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37.57°S 143.86°E 421m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 15°C
Tonight 5°C
possible_shower

Now

8.1°C falling
Updated at 09:50 EDT

Central for Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the east, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 19.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.1°C falling
Dew Point 8.1°C falling
Feels Like 5.8°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
SW 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1018.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:36 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:22 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 10.9°C
Mt Gellibrand 11.0°C
Redesdale 11.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
14°C

3pm

Mostly clear
15°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
14°C

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 19°C 22°C 22°C
Minimum 6°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 50% 30% 5% 10% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate High High Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Slight Nil Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
27
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 22km/h
WSW
SW 27km/h
SW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
SW 26km/h
SW
S 25km/h
S
S 23km/h
S
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
NE 16km/h
NE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 18km/h
NE
NE 12km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 86% 50% 84% 42% 89% 52% 72% 54% 69% 41% 66% 35% 62% 35%
Dew Point 7°C 5°C 6°C 3°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 6°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:10 EDT
sunrise
07:36 EDT
sunset
19:22 EDT
last light
19:48 EDT
moon
set
Thu 21:00 EDT
rise
Fri 10:46 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
6°C - 3mm
Wed
Mar 29
8.6°C 22°C 0.2mm
Tue
Mar 28
6.3°C 22.8°C 2.8mm
Mon
Mar 27
16.9°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
14.9°C 28.0°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
125.4mm
24.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
126.8mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
85.6mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.4mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
3.2°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.0°C
30th
Lowest On Record
-0.6°C
25th 1965
Average This Month
12.7°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
10.0°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
1st
Highest On Record
37.7°C
12th 1998
Average This Month
26.7°C
+4.2°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
44.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.0mm
9.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
162.2mm
1911
Driest On Record
2.2mm
1923
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Weather News

Cyclone Debbie: Heavy rain hampers recovery efforts, many still without power

09:33 EDT

Bad weather continues to hinder the cyclone recovery effort in north Queensland where flooding and fallen trees still block roads, phone lines are down and many homes remain without power.

BOM warns Brisbane, south-east Queensland face flooding from ex-Cyclone Debbie

09:29 EDT

All south-east Queensland schools will be shut today and businesses asked to close by lunchtime as ex-Cyclone Debbie nears, bringing severe thunderstorms, torrential rain and flash flooding.

Brisbane, south-east Queensland braces for rain, gale force winds

09:18 EDT

All south-east Queensland schools are closed today and businesses are being advised to shut their doors as the region prepares for a deluge from ex-Cyclone Debbie.