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Donald Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 32°C
sunny

Now

11.7°C falling
Updated at 06:00 EDT

Mallee for Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Hopetoun Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.7°C falling
Dew Point 8.9°C falling
Feels Like 10.8°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
SSW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1012.4hPa
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:04 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:42 EDT

Nearby Now

Charlton 11.5°C
Swan Hill 14.7°C
Walpeup 12.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Charlton

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
19°C

12pm

Clear
26°C

3pm

Clear
31°C

6pm

Clear
32°C

Mallee Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Donald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Windy with showers

Windy

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 33°C 37°C 40°C 35°C 28°C 29°C
Minimum 12°C 13°C 15°C 21°C 24°C 15°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 20% 50% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 7
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
31
km/h
23
km/h
32
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction S 7km/h
S
WNW 16km/h
WNW
SW 11km/h
SW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 5km/h
ESE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NW 23km/h
NW
NW 31km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
SW 15km/h
SW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 49% 23% 51% 23% 48% 18% 40% 23% 40% 39% 56% 38% 54% 31%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 8°C 13°C 15°C 20°C 17°C 11°C 12°C 7°C 9°C

Donald 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
05:34 EDT
sunrise
06:04 EDT
sunset
20:42 EDT
last light
21:12 EDT
moon
set
Sat 18:44 EDT
rise
Sun 05:25 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Hopetoun Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
20°C 28°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
17.1°C 42°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
12.2°C 35.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
12°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
11.2°C 31°C 0.0mm

Hopetoun Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
301.4mm
100.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
365.6mm
111 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
424.8mm
108 Day(s)
Wettest Day
39.2mm
Nov 16
Lowest Temperature
-4.6°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
46.2°C
Feb 9

Hopetoun Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.5°C
8th
Lowest On Record
3.6°C
18th 2016
Average This Month
12.0°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
46.4°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
27.5°C
-3.1°C
Long-term Average
30.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.0mm
1st
Total This Month
29.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
26.3mm
5.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
111.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
2.4mm
2006
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