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Ballarat Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 6°C
late_shower

Now

20.5°C falling
Updated at 12:30 EDT

Central for Wednesday Sunny morning. High (80%) chance of showers late this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then shifting cooler SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.5°C falling
Dew Point 10.9°C falling
Feels Like 20.5°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
NNW 35km/h rising
Wind Gusts 46km/h
Pressure 1008.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 8.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:35 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:24 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 21.1°C
Mt Gellibrand 21.4°C
Redesdale 23.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
23°C

6pm

Shower
18°C

9pm

Rain
13°C

12am

Slight chance shower
11°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 10:59 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, Gippsland Lakes and West, Central, Central Gippsland and East Gippsland coasts

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4

Late shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 19°C 22°C
Minimum 10°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 10% 50% 20% 10% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
32
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction N 24km/h
N
NW 32km/h
NW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
SW 26km/h
SW
SW 13km/h
SW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
W 19km/h
W
SW 26km/h
SW
S 25km/h
S
S 23km/h
S
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
NE 19km/h
NE
NE 15km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 75% 46% 85% 50% 83% 42% 87% 56% 72% 54% 69% 41% 68% 37%
Dew Point 10°C 11°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 3°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:09 EDT
sunrise
07:35 EDT
sunset
19:24 EDT
last light
19:50 EDT
moon
set
Wed 20:20 EDT
rise
Thu 09:36 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Mar 29
9°C - 0.2mm
Tue
Mar 28
6.3°C 23°C 2.8mm
Mon
Mar 27
16.9°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
14.9°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
13.2°C 28.6°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
125.4mm
24.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
123.8mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
85.6mm
24 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

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.3°C
28th
Lowest On Record
-0.6°C
25th 1965
Average This Month
12.9°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
10.0°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
1st
Highest On Record
37.7°C
12th 1998
Average This Month
26.9°C
+4.4°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
41.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.0mm
9.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
162.2mm
1911
Driest On Record
2.2mm
1923
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