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37.43°S 143.79°E 419m AMSL

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This morning 12°C
Today 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.8°C rising
Updated at 04:30 EDT

Central for Wednesday Clear. Winds NW/NE 25 to 40 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.8°C rising
Dew Point 9.1°C rising
Feels Like 12.8°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:13 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 14.4°C
Redesdale 12.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
12°C

9am

Mostly clear
14°C

12pm

Mostly clear
19°C

3pm

Mostly clear
23°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 22:00 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Mostly sunny

Drizzle clearing

Drizzle clearing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 24°C 22°C 20°C 27°C 29°C 31°C 33°C
Minimum 12°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 13°C 16°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 30% 5% 10% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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 19
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
29
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction W 19km/h
W
WSW 20km/h
WSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
S 29km/h
S
S 29km/h
S
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NE 24km/h
NE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
NE 25km/h
NE
N 22km/h
N
NNE 21km/h
NNE
N 19km/h
N
Relative Humidity 87% 48% 88% 45% 83% 41% 86% 38% 73% 31% 70% 32% 64% 30%
Dew Point 12°C 12°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 6°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 14°C 12°C 17°C 13°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:36 EDT
sunrise
07:03 EDT
sunset
20:13 EDT
last light
20:40 EDT
moon
set
Thu 17:51 EDT
rise
Fri 04:22 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
9.4°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
3.2°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
7.6°C 18.4°C 4.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
4.0°C 14.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
8.3°C 17.9°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
83.4mm
14.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
82.6mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
47.2mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.4mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
3.2°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.2°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
3rd 1986
Average This Month
10.4°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.1°C
9th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
24.9°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
36.4mm
6th
Total This Month
44.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.3mm
7.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
240.3mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1983
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Weather News

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18:22 EDT

Australia's energy operator has found power plant failures contributed to the unprecedented pressure on the New South Wales electricity grid during this month's heatwave.

Sydney flying fox backyard rescues at record high due to food shortage, heat

15:24 EDT

Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.

Weekend rainfall on the cards for hot and dry inland NSW

11:55 EDT

With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.