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Ballarat Ap Climate

Ballarat Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
25.4 25.4 22.5 18.1 13.9 11.1 10.2 11.6 13.8 16.7 19.8 22.6 17.6
Mean Min (°C)
11.2 11.6 10.0 7.4 5.6 3.9 3.0 3.5 4.6 6.1 7.9 9.4 7.0
Mean Rain (mm)
39.1 44.3 42.0 51.3 64.2 63.0 66.4 74.5 71.4 66.8 56.1 50.4 689.7
Median Rain (mm)
31.8 32.0 30.2 44.5 61.0 60.2 63.3 73.6 65.3 66.7 53.0 42.8 672.2
Mean Rain Days
7.6 7.2 9.5 12.5 16.3 18.2 20.1 19.6 16.8 15.5 12.7 10.9 166.6

Ballarat Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
42.0 44.1 37.7 31.5 26.1 21.6 19.1 23.0 27.9 33.4 37.3 40.6 44.1
Low Max (°C)
13.1 10.0 10.7 7.2 3.2 4.2 4.4 4.3 6.0 6.7 8.3 10.9 3.2
High Min (°C)
26.9 24.2 23.2 19.0 15.6 12.0 10.2 11.2 15.0 19.6 21.1 23.4 26.9
Low Min (°C)
0.7 -1.4 -0.6 -4.1 -4.5 -4.6 -6.0 -5.0 -4.5 -3.6 -1.0 -1.0 -6.0
High Rain (mm)
95.0 121.9 83.6 88.8 48.2 29.7 46.4 72.1 63.5 64.0 71.2 106.7 121.9

Ballarat Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
29.1 30.1 26.2 21.8 16.5 14.6 11.6 15.0 16.1 19.9 25.1 26.7 19.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
20.5 22.3 18.4 15.1 10.8 9.3 8.6 9.9 10.8 13.7 16.9 18.4 16.2
High Mn. Min (°C)
14.6 14.4 14.5 10.0 8.2 7.4 4.8 5.2 6.6 8.5 11.2 12.1 8.4
Low Mn. Min (°C)
7.3 8.6 7.0 4.5 3.6 1.8 0.7 1.2 2.8 4.0 5.4 6.7 5.7
High Rain (mm)
206.0 240.3 162.2 154.1 172.7 169.5 185.4 167.1 162.9 193.3 131.1 188.5 995.7
Low Rain (mm)
0.8 0.0 2.2 0.0 6.1 12.8 19.8 13.0 19.2 0.0 7.4 3.4 301.8

Ballarat Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

BALLARAT AERODROME

Mean daily minimum temp
Mean daily maximum temp
Highest/lowest on record
Highest/lowest on record
Mean monthly rainfall

Ballarat Ap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
≥ 35°C
2.1 1.4 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.7 4.6
≥ 30°C
7.7 7.0 2.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.4 3.8 22.8
≤ 2°C
0.2 0.1 0.5 2.1 4.4 8.0 10.5 9.4 6.7 3.5 1.2 0.3 46.5
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.4 3.3 4.5 3.6 2.0 1.1 0.2 0.0 16.6

Ballarat Ap 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
32.5 32.0 28.9 23.0 17.2 13.3 12.2 14.2 17.2 21.6 26.1 29.4 25.8
Low Max
19.0 19.0 16.8 13.4 10.9 8.9 8.1 9.0 10.4 12.2 14.0 16.4 10.5
High Min
15.9 16.0 14.1 11.2 8.9 7.0 5.8 6.1 7.9 10.0 12.0 13.6 11.8
Low Min
7.0 7.3 6.0 3.4 2.0 0.7 0.0 0.6 1.1 2.5 4.0 5.6 2.2

Ballarat Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
57 58 58 58 58 58 57 57 58 57 57 57 57.4
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
57 58 58 58 58 58 57 57 58 57 57 58 57.4
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
106 106 107 107 107 107 107 107 107 107 107 107 106.8
Earliest Entry
1909 1909 1908 1908 1908 1908 1908 1908 1908 1908 1908 1908 1908
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

BALLARAT AERODROME
Central, Victoria
37.5127°S 143.7911°E 435m AMSL
Commenced 1908
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