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Ballarat Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 13°C
late_shower

Now

23.4°C rising
Updated at 13:50 EDT

Central for Thursday Mostly sunny. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the Otways, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.4°C rising
Dew Point 1.7°C rising
Feels Like 23.4°C
Relative Humidity 24%
Wind icon
SSW 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1010.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 14.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 22.1°C
Mt Gellibrand 20.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
21°C

12am

Rain
18°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 11:56 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Late shower

Rain

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 21°C 25°C 31°C 34°C 25°C 23°C
Minimum 7°C 13°C 8°C 10°C 17°C 16°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 5% 30% 70% 10% 20%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 24
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
32
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SE 24km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
SW 19km/h
SW
SW 32km/h
SW
S 23km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
ESE 18km/h
ESE
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NNW 26km/h
NNW
WSW 27km/h
WSW
SW 30km/h
SW
S 25km/h
S
S 26km/h
S
Relative Humidity 67% 20% 90% 57% 73% 39% 62% 28% 56% 35% 79% 43% 69% 38%
Dew Point 7°C 3°C 14°C 12°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 15°C 16°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:54 EDT
sunrise
06:24 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:16 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 00:52 EDT
set
Fri 13:57 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
9°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
11.6°C 22°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
15.6°C 37.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
6.6°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
10.1°C 23.5°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
4.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
6.6°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
37.3°C
Jan 17

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.6°C
16th
Lowest On Record
0.7°C
3rd 2009
Average This Month
12.7°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.3°C
17th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 2003
Average This Month
27.8°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
14th
Total This Month
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
206.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2009
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Weather News

Climate Council warns Queensland will be hard hit by violent storms as the earth warms up

13:30 EDT

The Climate Council has warned that warmer global temperatures could have a severe impact on Queensland with more storm surges and intense cyclone activity likely.

WA flooding continues

12:56 EDT

Record-breaking rain is causing flooding over parts of Western Australia this week, while parched Perth misses out once again.

Heatwave has race car drivers concerned about tyres and road temperatures

11:56 EDT

As temperatures push above 35 degrees along the east coast, what does the extreme heat do to tyres driving on hot, often bubbling roads? Bitumen absorbs the summer heat, often making road surfaces more than 20 degrees hotter than air temperatures.