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Ballarat Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 15°C
mostly_sunny

Now

9.6°C rising
Updated at 04:40 EST

Central for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SW in the late morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.6°C rising
Dew Point 9.7°C rising
Feels Like 8.0°C
Relative Humidity -
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WSW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1017.8hPa rising
Fire Danger -
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 12.7°C
Kilmore Gap 10.5°C
Redesdale 5.3°C
Melbourne Ap 11.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

12pm

Mostly clear
14°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
15°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1
Wed
May 2

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 8°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Slight Slight Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 20km/h
WSW
SW 23km/h
SW
S 16km/h
S
SSE 19km/h
SSE
E 13km/h
E
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 17km/h
S
E 10km/h
E
SW 13km/h
SW
NNE 13km/h
NNE
N 14km/h
N
NNE 18km/h
NNE
N 21km/h
N
Relative Humidity 94% 54% 86% 52% 83% 44% 85% 44% 79% 38% 68% 35% 67% 40%
Dew Point 11°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 8°C 5°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 9°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:33 EST
sunrise
07:00 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:12 EST
moon
rise
Thu 15:56 EST
set
Fri 03:40 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 25
9.6°C 19°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 24
12.8°C 21.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
7.2°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
5.8°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
3.3°C 23.9°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
176.8mm
36.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
106.6mm
27 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
225.6mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.4mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
2.3°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 19

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.3°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
21st 1987
Average This Month
8.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.2°C
11th
Highest On Record
31.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
22.0°C
+3.8°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
15th
Total This Month
20.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
51.3mm
12.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
154.1mm
1939
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1923
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14:41 EST

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13:47 EST

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