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37.58°S 143.87°E 427m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

8.4°C steady
Updated at 02:50 EDT

Central for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Showers clearing during the early afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW before dawn then tending S/SW in the early afternoon.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.4°C steady
Dew Point 5.7°C falling
Feels Like 6.2°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
S 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1021.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:39 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 9.6°C
Mt Gellibrand 9.3°C
Redesdale 10.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
6°C

9am

Mostly clear
10°C

12pm

Mostly clear
15°C

3pm

Mostly clear
18°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 22:43 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 19°C 23°C 29°C 31°C 20°C 18°C 23°C
Minimum 5°C 8°C 8°C 17°C 14°C 8°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 20% 70% 60% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 12
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
29
km/h
30
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 12km/h
WSW
SW 15km/h
SW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 11km/h
S
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNW 19km/h
NNW
N 29km/h
N
NW 30km/h
NW
W 25km/h
W
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 82% 51% 85% 41% 66% 28% 54% 34% 86% 54% 78% 47% 83% 40%
Dew Point 7°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 8°C 14°C 14°C 12°C 10°C 7°C 7°C 10°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:26 EDT
sunrise
05:57 EDT
sunset
20:39 EDT
last light
21:10 EDT
moon
set
Sat 03:08 EDT
rise
Sat 16:08 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
6.3°C 14°C 4.0mm
Thu
Dec 8
13.5°C 18.9°C 12.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
5.9°C 25.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
9.1°C 20.2°C 0.2mm
Mon
Dec 5
12.0°C 20.4°C 1.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
689.5mm
166.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
730.2mm
176 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
433.2mm
147 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

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.9°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1991
Average This Month
8.9°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
9.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.9°C
4th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
22.1°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
8th
Total This Month
17.2mm
4 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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