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37.56°S 143.86°E 412m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.3°C rising
Updated at 18:50 EDT

Central for Sunday Patchy fog in the east early this morning. Cloudy. High chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 24.
Monday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog about the ranges in the early morning. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast in the morning and early afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.3°C rising
Dew Point 12.3°C rising
Feels Like 18.9°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
WSW 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1007.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:58 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:42 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 18.9°C
Mt Gellibrand 18.4°C
Redesdale 18.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
16°C

12am

Mostly clear
13°C

3am

Mostly clear
12°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sun 16:46 EDT
Brown Rot Warning for Central, West and South Gippsland and East Gippsland

Vic - Sun 11:19 EDT
Final Flood Watch for Greater Melbourne, West and South Gippsland, Goulburn and South West

Vic - Sun 07:20 EDT
Initial Minor Flood Warning for the Bunyip River

Weatherpulse

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 16
Mon
Dec 17
Tue
Dec 18
Wed
Dec 19
Thu
Dec 20
Fri
Dec 21
Sat
Dec 22

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy
Maximum 20°C 24°C 23°C 27°C 23°C 19°C 20°C
Minimum 11°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 15°C 10°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 40% 40% 60% 50% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 18
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction N 18km/h
N
NNW 18km/h
NNW
SW 17km/h
SW
SW 19km/h
SW
SSE 20km/h
SSE
S 19km/h
S
E 14km/h
E
N 17km/h
N
SW 23km/h
SW
SW 27km/h
SW
SSW 27km/h
SSW
SSW 28km/h
SSW
S 24km/h
S
SSW 27km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 83% 68% 90% 58% 80% 43% 74% 50% 89% 64% 85% 57% 81% 50%
Dew Point 12°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 11°C 10°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 10°C 11°C 8°C 10°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:27 EDT
sunrise
05:58 EDT
sunset
20:43 EDT
last light
21:14 EDT
moon
set
Mon 02:24 EDT
rise
Mon 14:44 EDT
moon
Sun
Dec 23
moon
Sat
Dec 29
moon
Sun
Jan 6
moon
Mon
Jan 14

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 16
10.4°C 19°C 2.6mm
Sat
Dec 15
12.8°C 20.9°C 41.6mm
Fri
Dec 14
12.2°C 23.9°C 21.0mm
Thu
Dec 13
13.9°C 19.2°C 7.4mm
Wed
Dec 12
10.6°C 31.0°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
687.9mm
166.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
532.2mm
149 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
631.8mm
170 Day(s)
Wettest Day
41.6mm
Dec 15
Lowest Temperature
-3.8°C
Aug 29
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 19

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1991
Average This Month
11.3°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
9.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.6°C
7th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
25.2°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
41.6mm
15th
Total This Month
83.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.9mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
188.5mm
1933
Driest On Record
3.4mm
1972
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Weather News

Citizen scientists called on to map extent of drought killing native trees

15:36 EDT

While rain has arrived in some drought-affected areas, it has been too late for many native trees.

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Owen dumps more than half a metre of rain in north Queensland

15:00 EDT

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Owen has dumped "incredible" and "very intense" rain over parts of Queensland's north tropical coast, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Facebook post thanking truckie for guiding couple through north Queensland rain goes viral

14:44 EDT

A Facebook post thanking a truck driver for guiding a couple through heavy rain in north Queensland has gone viral, with the driver saying the attention for his actions has been "unexpected".

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