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Ballina Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 25°C
showers

Now

17.6°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EST

Northern Rivers for Wednesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 20s.
Thursday Areas of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Medium chance of showers, most likely at night. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening then tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Ballina Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.6°C falling
Dew Point 16.5°C falling
Feels Like 17.6°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
WSW 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1012.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 11.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
17:18 EST

Nearby Now

Lismore 18.4°C
Evans Head 17.5°C
Casino Ap 18.2°C
Cape Byron 17.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballina

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower
17°C

6am

Chance shower
16°C

9am

Chance shower
21°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
24°C

Northern Rivers Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ballina 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Showers

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers easing
Maximum 25°C 27°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 16°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 70% 50% 70% 80% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High Moderate
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 14
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
30
km/h
37
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 16km/h
S
WSW 11km/h
WSW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSW 30km/h
SSW
SSW 37km/h
SSW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
S 29km/h
S
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SSW 28km/h
SSW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
S 28km/h
S
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 23km/h
S
Relative Humidity 84% 68% 78% 60% 75% 66% 78% 68% 76% 69% 79% 65% 78% 66%
Dew Point 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C

Ballina Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:45 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
17:18 EST
last light
17:43 EST
moon
rise
Wed 14:28 EST
set
Thu 02:03 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Ballina Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
16.3°C 22°C 0.2mm
Mon
Apr 23
16.8°C 23.7°C 28.2mm
Sun
Apr 22
17.3°C 22.8°C 46.8mm
Sat
Apr 21
16.5°C 25.0°C 8.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
14.8°C 25.9°C 0.0mm

Ballina Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
785.5mm
62.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
564.6mm
58 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
829.0mm
54 Day(s)
Wettest Day
46.8mm
Apr 22
Lowest Temperature
12.5°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
33.3°C
Jan 13

Ballina Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.4°C
16th
Lowest On Record
5.9°C
13th 1996
Average This Month
17.0°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
15.3°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.9°C
15th
Highest On Record
31.9°C
12th 2014
Average This Month
26.6°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
24.9°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
46.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
117.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
193.5mm
15.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
456.0mm
2003
Driest On Record
5.8mm
1996
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