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37.55°S 144.05°E 596m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 31°C
late_shower

Now

15.4°C steady
Updated at 07:00 EDT

Central for Sunday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.4°C steady
Dew Point 5.0°C rising
Feels Like 15.4°C
Relative Humidity 50%
Wind icon
NNE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:34 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 8.1°C
Kilmore Gap 15.3°C
Redesdale 12.8°C
Melbourne Ap 11.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

3pm

Chance shower
31°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
27°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sun 05:28 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, West Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 18°C 20°C
Minimum 9°C 13°C 8°C 7°C 13°C 8°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 70% 20% 10% 80% 90% 20% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 23
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 23km/h
NNE
N 27km/h
N
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 18km/h
SW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
NE 11km/h
NE
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NW 28km/h
NW
W 28km/h
W
SW 26km/h
SW
SW 24km/h
SW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 57% 38% 80% 50% 82% 44% 75% 38% 77% 56% 83% 53% 81% 39%
Dew Point 11°C 16°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 13°C 12°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 6°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:26 EDT
sunrise
05:57 EDT
sunset
20:34 EDT
last light
21:04 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 09:52 EDT
set
Mon 00:02 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 3
7.1°C 23°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
9.7°C 20.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
7.6°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 30
8.5°C 21.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 29
8.2°C 24.6°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
689.5mm
166.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
713.0mm
172 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
432.0mm
145 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.0mm
Sep 14
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1991
Average This Month
8.1°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
9.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.1°C
1st
Highest On Record
40.6°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
23.0°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.4mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
188.5mm
1933
Driest On Record
3.4mm
1972
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18:02 EDT

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A taste of summer for Sydney

14:45 EDT

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