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37.43°S 144.12°E 714m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 20°C
showers_easing

Now

18.5°C falling
Updated at 03:40 EDT

Central for Wednesday Clear. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Showers heavy at times in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon. Winds N 35 to 50 km/h shifting W/SW in the late morning and early afternoon.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.5°C falling
Dew Point 7.6°C rising
Feels Like 18.5°C
Relative Humidity 49%
Wind icon
NNW 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1001.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 8.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:37 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 23.1°C
Redesdale 18.2°C
Kilmore Gap 18.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6am

Slight chance shower. Windy
19°C

9am

Rain. Windy
16°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
17°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
20°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 22:48 EDT
Severe Weather Warning for VIC

Vic - Wed 22:35 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14

Showers easing

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 20°C 14°C 20°C 23°C 29°C 31°C 22°C
Minimum 15°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 16°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 10% 5% 30% 50% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 35
km/h
37
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 35km/h
NNW
W 37km/h
W
SW 28km/h
SW
SW 24km/h
SW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SW 15km/h
SW
S 15km/h
S
SSW 12km/h
SSW
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
NW 26km/h
NW
W 25km/h
W
W 25km/h
W
Relative Humidity 96% 52% 80% 57% 83% 52% 85% 45% 68% 31% 54% 37% 78% 50%
Dew Point 15°C 10°C 6°C 6°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 14°C 15°C 12°C 11°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:26 EDT
sunrise
05:57 EDT
sunset
20:37 EDT
last light
21:08 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 13:54 EDT
set
Fri 02:31 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 7
5.9°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
9.1°C 20.2°C 0.2mm
Mon
Dec 5
12.0°C 20.4°C 1.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
8.8°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
7.1°C 25.1°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
689.5mm
166.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
714.2mm
174 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
432.8mm
146 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.0mm
Sep 14
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.9°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1991
Average This Month
8.6°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
9.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.9°C
4th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
23.4°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
5th
Total This Month
1.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.4mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
188.5mm
1933
Driest On Record
3.4mm
1972
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Weather News

Turbulent Thursday in Vic, Tas, SA

15:52 EDT

Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.

How to protect yourself from lightning strikes

15:38 EDT

It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.

Storms plaguing NSW, Qld

10:52 EDT

Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.