Leigh Creek Weather


37.56°S 143.95°E 566m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 17°C
Tomorrow 23°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

21.2°C falling
Updated at 18:10 EST

Central for Saturday Mostly sunny. Patchy morning fog in the east. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 25 to 40 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.2°C falling
Dew Point 4.3°C rising
Feels Like 16.7°C
Relative Humidity 33%
Wind icon
NNE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1020.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 12.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:55 EST
Sunset sunset
17:52 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 23.2°C
Mt Gellibrand 22.5°C
Redesdale 21.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 23°C 16°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 12°C
Minimum 11°C 17°C 9°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 30% 20% 40% 70% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 20
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 20km/h
NNE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NNE 27km/h
NNE
NNW 19km/h
NNW
S 21km/h
S
S 20km/h
S
SE 16km/h
SE
SW 16km/h
SW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
W 23km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
WSW 29km/h
WSW
SW 32km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 41% 27% 59% 42% 86% 58% 79% 45% 79% 46% 83% 51% 81% 56%
Dew Point 5°C 7°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 7°C 3°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:29 EST
sunrise
06:56 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:18 EST
moon
rise
Sat 18:43 EST
set
Sun 08:27 EST
moon
Sat
Apr 27
moon
Sun
May 5
moon
Sun
May 12
moon
Sun
May 19

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 20
10.3°C 27°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 19
8.2°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 18
5.4°C 16.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 17
18.5°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 16
17.2°C 28.3°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
176.8mm
36.7 Day(s)
Total For 2019
38.0mm
23 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
106.6mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.6mm
Feb 7
Lowest Temperature
1.2°C
Mar 7
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 25

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.3°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
21st 1987
Average This Month
8.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.3°C
16th
Highest On Record
31.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
21.5°C
+3.3°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.4mm
9th
Total This Month
6.0mm
3 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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11:47 EST

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