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37.53°S 143.68°E 379m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 9°C
sunny

Now

21.2°C rising
Updated at 13:00 EDT

Central for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.2°C rising
Dew Point 4.3°C rising
Feels Like 21.2°C
Relative Humidity 33%
Wind icon
SSE 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1019.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 15.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:43 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 21.3°C
Mt Gellibrand 20.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
23°C

6pm

Clear
23°C

9pm

Clear
17°C

12am

Clear
12°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Increasing sunshine

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 25°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 35°C 27°C
Minimum 8°C 9°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 50% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 20
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSW 13km/h
SSW
NW 18km/h
NW
W 23km/h
W
SE 19km/h
SE
SSW 17km/h
SSW
N 21km/h
N
WNW 24km/h
WNW
SW 18km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 68% 34% 79% 42% 74% 28% 53% 24% 66% 26% 45% 18% 72% 54%
Dew Point 8°C 6°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 8°C 10°C 7°C 11°C 6°C 12°C 7°C 12°C 16°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:01 EDT
sunrise
06:31 EDT
sunset
20:43 EDT
last light
21:12 EDT
moon
set
Wed 18:24 EDT
rise
Thu 04:45 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 25
9°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 24
12.9°C 22°C 2.8mm
Mon
Jan 23
19.7°C 35.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
9.1°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
8.8°C 23.2°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
38.6mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
23.2mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.2mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
6.6°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
37.3°C
Jan 17

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.6°C
16th
Lowest On Record
0.7°C
3rd 2009
Average This Month
12.5°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.3°C
17th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 2003
Average This Month
27.4°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.2mm
20th
Total This Month
38.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
206.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2009
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