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37.59°S 143.98°E 521m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 9°C
Tomorrow 24°C
sunny

Now

12.6°C falling
Updated at 21:40 EST

Central for Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the east early this morning. Areas of smoke haze during this afternoon and evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Friday Mostly sunny apart from areas of smoke haze. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 25.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.6°C falling
Dew Point 5.8°C rising
Feels Like 11.1°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
ESE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1020.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:54 EST
Sunset sunset
17:54 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 10.0°C
Mt Gellibrand 12.5°C
Kilmore Gap 13.1°C
Avalon Ap 11.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
12°C

3am

Clear
10°C

6am

Clear
9°C

9am

Clear
16°C

Central Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 19
Fri
Apr 20
Sat
Apr 21
Sun
Apr 22
Mon
Apr 23
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 23°C 20°C
Minimum 5°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 30% 5% 10% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction N 11km/h
N
SW 13km/h
SW
ESE 9km/h
ESE
S 13km/h
S
NNW 10km/h
NNW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
E 10km/h
E
NW 15km/h
NW
NNE 20km/h
NNE
N 24km/h
N
NNE 25km/h
NNE
N 25km/h
N
NNE 14km/h
NNE
W 17km/h
W
Relative Humidity 60% 38% 66% 34% 62% 41% 74% 35% 63% 33% 61% 36% 80% 47%
Dew Point 6°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 9°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:28 EST
sunrise
06:55 EST
sunset
17:52 EST
last light
18:19 EST
moon
rise
Fri 11:01 EST
set
Fri 21:18 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 19
5.1°C 21°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
3.8°C 20.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 17
6.9°C 14.1°C 1.4mm
Mon
Apr 16
10.7°C 17.6°C 4.6mm
Sun
Apr 15
5.6°C 14.4°C 13.8mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
176.8mm
36.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
106.6mm
27 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
186.4mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.4mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
2.3°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 19

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.7°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
21st 1987
Average This Month
8.7°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.2°C
11th
Highest On Record
31.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
21.6°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
15th
Total This Month
20.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
51.3mm
12.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
154.1mm
1939
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1923
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Weather News

Potential rain and storms for east coast next week

14:23 EST

Heavy rain and thunderstorms may affect parts of Australia's east coast next week.

Storms strike NSW

13:12 EST

Thunderstorms have developed over central and northern NSW and are likely to affect parts of Sydney this afternoon.

Drought in eastern Victoria forcing farmers to sell off half their herds as dams run dry

06:31 EST

It is so dry in eastern Victoria that farmer Chris Nixon is considering selling an entire herd of cattle.