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37.43°S 144.12°E 714m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 3°C
Today 9°C
showers

Now

3.7°C falling
Updated at 01:00 EST

Central for Friday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres, lowering to 600 metres in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds and possible hail. Heavy falls possible about the southeast coast. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning SW 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon and evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the southeast, medium chance elsewhere, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Snow falling above 600 metres in the morning. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 3.7°C falling
Dew Point 3.4°C falling
Feels Like -0.5°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
NW 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1004.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.6mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:06 EST
Sunset sunset
17:52 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 6.3°C
Redesdale 5.8°C
Kilmore Gap 3.6°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
4°C

6am

Slight chance storm
4°C

9am

Shower. Chance storm
6°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
8°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

Vic - Thu 15:47 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, North East, South West, Central, East,West and South Gippsland

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24

Showers

Possible shower

Late shower

Showers easing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 9°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 12°C
Minimum 3°C 0°C -3°C 3°C 3°C 0°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 90% 30% 90% 90% 90% 50% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate High Severe Moderate Moderate High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 29
km/h
33
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
31
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction W 29km/h
W
WSW 33km/h
WSW
SW 16km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
N 9km/h
N
N 18km/h
N
NNE 31km/h
NNE
N 27km/h
N
NW 21km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
W 23km/h
W
W 14km/h
W
WSW 19km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 90% 85% 91% 64% 85% 60% 100% 91% 98% 85% 93% 71% 95% 75%
Dew Point 4°C 6°C 2°C 4°C 1°C 3°C 5°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 3°C 6°C 6°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:40 EST
sunrise
07:06 EST
sunset
17:52 EST
last light
18:19 EST
moon
rise
Fri 03:46 EST
set
Fri 14:05 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 17
5°C 12°C 5.8mm
Wed
Aug 16
7°C 13°C 7.6mm
Tue
Aug 15
6°C 13°C 0.6mm
Mon
Aug 14
7°C 16°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
4.1°C 15°C 0.4mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
443.9mm
111.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
382.2mm
104 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
361.0mm
110 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
8th 1963
Average This Month
4.1°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
3.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
23.0°C
29th 1982
Average This Month
12.1°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.6mm
7th
Total This Month
37.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.0mm
19.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
167.1mm
1909
Driest On Record
13.0mm
1982
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