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Ballarat Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 10°C
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Now

7.0°C steady
Updated at 08:10 EST

Central for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Possible hail. Winds S/SW 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 14.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

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Temperature 7.0°C steady
Dew Point 6.7°C falling
Feels Like 2.7°C
Relative Humidity 98%
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SSW 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1010.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 6.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 8.4°C
Mt Gellibrand 8.0°C
Redesdale 9.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower
6°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
9°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
7°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 05:10 EST
Gale Warning for Port Phillip, West/Central coasts & Central/East Gippsland coasts. Strong Wind for Western Port and Gippsland Lakes

Vic - Wed 04:45 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for all districts except the Mallee, alpine areas, and Melbourne metro

Vic - Wed 04:30 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for all districts, excluding Melbourne and Alpine Areas

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 10°C 11°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 13°C
Minimum 5°C 3°C 6°C 9°C 3°C 5°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 90% 70% 40% 70% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Nil Nil Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 30
km/h
31
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21
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
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km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
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22
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25
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24
km/h
Wind Direction SW 30km/h
SW
SW 31km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
W 20km/h
W
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 19km/h
SW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 25km/h
NW
W 24km/h
W
W 24km/h
W
Relative Humidity 93% 59% 88% 73% 100% 78% 100% 76% 96% 65% 96% 73% 98% 75%
Dew Point 5°C 2°C 5°C 6°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 8°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:33 EST
sunrise
07:00 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:12 EST
moon
set
Wed 17:52 EST
rise
Thu 07:25 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 25
12.6°C 15°C 25.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
9.1°C 20.8°C 0.2mm
Sun
Apr 23
10.3°C 20.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 22
14.4°C 19.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 21
14.5°C 18.4°C 7.8mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
176.7mm
36.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
219.4mm
31 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
94.0mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.4mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
1.1°C
Mar 31
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.2°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
21st 1987
Average This Month
8.1°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.6°C
8th
Highest On Record
31.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
19.1°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
47.4mm
10th
Total This Month
92.2mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
51.3mm
12.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
154.1mm
1939
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1923
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Weather News

Freezing nights to come for Canberra

15:06 EST

Night-time temperatures will drop well below average in the Capital from Wednesday.

Warm oceans fuelling late end to big wet season

14:26 EST

Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.

Great Barrier Reef: Making clouds brighter could help to curb coral bleaching, scientists say

14:21 EST

Marine scientists have upped the ante in their fight to save the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating effects of coral bleaching.