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Today 10°C
Tonight 2°C
possible_shower

Now

10.2°C falling
Updated at 14:40 EST

Central for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 14.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.2°C falling
Dew Point 5.2°C falling
Feels Like 7.7°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
W 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1032.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:29 EST
Sunset sunset
17:34 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 11.2°C
Mt Gellibrand 10.1°C
Avalon Ap 12.8°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
7°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
5°C

12am

Fog
4°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
2°C

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jul 28
Wed
Jul 29
Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Possible shower
Maximum 10°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 8°C
Minimum 4°C 2°C 3°C 0°C 3°C 1°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 40% 20% 80% 80% 80% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Moderate High Moderate High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
25
km/h
31
km/h
36
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 14km/h
WSW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NNW 31km/h
NNW
NNW 36km/h
NNW
SW 14km/h
SW
NW 25km/h
NW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
W 27km/h
W
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 30km/h
NW
W 26km/h
W
WSW 30km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 100% 74% 100% 73% 88% 72% 100% 64% 100% 66% 90% 69% 94% 69%
Dew Point 6°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 3°C 3°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
07:01 EST
sunrise
07:29 EST
sunset
17:34 EST
last light
18:02 EST
moon
set
Wed 04:58 EST
rise
Wed 15:27 EST
moon
Fri
Jul 31
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 28
3°C - 2mm
Mon
Jul 27
1.1°C 9°C 0.4mm
Sun
Jul 26
3.2°C 7.3°C 4.4mm
Sat
Jul 25
3.9°C 9.7°C 2.4mm
Fri
Jul 24
6.6°C 12.8°C 2.8mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
370.3mm
91.4 Day(s)
Total For 2015
324.4mm
89 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
292.4mm
84 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.2mm
Feb 14
Lowest Temperature
-5.6°C
Jul 19
Highest Temperature
38.2°C
Jan 2

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-5.6°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-6.0°C
21st 1982
Average This Month
2.5°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
12.8°C
24th
Highest On Record
19.1°C
30th 1975
Average This Month
9.4°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
10.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.2mm
13th
Total This Month
59.6mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.4mm
20.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
185.4mm
1923
Driest On Record
19.8mm
2001
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