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Balranald Forecast

Today 42°C
Tonight 20°C
sunny

Now

40.1°C rising
Updated at 12:30 EDT

Mallee for Tuesday Very hot and sunny. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h shifting S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.

Currently at Mildura

24-hour graph
Temperature 40.1°C rising
Dew Point -4.3°C rising
Feels Like 36.5°C
Relative Humidity 6%
Wind icon
NNW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1008.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 55.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:41 EDT

Nearby Now

Swan Hill 39.8°C
Walpeup 39.5°C
Hopetoun Ap 40.0°C
Hay Ap 41.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Mildura

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
41°C

6pm

Clear
42°C

9pm

Clear
34°C

12am

Clear
29°C

Mallee Weather Warnings

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Vic - Tue 04:47 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Mallee, Wimmera and North Central

National Forecast

Balranald 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

Cloud increasing

Rain

Clearing shower

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 42°C 30°C 33°C 30°C 29°C 35°C 41°C
Minimum 18°C 20°C 15°C 20°C 12°C 14°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 90% 90% 30% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm < 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 8
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 8km/h
NNE
WNW 17km/h
WNW
S 18km/h
S
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 7km/h
SE
WNW 11km/h
WNW
SW 20km/h
SW
S 16km/h
S
S 15km/h
S
ESE 10km/h
ESE
NE 9km/h
NE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 22% 10% 43% 32% 36% 21% 68% 54% 58% 30% 48% 32% 40% 28%
Dew Point 4°C 4°C 11°C 12°C 3°C 7°C 17°C 19°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 14°C 13°C 18°C

Balranald Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:02 EDT
sunrise
06:30 EDT
sunset
20:41 EDT
last light
21:10 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 23:50 EDT
set
Wed 12:06 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Balranald Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 17
17°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
15°C 38°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
13.5°C 31°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
14.2°C 27.2°C 4.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
20.8°C 36.5°C 0.0mm

Balranald Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
20.7mm
2.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
5.0mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Wettest Day
4.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
13.0°C
Jan 6
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 7

Balranald Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.0°C
6th
Lowest On Record
7.5°C
9th 1994
Average This Month
18.3°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
16.6°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.5°C
7th
Highest On Record
46.7°C
8th 1971
Average This Month
34.7°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
33.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.0mm
14th
Total This Month
5.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
20.7mm
2.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
137.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1879
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Weather News

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11:37 EDT

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Heat fuelling southern fire danger today

11:12 EDT

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Plastic hives save hot bees in central Queensland

10:36 EDT

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