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Ballarat Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

11.5°C rising
Updated at 07:00 EDT

Central for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. High.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.5°C rising
Dew Point 11.2°C rising
Feels Like 10.0°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
WSW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1011.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:53 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:25 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 12.4°C
Redesdale 12.4°C
Mt Gellibrand 13.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
15°C

12pm

Mostly clear
20°C

3pm

Mostly clear
23°C

6pm

Mostly clear
22°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sun 05:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Victoria Weather Update

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19
Sat
Feb 20

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 29°C
Minimum 12°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 10% 50% 10% 70% 70% 50% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High 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 26
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 26km/h
WSW
SW 27km/h
SW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
WSW 27km/h
WSW
SSW 28km/h
SSW
S 30km/h
S
S 27km/h
S
S 27km/h
S
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 20km/h
S
S 19km/h
S
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 71% 34% 70% 33% 77% 33% 69% 39% 92% 45% 84% 42% 75% 26%
Dew Point 10°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 9°C 4°C 8°C 7°C 13°C 10°C 13°C 10°C 12°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
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sunrise
06:53 EDT
sunset
20:25 EDT
last light
20:52 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 12:54 EDT
set
Mon 00:05 EDT
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Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 13
13.7°C 33°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 12
13.4°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
13.4°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
11.9°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
- 29.9°C -

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
83.4mm
14.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
46.8mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
123.6mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.6mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
6.7°C
Feb 1
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
3rd 1986
Average This Month
12.4°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.1°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
28.2°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
1st
Total This Month
7.4mm
4 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

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.