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37.56°S 143.86°E 412m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 9°C
Tonight -1°C
clearing_shower

Now

8.3°C rising
Updated at 13:30 EST

Central for Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the east, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Showers falling as snow above 800 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast this morning. Possible hail during the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning SW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 12.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.3°C rising
Dew Point 1.2°C steady
Feels Like 4.3°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
SSW 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1023.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:40 EST
Sunset sunset
17:17 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 9.8°C
Mt Gellibrand 8.4°C
Redesdale 10.8°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
9°C

6pm

Mostly clear
6°C

9pm

Mostly clear
3°C

12am

Mostly clear
1°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 10:00 EST
Gale Warning for Port Phillip, W Port and E Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind Warning for the Gippsland Lakes, W, C and C Gippsland Coasts

Vic - Thu 09:50 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for Central and West and South Gippsland

Victoria Weather Update

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny
Maximum 9°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 9°C
Minimum 4°C -1°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 70% 40% 60% 70% 90% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Severe High Moderate Moderate Slight High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 26
km/h
27
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SW 26km/h
SW
SSW 27km/h
SSW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
NW 20km/h
NW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
N 19km/h
N
NNW 26km/h
NNW
N 22km/h
N
NNW 24km/h
NNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
N 11km/h
N
N 15km/h
N
Relative Humidity 100% 62% 96% 58% 100% 79% 100% 74% 100% 80% 100% 83% 100% 80%
Dew Point 5°C 2°C 2°C 1°C 3°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 2°C 6°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:11 EST
sunrise
07:40 EST
sunset
17:17 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
rise
Thu 17:43 EST
set
Fri 08:05 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
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Jul 16
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Jul 31

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 2
5°C - 2mm
Wed
Jul 1
4.6°C 12°C 0.4mm
Tue
Jun 30
-0.3°C 10.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 29
0.1°C 8.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 28
2.4°C 11.6°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
370.3mm
91.4 Day(s)
Total For 2015
267.2mm
73 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
238.0mm
65 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.2mm
Feb 14
Lowest Temperature
-3.9°C
Jun 21
Highest Temperature
38.2°C
Jan 2

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.6°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-6.0°C
21st 1982
Average This Month
4.8°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
12.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
19.1°C
30th 1975
Average This Month
12.0°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
10.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
2nd
Total This Month
2.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.4mm
20.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
185.4mm
1923
Driest On Record
19.8mm
2001
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