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37.56°S 143.95°E 566m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 4°C
possible_shower

Now

13.7°C falling
Updated at 16:10 EST

Central for Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW in the evening.

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Temperature 13.7°C falling
Dew Point 9.4°C rising
Feels Like 12.5°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
NNW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1013.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:05 EST
Sunset sunset
17:39 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 13.0°C
Mt Gellibrand 11.3°C
Redesdale 16.9°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Rain
12°C

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

12am

Mostly clear
8°C

3am

Mostly clear
6°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 10:12 EST
Strong Wind Warning for West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6
Sun
May 7

Possible shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 13°C
Minimum 9°C 4°C 1°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 5% 5% 10% 40% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight High Moderate Slight Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 26
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 26km/h
NNW
NW 25km/h
NW
W 18km/h
W
WSW 25km/h
WSW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
S 16km/h
S
ESE 11km/h
ESE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
N 21km/h
N
NNW 20km/h
NNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
SW 13km/h
SW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 93% 74% 91% 67% 85% 60% 87% 57% 85% 65% 83% 62% 91% 65%
Dew Point 11°C 11°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:38 EST
sunrise
07:05 EST
sunset
17:39 EST
last light
18:06 EST
moon
set
Mon 22:14 EST
rise
Tue 12:44 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
Mon
May 1
10°C 16°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 30
8.0°C 14°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 29
10.2°C 16.9°C 1.2mm
Fri
Apr 28
7.0°C 15.1°C 0.4mm
Thu
Apr 27
3.3°C 10.6°C 1.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
240.9mm
53.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
228.2mm
35 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
114.2mm
34 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

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-4.5°C
21st 1990
Average This Month
10.0°C
+4.4°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
26.1°C
1st 1988
Average This Month
16.0°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
13.9°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
64.2mm
16.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
172.7mm
1960
Driest On Record
6.1mm
1934
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Weather News

No Perth rain in April for first time since 1982

14:58 EST

No rain fell in Perth at all during the month of April for only the fourth time in the past 140 years, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.

Will we have a good snow season this year?

10:45 EST

There were two decent rounds of alpine snow last month and much of Australia's southeast shivered through their coldest temperatures in at least six months last week.

Colder showery change moving through southern states

16:08 EST

A front is bringing a colder showery change to southern Australia, dropping temperatures by five-to-10 degrees.