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37.56°S 143.86°E 412m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 11°C

Now

5.6°C rising
Updated at 04:13 EST

Central for Monday Partly cloudy. Rain easing to scattered showers from the west. The chance of thunderstorms. Snowfalls developing above 1300 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.6°C rising
Dew Point 5.6°C rising
Feels Like 2.8°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
SSW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1014.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.0mm / 0.8mm

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EST
Sunset sunset
18:04 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 6.5°C
Mt Gellibrand 6.1°C
Redesdale 1.4°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6am

Slight chance storm
4°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
8°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
10°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 22:54 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Victoria Weather Update

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 2
Wed
Sep 3
Thu
Sep 4
Fri
Sep 5
Sat
Sep 6
Sun
Sep 7
Mon
Sep 8

Showers

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 11°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum 4°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 5°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 80% 20% 50% 20% 40% 30% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SW 23km/h
SW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 13km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
NE 21km/h
NE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NE 23km/h
NE
N 24km/h
N
Relative Humidity 90% 59% 85% 62% 84% 60% 90% 53% 83% 50% 75% 54% 82% 66%
Dew Point 6°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 7°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 9°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonrise moonset Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:20 EST
sunrise
06:46 EST
sunset
18:04 EST
last light
18:30 EST
moon
rise
Tue 10:58 EST
set
Wed 01:20 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Sep 1
7.3°C 11°C 4.2mm
Sun
Aug 31
7.0°C 16.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 30
0.0°C 16.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 29
1.2°C 14.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 28
2.0°C 18.1°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
517.4mm
128.0 Day(s)
Total For 2014
334.6mm
100 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
377.4mm
102 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.8mm
Apr 30
Lowest Temperature
-4.6°C
Aug 3
Highest Temperature
41.3°C
Jan 14

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-4.5°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
7.3°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
4.6°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
11.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
27.9°C
30th 1961
Average This Month
11.0°C
-2.8°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
1st
Total This Month
4.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
71.6mm
16.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
162.9mm
1916
Driest On Record
19.2mm
1972
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