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37.48°S 143.80°E 416m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 12°C
mostly_sunny

Now

31.1°C rising
Updated at 17:20 EDT

Central for Wednesday Clear. Winds NW/NE 25 to 40 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.1°C rising
Dew Point -1.6°C falling
Feels Like 29.0°C
Relative Humidity 12%
Wind icon
N 40km/h steady
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 1009.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 61.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:02 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:15 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 32.7°C
Redesdale 33.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
31°C

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Mostly clear
18°C

3am

Clear
13°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 16:40 EDT
Gale Warning West Coast. Strong Wind Warning Port Phillip, Western Port, Central Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Vic - Wed 04:59 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, North East, South West and Central

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Drizzle clearing

Drizzle clearing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 24°C 22°C 20°C 27°C 29°C 31°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 13°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 30% 20% 5% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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 28
km/h
35
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
29
km/h
31
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NE 28km/h
NE
N 35km/h
N
W 19km/h
W
WSW 19km/h
WSW
S 21km/h
S
SSW 27km/h
SSW
S 29km/h
S
S 31km/h
S
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
NNE 22km/h
NNE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
N 23km/h
N
Relative Humidity 51% 16% 86% 45% 88% 45% 83% 45% 85% 37% 72% 29% 69% 30%
Dew Point 6°C 1°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 9°C 14°C 11°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:36 EDT
sunrise
07:03 EDT
sunset
20:13 EDT
last light
20:40 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 03:27 EDT
set
Thu 17:51 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
9.4°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
3.2°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
7.6°C 18.4°C 4.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
4.0°C 14.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
8.3°C 17.9°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
83.4mm
14.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
82.6mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
47.2mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.4mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
3.2°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.2°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
3rd 1986
Average This Month
10.4°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.1°C
9th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
24.9°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
36.4mm
6th
Total This Month
44.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.3mm
7.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
240.3mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1983
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Weather News

Sydney flying fox backyard rescues at record high due to food shortage, heat

15:24 EDT

Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.

Weekend rainfall on the cards for hot and dry inland NSW

11:55 EDT

With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.

Elevated fire danger ahead of seemingly benign cold front

11:19 EDT

A weak cold front will clip the southern parts of South Australia today and reach Victoria in the afternoon.