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Ballarat Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 6°C
late_shower

Now

19.0°C falling
Updated at 11:30 EST

Central for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of smoke haze. Slight chance of a shower during this afternoon and evening and the chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 27.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.0°C falling
Dew Point 4.7°C falling
Feels Like 19.0°C
Relative Humidity 39%
Wind icon
N 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1016.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 10.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
17:47 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 25.3°C
Mt Gellibrand 23.7°C
Mortlake 19.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
23°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
15°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Cloudy

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 19°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 20°C 20°C
Minimum 14°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 40% 20% 20% 5% 30% 5% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 18
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction N 18km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
SW 7km/h
SW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
SW 20km/h
SW
SW 23km/h
SW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
S 18km/h
S
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
E 13km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
Relative Humidity 53% 40% 92% 45% 89% 51% 83% 57% 85% 51% 84% 49% 75% 38%
Dew Point 8°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 10°C 6°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 6°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
06:58 EST
sunset
17:47 EST
last light
18:14 EST
moon
rise
Tue 14:39 EST
set
Wed 01:29 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
13°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
7.2°C 26°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
5.8°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
3.3°C 23.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
5.9°C 24.3°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
176.8mm
36.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
106.6mm
27 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
194.4mm
30 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.4mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
2.3°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 19

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.3°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
21st 1987
Average This Month
8.3°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.2°C
11th
Highest On Record
31.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
22.2°C
+4.0°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
15th
Total This Month
20.8mm
7 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

ANZAC Day forecast

11:33 EST

What will the weather be like for dawn services and ANZAC Day marches in Australia's capital cities? Brisbane will be dry with light winds at dawn and the day should stay rain-free, with only the slight chance of a light shower or two.

Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

10:32 EST

Perth may be best known for its idyllic beaches and sunny skies, but the West Australian capital sees more rain than Melbourne, Hobart and London — cities often associated with gloomy, wet weather.

Corals build 'cloud umbrellas' to help keep cool under blazing sun, study says

10:04 EST

Australian researchers have found corals build "cloud umbrellas" to protect themselves from the scorching sun, and say coral loss through bleaching events could have wider ramifications for weather and agricultural production along the Queensland coast.