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37.56°S 143.86°E 412m AMSL

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This morning 4°C
Today 15°C
Cloudy

Now

5.9°C falling
Updated at 02:00 EST

Central for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers in the southeast this evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. Patchy fog near the Yarra Valley in the early morning. Isolated showers. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before turning SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

Temperature 5.9°C falling
Dew Point 5.6°C falling
Feels Like 4.3°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
W 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1024.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thursday

Sunrise sunrise
06:00 EST
Sunset sunset
18:29 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 9.0°C
Mt Gellibrand 7.7°C
Redesdale 1.5°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

mostly clear

3am

Mostly clear
4°C
possible shower

6am

Slight chance shower
6°C
mostly cloudy

9am

Mostly cloudy
11°C
mostly clear

12pm

Mostly clear
14°C
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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 2
Fri
Oct 3
Sat
Oct 4
Sun
Oct 5
Mon
Oct 6
Tue
Oct 7
Wed
Oct 8
cloudy
Cloudy
fog then sunny
Fog then sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
showers
Showers
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 17°C 23°C 20°C 20°C 14°C 16°C
Minimum 4°C 5°C 5°C 9°C 6°C 6°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 5% 50% 90% 60% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Slight Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
24
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 22km/h
WSW
SW 24km/h
SW
SE 9km/h
SE
WSW 12km/h
WSW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
SW 16km/h
SW
S 19km/h
S
N 14km/h
N
NW 24km/h
NW
SW 26km/h
SW
SW 29km/h
SW
W 21km/h
W
SW 24km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 86% 64% 86% 52% 73% 41% 88% 45% 79% 53% 100% 67% 95% 58%
Dew Point 9°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
05:34 EST
sunrise
06:00 EST
sunset
18:29 EST
last light
18:56 EST
moon
rise
Thu 11:38 EST
set
Fri 01:57 EST
moon
Wed
Oct 8
moon
Thu
Oct 16
moon
Fri
Oct 24
moon
Fri
Oct 31

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 1
2.1°C 12°C 4.4mm
Tue
Sep 30
5.9°C 19.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 29
8.2°C 18.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 28
11.8°C 25.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 27
5.2°C 20.0°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Oct
584.5mm
143.5 day(s)
total for 2014
379.6mm
112 day(s)
total to this day 2013
447.8mm
121 day(s)
wettest day
23.8mm
Apr 30
lowest temperature
-4.6°C
Aug 3
highest temperature
41.3°C
Jan 14

Ballarat Ap Almanac

October minimum temperature
lowest this month
2.1°C
1st
lowest on record
-3.6°C
22nd 2006
average this month
2.1°C
-4.0°C
long-term average
6.1°C
October maximum temperature
highest this month
12.0°C
1st
highest on record
33.4°C
12th 2006
average this month
12.0°C
-4.6°C
long-term average
16.6°C
October rainfall
wettest this month
4.4mm
1st
total this month
4.4mm
1 day(s)
long-term average
67.1mm
15.5 day(s)
wettest on record
193.3mm
1975
driest on record
0.0mm
1914

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