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37.39°S 143.90°E 441m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 5°C
Tomorrow 11°C
possible_shower

Now

8.7°C rising
Updated at 18:40 EST

Central for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h turning NW in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 17.
Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers, becoming less likely during the late afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1200 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the morning. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.7°C rising
Dew Point 8.4°C rising
Feels Like 6.3°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
W 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1013.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:31 EST
Sunset sunset
17:32 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 11.3°C
Redesdale 12.6°C
Bendigo Ap 14.1°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
8°C

12am

Mostly clear
7°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

6am

Slight chance storm
6°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Tue 16:55 EST
Gale Warning for Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and E Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind Warning for W Port, Gippsland Lakes and W Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 15°C 11°C 12°C
Minimum 4°C 5°C 1°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 90% 10% 90% 70% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Slight High Slight Slight Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
35
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
30
km/h
32
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction N 23km/h
N
NNW 28km/h
NNW
W 26km/h
W
WSW 26km/h
WSW
NNE 19km/h
NNE
N 35km/h
N
W 17km/h
W
WNW 21km/h
WNW
NNE 30km/h
NNE
N 32km/h
N
NW 22km/h
NW
NW 25km/h
NW
W 16km/h
W
WSW 22km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 92% 76% 95% 81% 98% 81% 99% 73% 81% 64% 98% 78% 97% 77%
Dew Point 5°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 4°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 4°C 8°C 5°C 7°C 4°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:02 EST
sunrise
07:30 EST
sunset
17:33 EST
last light
18:01 EST
moon
set
Tue 19:40 EST
rise
Wed 09:19 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15
moon
Tue
Aug 22

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 25
5°C 14°C 0.8mm
Mon
Jul 24
3.3°C 13°C 5.0mm
Sun
Jul 23
3.1°C 13.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 22
1.2°C 9.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 21
-3.4°C 10.7°C 2.2mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
369.9mm
91.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
335.0mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
319.0mm
95 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
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-4.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-6.0°C
21st 1982
Average This Month
1.6°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.0°C
25th
Highest On Record
19.1°C
30th 1975
Average This Month
10.5°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
10.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
4th
Total This Month
49.6mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.6mm
20.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
185.4mm
1923
Driest On Record
19.8mm
2001
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18:04 EST

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15:39 EST

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