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Ballarat Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 9°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.8°C steady
Updated at 11:40 EDT

Central for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.8°C steady
Dew Point 16.0°C steady
Feels Like 16.8°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
SW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1009.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:58 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:41 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 18.6°C
Redesdale 27.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
24°C

3pm

Mostly clear
23°C

6pm

Mostly clear
22°C

9pm

Clear
16°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 35°C 34°C 24°C
Minimum 17°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 14°C 21°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 10% 10% 50% 30% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 21
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
32
km/h
32
km/h
31
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 21km/h
WSW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
SE 14km/h
SE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
SW 15km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
NNE 21km/h
NNE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
N 32km/h
N
NNW 32km/h
NNW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 73% 52% 65% 26% 69% 34% 70% 30% 56% 32% 56% 36% 66% 42%
Dew Point 15°C 13°C 9°C 5°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 8°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 11°C 10°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:26 EDT
sunrise
05:58 EDT
sunset
20:41 EDT
last light
21:12 EDT
moon
set
Thu 16:50 EDT
rise
Fri 04:08 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
15°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
13°C 35°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
9.7°C 30°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
10.6°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
9.0°C 23.8°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
687.9mm
166.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
631.8mm
170 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
730.4mm
177 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.4mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
-4.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.5°C
8th
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1991
Average This Month
10.2°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
9.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
21.1°C
-1.7°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.4mm
1st
Total This Month
56.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.9mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
188.5mm
1933
Driest On Record
3.4mm
1972
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Weather News

Sydney weather: Temperatures forecast to push past 40C in western parts of the city

11:05 EDT

Much of NSW will swelter through its first heatwave of summer today, with temperatures in Sydney's west expected to soar above 40 degrees, but the city's east should be spared thanks to a sea breeze.

Burst of summer heat prompts fire ban in Sydney

10:00 EDT

Authorities have issued a total fire ban for Sydney today as the city's residents brace for the warmest day so far this season.

What is a heatwave?

15:40 EDT

A large portion of Australia is being affected by heatwave conditions this week.