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37.50°S 144.20°E 653m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 17°C
Tomorrow 24°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

20.3°C falling
Updated at 23:50 EDT

Central for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then cooler, gusty SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 30s.
Thursday Mostly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.3°C falling
Dew Point 8.6°C rising
Feels Like 20.3°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1007.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:40 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 22.8°C
Kilmore Gap 23.2°C
Redesdale 25.7°C
Melbourne Ap 25.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance shower
20°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

9am

Mostly clear
19°C

12pm

Mostly clear
22°C

Central Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Mostly cloudy

Mostly cloudy

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 35°C 24°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 35°C 34°C
Minimum 15°C 17°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 14°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 5% 10% 50% 60% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 26
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction N 26km/h
N
N 27km/h
N
WSW 22km/h
WSW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
SSE 15km/h
SSE
WNW 12km/h
WNW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SW 15km/h
SW
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
NE 20km/h
NE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
N 26km/h
N
NNW 30km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 40% 15% 75% 48% 66% 27% 65% 31% 69% 29% 49% 26% 59% 30%
Dew Point 10°C 4°C 15°C 13°C 9°C 6°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 7°C 14°C 13°C 17°C 15°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
05:26 EDT
sunrise
05:58 EDT
sunset
20:41 EDT
last light
21:12 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 03:36 EDT
set
Thu 16:50 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 13
13°C 34°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
9.7°C 30°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
10.6°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
9.0°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
9°C 21°C 0.4mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
687.9mm
166.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
631.8mm
170 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
730.4mm
177 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.5°C
8th
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1991
Average This Month
9.8°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
9.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
21.0°C
-1.8°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.4mm
1st
Total This Month
56.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.9mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
188.5mm
1933
Driest On Record
3.4mm
1972
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