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37.55°S 144.05°E 596m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 17°C
windy

Now

10.8°C rising
Updated at 23:40 EST

Central for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NW 30 to 45 km/h. High.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.8°C rising
Dew Point 8.6°C rising
Feels Like 7.6°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
N 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1016.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:08 EST
Sunset sunset
17:35 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 11.8°C
Kilmore Gap 9.7°C
Redesdale 12.2°C
Melbourne Ap 12.5°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
10°C

6am

Mostly clear
8°C

9am

Mostly clear
11°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
14°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 23:01 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Victoria Weather Update

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10

Mostly sunny

Windy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy with rain

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 17°C 19°C 21°C 18°C 16°C 14°C
Minimum 5°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 13°C 10°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 20% 90% 90% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight 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
29
km/h
27
km/h
35
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
30
km/h
31
km/h
28
km/h
34
km/h
29
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 29km/h
NW
NNW 27km/h
NNW
NNW 35km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
N 21km/h
N
N 28km/h
N
NNE 30km/h
NNE
N 31km/h
N
NNW 28km/h
NNW
NNW 34km/h
NNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WSW 30km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 81% 64% 83% 61% 75% 54% 71% 44% 91% 92% 95% 78% 92% 75%
Dew Point 6°C 6°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 13°C 16°C 11°C 12°C 8°C 10°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:42 EST
sunrise
07:09 EST
sunset
17:33 EST
last light
18:01 EST
moon
rise
Thu 04:49 EST
set
Thu 16:41 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 4
2.2°C 13°C 1.0mm
Tue
May 3
6.8°C 15.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 2
3.3°C 15.1°C 0.6mm
Sun
May 1
8.9°C 11.6°C 14.8mm
Sat
Apr 30
13.7°C 20.2°C 2.8mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
240.9mm
53.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
115.8mm
36 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
198.6mm
37 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
2.2°C
Apr 7
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.2°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-4.5°C
21st 1990
Average This Month
5.3°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.7°C
3rd
Highest On Record
26.1°C
1st 1988
Average This Month
13.8°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
13.9°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.8mm
1st
Total This Month
16.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
64.2mm
16.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
172.7mm
1960
Driest On Record
6.1mm
1934
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Weather News

Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

18:02 EST

A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).

Wet start for the dry season

14:15 EST

After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.