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Ballarat Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 23°C
fog_then_sunny

Now

6.7°C falling
Updated at 05:30 EST

Central for Sunday Areas of morning fog. Mostly sunny afternoon. Areas of smoke haze. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

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Temperature 6.7°C falling
Dew Point 6.7°C falling
Feels Like 6.7°C
Relative Humidity 100%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1022.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:57 EST
Sunset sunset
17:50 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 7.9°C
Mt Gellibrand 10.1°C
Avalon Ap 10.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6am

Fog
9°C

9am

Clear
15°C

12pm

Clear
21°C

3pm

Clear
23°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 22
Mon
Apr 23
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28

Fog then sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Cloudy

Cloudy
Maximum 23°C 25°C 24°C 20°C 16°C 17°C 17°C
Minimum 9°C 9°C 14°C 12°C 9°C 7°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 40% 40% 30% 10% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 6
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction S 6km/h
S
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
N 22km/h
N
NNE 23km/h
NNE
N 26km/h
N
WNW 8km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
SW 20km/h
SW
SW 24km/h
SW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
S 13km/h
S
SSW 19km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 79% 32% 67% 30% 58% 33% 90% 52% 86% 50% 82% 53% 88% 51%
Dew Point 11°C 6°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 13°C 10°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:30 EST
sunrise
06:57 EST
sunset
17:50 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
rise
Sun 13:02 EST
set
Sun 23:17 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
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Apr 30
moon
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May 8
moon
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May 15

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 21
3°C 24°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
5.9°C 24°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
5.1°C 21.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
3.8°C 20.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 17
6.9°C 14.1°C 1.4mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
176.8mm
36.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
106.6mm
27 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
194.2mm
29 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.4mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
2.3°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 19

Ballarat Ap Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
21st 1987
Average This Month
8.3°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.2°C
11th
Highest On Record
31.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
21.9°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
15th
Total This Month
20.8mm
7 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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Weather News

Dry end to the wet season for the Top End

15:19 EST

A generally healthy wet season across the Northern Territory's Top End is having a very dry April to finish it off.

Outback weather watchers use local knowledge to record private history of rain events

08:38 EST

When your livelihood depends on the weather, predictions, patterns and planning are paramount, which is especially true for farmers and graziers in western Queensland where families have been keeping an eye on the skies for decades.

East coast rain and storm update

16:45 EST

Heavy rain, thunderstorms and damaging winds are all possible in parts of eastern Australia next week.