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Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 4°C
Tomorrow 21°C
fog_then_sunny

Now

11.3°C falling
Updated at 20:20 EST

Central for Thursday Mostly cloudy. Medium chance of light showers, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 30 to 45 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21.
Friday Areas of morning fog. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southwest in the evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending N/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.3°C falling
Dew Point 11.3°C falling
Feels Like 9.5°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
S 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EST
Sunset sunset
18:20 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 12.5°C
Redesdale 11.8°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

12am

Fog
8°C

3am

Fog
5°C

6am

Fog
5°C

Central Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Sep 21
Fri
Sep 22
Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27

Possible shower

Fog then sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Rain
Maximum 19°C 21°C 21°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 17°C
Minimum 8°C 4°C 12°C 7°C 4°C 3°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 60% 30% 90% 80% 60% 50% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate High Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Nil Nil Slight Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 29
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
32
km/h
32
km/h
34
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction N 29km/h
N
NNW 28km/h
NNW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NW 32km/h
NW
NW 32km/h
NW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
W 23km/h
W
SSW 14km/h
SSW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NNW 31km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 73% 50% 88% 55% 69% 68% 96% 76% 93% 73% 85% 61% 80% 62%
Dew Point 6°C 9°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 14°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 10°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
18:21 EST
last light
18:47 EST
moon
rise
Fri 07:28 EST
set
Fri 20:20 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 21
7.6°C 21°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
0.5°C 15°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
4.1°C 11.5°C 3.8mm
Mon
Sep 18
5.0°C 17.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 17
-2.2°C 13.8°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
516.0mm
127.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
448.2mm
130 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
538.6mm
131 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
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.2°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-4.6°C
1st 2015
Average This Month
3.7°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
4.6°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.0°C
21st
Highest On Record
27.9°C
30th 1961
Average This Month
13.3°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.2mm
14th
Total This Month
41.4mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
72.1mm
16.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
178.2mm
2016
Driest On Record
19.2mm
1972
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Weather News

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17:17 EST

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NSW crops desperate for rain as big dry stretches on

15:30 EST

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Weekend heat: Which records will be broken?

15:01 EST

Unprecedented September heat is forecast to affect parts of eastern Australia this weekend.