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Donald Forecast

Tonight 1°C
Tomorrow 13°C
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Now

6.9°C falling
Updated at 19:00 EST

Mallee for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast this afternoon. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h turning SW 40 to 50 km/h in the late morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the west. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Hopetoun Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.9°C falling
Dew Point 4.4°C falling
Feels Like 3.5°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
WSW 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1022.0hPa
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:08 EST
Sunset sunset
17:57 EST

Nearby Now

Charlton 6.5°C
Longerenong 5.7°C
Horsham Ap 5.2°C

Next 12 hours in Horsham

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
6°C

12am

Clear
4°C

3am

Clear
2°C

6am

Clear
1°C

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National Forecast

Donald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Late shower

Showers easing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 16°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 5°C 1°C -2°C 3°C 2°C 4°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 80% 5% 90% 90% 70% 40% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight High Severe Moderate Moderate Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 31
km/h
36
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction W 31km/h
W
W 36km/h
W
SW 12km/h
SW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
ENE 6km/h
ENE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 25km/h
NE
N 13km/h
N
NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
W 12km/h
W
WSW 15km/h
WSW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
W 10km/h
W
Relative Humidity 73% 61% 80% 54% 76% 53% 85% 85% 87% 78% 83% 61% 77% 58%
Dew Point 5°C 5°C 3°C 4°C 1°C 4°C 4°C 9°C 4°C 12°C 5°C 8°C 5°C 7°C

Donald Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:40 EST
sunrise
07:07 EST
sunset
17:57 EST
last light
18:24 EST
moon
rise
Sat 04:47 EST
set
Sat 15:12 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Hopetoun Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 18
5.2°C 14°C 3.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
7.5°C 17°C 1.4mm
Wed
Aug 16
9.3°C 17.4°C 13.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
10.0°C 15.9°C 0.4mm
Mon
Aug 14
4.3°C 21.6°C 0.2mm

Hopetoun Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
193.3mm
71.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
233.6mm
73 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
213.2mm
67 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.8mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
-4.6°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
46.2°C
Feb 9

Hopetoun Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-4.5°C
10th 2006
Average This Month
4.7°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
3.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.9°C
13th
Highest On Record
27.9°C
30th 2007
Average This Month
16.5°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.0mm
16th
Total This Month
41.6mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
23.7mm
12.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
66.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
4.4mm
2006
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