Ballarat Weather


37.56°S 143.86°E 412m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 23°C
late_shower

Now

18.4°C rising
Updated at 08:10 EST

Central for Sunday Dry and partly cloudy this morning. Very high chance of showers in the east from mid afternoon, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

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Temperature 18.4°C rising
Dew Point 8.7°C rising
Feels Like 12.7°C
Relative Humidity 53%
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NNE 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1018.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:56 EST
Sunset sunset
17:51 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 22.6°C
Mt Gellibrand 20.5°C
Redesdale 17.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

6pm

Mostly clear
19°C

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 21
Mon
Apr 22
Tue
Apr 23
Wed
Apr 24
Thu
Apr 25
Fri
Apr 26
Sat
Apr 27

Late shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 16°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 12°C 14°C
Minimum 17°C 9°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 40% 20% 30% 20% 50% 80% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 28
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
28
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 28km/h
NNE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
S 21km/h
S
S 21km/h
S
SE 18km/h
SE
SSW 17km/h
SSW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
WSW 21km/h
WSW
W 20km/h
W
W 25km/h
W
WSW 28km/h
WSW
SW 29km/h
SW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 56% 38% 83% 51% 77% 48% 75% 43% 83% 51% 83% 56% 75% 52%
Dew Point 10°C 8°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 4°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:29 EST
sunrise
06:56 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:18 EST
moon
set
Sun 08:27 EST
rise
Sun 19:20 EST
moon
Sat
Apr 27
moon
Sun
May 5
moon
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May 12
moon
Sun
May 19

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 20
10.3°C 27°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 19
8.2°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 18
5.4°C 16.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 17
18.5°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 16
17.2°C 28.3°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
176.8mm
36.7 Day(s)
Total For 2019
38.0mm
23 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
106.6mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.6mm
Feb 7
Lowest Temperature
1.2°C
Mar 7
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 25

Ballarat Ap Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.3°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
21st 1987
Average This Month
8.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.3°C
16th
Highest On Record
31.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
21.5°C
+3.3°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.4mm
9th
Total This Month
6.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
51.3mm
12.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
154.1mm
1939
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1923
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11:47 EST

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