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Donald Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 32°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

25.2°C rising
Updated at 22:50 EDT

Mallee for Tuesday Sunny. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid 30s.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Hopetoun Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.2°C rising
Dew Point 9.4°C rising
Feels Like 25.7°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
E 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 11.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:04 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:19 EDT

Nearby Now

Charlton 23.2°C
Swan Hill 24.4°C
Longerenong 25.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Charlton

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

Mallee Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Donald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 20
Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 34°C 32°C 30°C 35°C 28°C 25°C 28°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 10°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 70% 60% 40% 10% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 21
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction E 21km/h
E
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NE 22km/h
NE
NE 18km/h
NE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NE 15km/h
NE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
N 26km/h
N
W 20km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
WSW 20km/h
WSW
SW 24km/h
SW
S 10km/h
S
SW 10km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 54% 28% 42% 30% 38% 32% 45% 32% 70% 43% 60% 36% 61% 30%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 7°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 8°C

Donald Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:39 EDT
sunrise
07:05 EDT
sunset
20:18 EDT
last light
20:45 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 11:59 EDT
set
Wed 23:29 EDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Hopetoun Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 20
17°C 34°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
17.9°C 31°C 0.2mm
Sun
Feb 18
15.3°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
11.2°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
9.8°C 29.2°C 0.0mm

Hopetoun Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
52.8mm
9.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
5.6mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
68.6mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
3.4mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
6.1°C
Feb 15
Highest Temperature
46.0°C
Jan 19

Hopetoun Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.1°C
15th
Lowest On Record
5.6°C
19th 2017
Average This Month
14.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
14.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.6°C
7th
Highest On Record
48.8°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
33.6°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
32.0°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
19th
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
17.5mm
4.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
63.6mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2008
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