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37.55°S 144.05°E 596m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 4°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.9°C rising
Updated at 16:10 EDT

Central for Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog near the Yarra Valley early this morning. Slight chance of a shower this morning in the east. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning S 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 18.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.9°C rising
Dew Point 3.3°C falling
Feels Like 10.3°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
S 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1027.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:46 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 13.7°C
Kilmore Gap 11.9°C
Redesdale 16.9°C
Melbourne Ap 14.9°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
14°C

9pm

Clear
8°C

12am

Mostly clear
5°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 10:22 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast. Cancelled West Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26

Sunny

Mostly cloudy

Possible shower

Cloudy

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 15°C 15°C 19°C 22°C 22°C 18°C
Minimum 6°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 10% 80% 60% 10% 60% 80% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 25
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SW 25km/h
SW
SSW 28km/h
SSW
SW 20km/h
SW
SW 25km/h
SW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
SW 25km/h
SW
SW 13km/h
SW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
N 11km/h
N
NW 19km/h
NW
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NW 21km/h
NW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 79% 50% 90% 65% 98% 75% 96% 60% 88% 52% 84% 62% 95% 56%
Dew Point 6°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 13°C 17°C 9°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:07 EDT
sunrise
06:34 EDT
sunset
19:46 EDT
last light
20:13 EDT
moon
set
Fri 20:07 EDT
rise
Sat 07:32 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Oct 20
7°C 14°C 0.2mm
Thu
Oct 19
14.8°C 22°C 11.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
10.0°C 27.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
10.0°C 25.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
6.3°C 24.4°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
582.5mm
143.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
492.8mm
147 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
657.2mm
152 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

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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.4°C
10th
Lowest On Record
-3.6°C
22nd 2006
Average This Month
7.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
6.1°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
33.4°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
18.8°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.4mm
12th
Total This Month
35.6mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.5mm
15.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
193.3mm
1975
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1914
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Weather News

School buses driven through floodwaters after Bundaberg deluge despite warnings

16:00 EDT

Police are investigating after two school buses were caught on camera driving through floodwaters near Bundaberg in southern Queensland.

Sydney ends record dry spell

15:41 EDT

Sydney's record-breaking dry spell has come to an end as the heaviest rain in at least 2-3 months soaks parched parks and gardens across the city.

Damage bill from heavy rain around Bundaberg region 'to reach up to $30m'

15:13 EDT

The damage bill from the recent heavy rain and flooding across Queensland's Wide Bay-Burnett region is expected to reach up to $30 million.