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37.51°S 143.78°E 436m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 28°C
late_shower

Now

9.0°C steady
Updated at 06:20 EDT

Central for Thursday Mostly sunny. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the Otways, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.0°C steady
Dew Point 8.5°C steady
Feels Like 5.4°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
SE 27km/h steady
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1013.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 7.6°C
Mt Gellibrand 10.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
13°C

12pm

Mostly clear
21°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
25°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 05:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Central, Central Gippsland & East Gippsland Coasts

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Late shower

Rain

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 21°C 25°C 31°C 34°C 25°C 23°C
Minimum 7°C 13°C 8°C 10°C 17°C 16°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 80% 50% 5% 30% 90% 50% 5%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 24
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
32
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SE 24km/h
SE
E 15km/h
E
WSW 19km/h
WSW
SW 32km/h
SW
S 23km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
ESE 18km/h
ESE
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NNW 26km/h
NNW
WSW 28km/h
WSW
SW 30km/h
SW
S 24km/h
S
S 26km/h
S
Relative Humidity 67% 19% 86% 56% 72% 39% 62% 26% 55% 36% 78% 42% 68% 36%
Dew Point 7°C 2°C 13°C 11°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 15°C 16°C 13°C 10°C 10°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:54 EDT
sunrise
06:24 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:16 EDT
moon
set
Thu 13:02 EDT
rise
Fri 00:52 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 18
11.6°C 21°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
15.6°C 37.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
6.6°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
10.1°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
10.4°C 20.9°C 11.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
4.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
6.6°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
37.3°C
Jan 17

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.6°C
16th
Lowest On Record
0.7°C
3rd 2009
Average This Month
12.9°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.3°C
17th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 2003
Average This Month
27.8°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
14th
Total This Month
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
206.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2009
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