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37.56°S 143.86°E 412m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 12°C
Tonight 2°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

7.9°C rising
Updated at 09:00 EST

Central for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost near the Yarra Valley early this morning. Areas of fog in the east early this morning. Slight chance of drizzle in the southwest this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 15.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.9°C rising
Dew Point 5.4°C rising
Feels Like 2.5°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
SSE 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1028.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
18:23 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 8.9°C
Mt Gellibrand 8.2°C
Redesdale 11.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
11°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
12°C

6pm

Mostly clear
8°C

9pm

Clear
5°C

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 25
Wed
Sep 26
Thu
Sep 27
Fri
Sep 28
Sat
Sep 29
Sun
Sep 30
Mon
Oct 1

Mostly cloudy

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny
Maximum 12°C 17°C 20°C 12°C 10°C 13°C 17°C
Minimum 3°C 2°C 7°C 4°C 1°C 1°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 40% 70% 20% 20% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate High Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Nil Slight High High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
N 16km/h
N
N 23km/h
N
WNW 22km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
WSW 21km/h
WSW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
N 16km/h
N
NW 19km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 87% 61% 71% 40% 72% 51% 87% 72% 85% 58% 86% 56% 80% 49%
Dew Point 5°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 8°C 10°C 7°C 7°C 4°C 2°C 5°C 4°C 7°C 6°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:45 EST
sunrise
06:11 EST
sunset
18:23 EST
last light
18:49 EST
moon
rise
Tue 18:28 EST
set
Wed 06:55 EST
moon
Tue
Oct 2
moon
Tue
Oct 9
moon
Wed
Oct 17
moon
Thu
Oct 25

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Sep 24
3.8°C 13°C 0.2mm
Sun
Sep 23
5.5°C 11.1°C 0.2mm
Sat
Sep 22
0.0°C 15.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 21
4.6°C 16.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 20
-0.9°C 14.3°C 0.6mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
516.0mm
127.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
378.2mm
121 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
452.2mm
132 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.4mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
-3.8°C
Aug 29
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 19

Ballarat Ap Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.9°C
8th
Lowest On Record
-4.6°C
1st 2015
Average This Month
3.4°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
4.6°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.9°C
11th
Highest On Record
27.9°C
30th 1961
Average This Month
14.1°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
16th
Total This Month
18.6mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
72.1mm
16.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
178.2mm
2016
Driest On Record
19.2mm
1972
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