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Ballarat Forecast

Today 15°C
Tonight 5°C
late_shower

Now

10.8°C steady
Updated at 10:40 EST

Central for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, mainly tonight. Winds N 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 18.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.8°C steady
Dew Point 10.6°C steady
Feels Like 7.6°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
N 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1016.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:26 EST
Sunset sunset
17:17 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 14.4°C
Mt Gellibrand 13.8°C
Redesdale 12.5°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
15°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
12°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
11°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sat 10:09 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for all districts except Melbourne

Vic - Sat 05:16 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, West Coast and Central Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31
Thu
Jun 1
Fri
Jun 2

Late shower

Showers

Late shower

Showers easing

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 15°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 12°C
Minimum 7°C 5°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 3°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 80% 70% 50% 20% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Slight Moderate Slight Slight Moderate High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 25
km/h
32
km/h
21
km/h
29
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction N 25km/h
N
N 32km/h
N
NW 21km/h
NW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
W 25km/h
W
WSW 27km/h
WSW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SW 22km/h
SW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
W 14km/h
W
NNW 14km/h
NNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 97% 71% 100% 81% 95% 72% 100% 81% 97% 74% 100% 72% 98% 71%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 7°C 7°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:58 EST
sunrise
07:26 EST
sunset
17:17 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
set
Sat 18:56 EST
rise
Sun 09:37 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17
moon
Sat
Jun 24

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
May 27
7°C - 0.2mm
Fri
May 26
5.1°C 14°C 2.4mm
Thu
May 25
8.4°C 14.0°C 1.0mm
Wed
May 24
4.1°C 13.1°C 0.4mm
Tue
May 23
9.0°C 15.8°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
240.9mm
53.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
245.8mm
51 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
170.4mm
49 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.4mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
-1.5°C
May 3
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.5°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-4.5°C
21st 1990
Average This Month
5.3°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.6°C
18th
Highest On Record
26.1°C
1st 1988
Average This Month
14.6°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
13.9°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.8mm
20th
Total This Month
17.6mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
64.2mm
16.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
172.7mm
1960
Driest On Record
6.1mm
1934
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