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37.57°S 143.79°E 430m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 7°C
possible_shower

Now

11.4°C falling
Updated at 12:00 EDT

Central for Sunday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 17.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.4°C falling
Dew Point 11.1°C rising
Feels Like 9.4°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
SW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1019.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:48 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 12.0°C
Mt Gellibrand 12.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance shower
14°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
14°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
10°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28

Possible shower

Mostly cloudy

Late shower

Showers

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 19°C 22°C 22°C 17°C 23°C 21°C
Minimum 7°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 5°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 70% 20% 90% 80% 30% 50% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
23
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SW 20km/h
SW
SW 23km/h
SW
SW 10km/h
SW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NW 14km/h
NW
ENE 17km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SW 24km/h
SW
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 26km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 100% 82% 96% 62% 89% 60% 94% 69% 97% 58% 77% 41% 82% 50%
Dew Point 9°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 10°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:04 EDT
sunrise
06:31 EDT
sunset
19:48 EDT
last light
20:15 EDT
moon
set
Sun 22:02 EDT
rise
Mon 08:43 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
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Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Oct 22
7°C - 0.4mm
Sat
Oct 21
5°C 12°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 20
7.2°C 14°C 0.2mm
Thu
Oct 19
14.8°C 22.1°C 11.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
10.0°C 27.0°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
582.5mm
143.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
493.2mm
148 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
674.8mm
154 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.4°C
10th
Lowest On Record
-3.6°C
22nd 2006
Average This Month
6.9°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
6.1°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
33.4°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
18.5°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.4mm
12th
Total This Month
36.0mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.5mm
15.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
193.3mm
1975
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1914
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Weather News

Storms strike southwest WA

11:43 EDT

A complex low pressure system has has brought widespread showers and thunderstorms to southwest WA overnight and into Sunday morning, storms producing more than 50,000 lightning strikes.

Police divers find two bodies in sunken Queensland fishing trawler recovery mission

00:01 EDT

Two bodies have been found in a recovery mission for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.

Storms closing in on Perth, scattering across WA

14:06 EDT

Thunderstorms are nearing Perth and will scatter across much of inland Western Australia this weekend, bringing useful rain but also threatening the region with damaging winds.