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Ballarat Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 9°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.6°C falling
Updated at 15:50 EDT

Central for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of drizzle later tonight. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SW in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.6°C falling
Dew Point 9.8°C falling
Feels Like 21.6°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
SW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1019.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 7.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:13 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 24.3°C
Mt Gellibrand 20.6°C
Redesdale 29.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
23°C

9pm

Mostly clear
16°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Mostly sunny

Drizzle clearing

Drizzle clearing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 24°C 22°C 20°C 27°C 29°C 31°C 33°C
Minimum 12°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 13°C 16°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 30% 5% 5% 5% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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
19
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction W 18km/h
W
WSW 19km/h
WSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
S 27km/h
S
SSE 30km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NE 23km/h
NE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NE 19km/h
NE
NE 16km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 86% 47% 88% 45% 84% 40% 87% 38% 69% 31% 69% 28% 63% 28%
Dew Point 12°C 12°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 6°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 14°C 10°C 17°C 12°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:36 EDT
sunrise
07:03 EDT
sunset
20:13 EDT
last light
20:40 EDT
moon
set
Thu 17:51 EDT
rise
Fri 04:22 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 23
10°C 22°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
9.4°C 32°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
3.2°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
7.6°C 18.4°C 4.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
4.0°C 14.6°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
83.4mm
14.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
82.6mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
47.2mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.4mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
3.2°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.2°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
3rd 1986
Average This Month
10.4°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.1°C
9th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
24.9°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
36.4mm
6th
Total This Month
44.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.3mm
7.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
240.3mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1983
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Weather News

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred: Borroloola bridge collapses, town split in half after NT flooding

15:30 EDT

The community of Borroloola has been physically split in half after heavy rainfall and flooding caused by ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred partly collapsed a bridge.

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

13:45 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.

The last heat of summer for Perth

12:22 EDT

Perth, and much of Western Australia's southwest are about to experience their final scorcher of the summer.