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Ballarat Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 5°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.0°C falling
Updated at 15:10 EDT

Central for Monday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the southeast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm and in the southeast early this morning. Possible hail near the coast early this morning. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h tending SW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 22.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.0°C falling
Dew Point 5.0°C falling
Feels Like 16.0°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
SSW 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1014.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 7.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:17 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 19.1°C
Mortlake 17.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
18°C

9pm

Clear
12°C

12am

Clear
10°C

3am

Fog
6°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 10:12 EDT
Gales for East Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Gippsland Lakes, Central and Central Gippsland Coasts. Cancel others

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 20
Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 24°C 31°C 25°C 22°C 21°C 24°C
Minimum 6°C 5°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 50% 5% 10% 30% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
Frost Risk Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
28
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
29
km/h
37
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 24km/h
WSW
WSW 28km/h
WSW
ESE 8km/h
ESE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNE 29km/h
NNE
N 37km/h
N
SW 18km/h
SW
SW 19km/h
SW
S 21km/h
S
SSW 25km/h
SSW
S 27km/h
S
S 29km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 87% 47% 80% 30% 47% 19% 80% 40% 88% 42% 85% 43% 84% 35%
Dew Point 9°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:32 EDT
sunrise
07:00 EDT
sunset
20:17 EDT
last light
20:45 EDT
moon
set
Mon 15:23 EDT
rise
Tue 01:50 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
8°C - 4mm
Sun
Feb 19
4.0°C 15°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
8.3°C 17.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
8.9°C 22.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 16
13.9°C 27.3°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
83.4mm
14.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
82.6mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
47.2mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.4mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
4.0°C
Feb 19
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.0°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
3rd 1986
Average This Month
10.8°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.1°C
9th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
25.1°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
36.4mm
6th
Total This Month
44.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.3mm
7.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
240.3mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1983
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Weather News

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.

Alice Springs the calm centre of Australia's wild weekend weather

13:15 EDT

With wild weather having erupted across the margins of the continent over the weekend, the interior of Australia was pleasantly devoid of significant weather.