:34 EDT

Nearby Now

Walpeup 28.9°C
Hopetoun Ap 27.1°C
Mildura 26.5°C
Charlton 28.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Swan Hill

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
32°C

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

12am

Mostly clear
22°C

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

Mallee Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Balranald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Clearing shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 34°C 33°C 34°C 38°C 41°C 35°C 30°C
Minimum 22°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 22°C 26°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 40% 5% 10% 5% 40% 40% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 15
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 15km/h
WSW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
S 10km/h
S
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SW 12km/h
SW
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 29km/h
NW
W 19km/h
W
W 22km/h
W
Relative Humidity 39% 32% 49% 28% 39% 23% 41% 19% 36% 18% 37% 27% 45% 28%
Dew Point 11°C 15°C 9°C 11°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 7°C 8°C

Balranald Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise   New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:37 EDT
sunrise
06:07 EDT
sunset
20:34 EDT
last light
21:04 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 04:13 EDT

moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Balranald Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
24°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
15.9°C 40°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
16.1°C 34.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
13.5°C 32.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
12.9°C 30.9°C 0.0mm

Balranald Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
311.0mm
62.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
317.8mm
66 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
459.0mm
85 Day(s)
Wettest Day
84.7mm
Nov 16
Lowest Temperature
-3.0°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
46.0°C
Feb 10

Balranald Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.7°C
4th
Lowest On Record
5.5°C
3rd 1987
Average This Month
14.2°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
14.6°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
45.1°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
27.1°C
-3.4°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.6mm
2nd
Total This Month
57.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
24.1mm
3.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
145.3mm
1954
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1889
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