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Donald Forecast

Tonight 23°C
Tomorrow 41°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

35.3°C falling
Updated at 22:30 EDT

Mallee for Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid 40s.
Saturday Very hot. Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Currently at Charlton

24-hour graph
Temperature 35.3°C falling
Dew Point 6.6°C falling
Feels Like 33.0°C
Relative Humidity 17%
Wind icon
S 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1009.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 29.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Longerenong 30.8°C
Horsham Ap 28.3°C
Stawell Ap 27.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Charlton

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
30°C

3am

Mostly clear
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
23°C

9am

Mostly clear
31°C

Mallee Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 22:38 EDT
for People in Mallee, South West, North Central and Wimmera Forecast Districts

Vic - Fri 15:36 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for Mallee, Wimmera, North Central, South West and Central

National Forecast

Donald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25

Sunny

Mostly cloudy

Clearing shower

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower
Maximum 43°C 41°C 39°C 35°C 33°C 34°C 37°C
Minimum 20°C 23°C 21°C 19°C 12°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 10% 40% 40% 20% 5% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 12
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 12km/h
NNE
NW 16km/h
NW
ESE 12km/h
ESE
WSW 11km/h
WSW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
W 9km/h
W
SW 17km/h
SW
SW 18km/h
SW
S 16km/h
S
SSW 15km/h
SSW
S 12km/h
S
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 6km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 14% 7% 25% 13% 49% 22% 57% 21% 55% 20% 45% 16% 45% 22%
Dew Point -1°C 0°C 7°C 8°C 14°C 12°C 13°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 9°C 11°C

Donald Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:02 EDT
sunrise
06:31 EDT
sunset
20:46 EDT
last light
21:16 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 09:08 EDT
set
Sat 22:41 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Charlton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
19°C 44°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
13.0°C 41°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
10.3°C 36.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
10.5°C 33.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
10.2°C 31.5°C 0.2mm

Charlton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
32.4mm
5.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
3.2mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
14.4mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.8mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
8.4°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
44.0°C
Jan 19

Charlton Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.4°C
14th
Lowest On Record
6.8°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
13.6°C
-1.9°C
Long-term Average
15.5°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.0°C
19th
Highest On Record
46.5°C
14th 2014
Average This Month
33.2°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
32.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
14th
Total This Month
3.2mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
32.4mm
5.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
168.6mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.6mm
2009
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