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Barkstead Weather


37.46°S 144.09°E 666m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 5°C
Tomorrow 12°C
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Now

6.3°C rising
Updated at 23:00 EST

Central for Tuesday A mostly sunny morning, with cloud increasing during the afternoon. Areas of fog and frost in the west early this morning. Slight chance of a shower near the Otways this afternoon. Winds NW 10 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1200 metres at night. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.3°C rising
Dew Point 6.2°C rising
Feels Like 3.7°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
NNW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1019.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:55 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 7.3°C
Redesdale 4.3°C
Kilmore Gap 7.3°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

9am

Chance shower
8°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Showers

Late shower

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 12°C
Minimum 1°C 5°C 1°C 1°C 4°C 1°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 30% 90% 30% 50% 60% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk High Slight High High Slight High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 13
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
21
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12
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction N 13km/h
N
NW 21km/h
NW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
SW 18km/h
SW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SW 12km/h
SW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 89% 73% 100% 90% 99% 68% 93% 73% 96% 76% 95% 69% 93% 72%
Dew Point 4°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:33 EST
sunrise
07:00 EST
sunset
17:56 EST
last light
18:23 EST
moon
rise
Wed 07:50 EST
set
Wed 19:31 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 22
0.1°C 13°C 1.0mm
Mon
Aug 21
1.3°C 10°C 1.4mm
Sun
Aug 20
-3.4°C 9.9°C 0.8mm
Sat
Aug 19
1.3°C 9.2°C 3.4mm
Fri
Aug 18
3.3°C 8.4°C 6.6mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
443.9mm
111.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
395.4mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
385.8mm
114 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

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.4°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
8th 1963
Average This Month
3.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
3.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.8°C
14th
Highest On Record
23.0°C
29th 1982
Average This Month
11.6°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.6mm
7th
Total This Month
51.0mm
17 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

Hobart longing for rain

16:27 EST

Hobart could be having its first wetter than average month since January tomorrow.

Has the 2017 snow season peaked?

13:30 EST

The current natural snow depth in the alps may be the best we see for the 2017 season.

NT's 2017 dry season disappearing fast, weather changes 'in line with global warming signals', BOM says

17:05 EST

The heart of the Northern Territory's dry season is probably over, with some towns experiencing record temperatures and averages well above normal on the weekend, a weather forecaster says.