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37.54°S 143.86°E 441m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 10°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

8.2°C steady
Updated at 01:10 EST

Central for Thursday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1200 metres lowering to 800 metres at night. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds and possible hail from the late morning. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. High chance of showers. Snow falling above 600 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning SW 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.2°C steady
Dew Point 7.9°C steady
Feels Like 4.2°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
NW 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1002.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:08 EST
Sunset sunset
17:51 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 9.7°C
Mt Gellibrand 8.8°C
Redesdale 9.2°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower or storm
6°C

6am

Shower. Chance storm
5°C

9am

Shower. Chance storm
6°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
9°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 22:55 EST
Warning for Farmers and Graziers in Victoria. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

Vic - Wed 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible shower

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 10°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 12°C
Minimum 5°C 3°C 1°C -2°C 3°C 4°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 30% 90% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Low Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Moderate High Severe Moderate Slight High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
34
km/h
30
km/h
32
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
W 30km/h
W
WSW 32km/h
WSW
SW 17km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
N 10km/h
N
N 21km/h
N
N 25km/h
N
NW 25km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
Relative Humidity 100% 84% 91% 82% 91% 68% 85% 66% 100% 91% 100% 87% 97% 83%
Dew Point 6°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 3°C 4°C 1°C 4°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 4°C 9°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:41 EST
sunrise
07:08 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:18 EST
moon
rise
Thu 02:42 EST
set
Thu 13:08 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 16
7°C 13°C 7.6mm
Tue
Aug 15
6°C 13°C 0.6mm
Mon
Aug 14
7°C 16°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
4.1°C 15°C 0.4mm
Sat
Aug 12
7.4°C 12.9°C 2.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
443.9mm
111.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
376.4mm
103 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
361.0mm
110 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.4mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
-4.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
8th 1963
Average This Month
4.1°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
3.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
23.0°C
29th 1982
Average This Month
12.1°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.6mm
7th
Total This Month
32.0mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.0mm
19.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
167.1mm
1909
Driest On Record
13.0mm
1982
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Weather News

Damaging winds and flooding threaten South Australia

21:12 EST

It's going to be a windy 24 hours in South Australia as the second cold front of the week crosses the state's south.

Winter warmth strikes eastern states

18:07 EST

Parts of Queensland and New South Wales experienced their highest August temperature in eight years today.

Sydney weather: One man dead as wild weather brings down walls, trees, power lines

17:40 EST

A man has died following a wall collapse on a building site in Sydney's north-west as wild wind gusts bring down trees and powerlines across parts of the city.