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37.29°S 143.95°E 467m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 10°C
Tonight 1°C
showers

Now

8.9°C falling
Updated at 15:40 EST

Central for Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. Showers falling as snow above 800 metres this morning. The chance of hail and thunder in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SW in the middle of the day then tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 13.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

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Temperature 8.9°C falling
Dew Point 4.3°C falling
Feels Like 6.0°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
S 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1015.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.6mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:56 EST
Sunset sunset
17:58 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 11.2°C
Sheoaks 10.4°C
Bendigo Ap 12.0°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
7°C

9pm

Mostly clear
4°C

12am

Mostly clear
2°C

3am

Fog
1°C

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31

Showers

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain developing

Rain

Possible shower
Maximum 10°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 14°C
Minimum 2°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 4°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 60% 20% 40% 20% 10% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate High Moderate Slight Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
31
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 20km/h
WSW
SW 25km/h
SW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
W 21km/h
W
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NW 31km/h
NW
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 17km/h
NW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NE 22km/h
NE
NE 28km/h
NE
N 22km/h
N
NNW 25km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 97% 77% 94% 75% 91% 69% 88% 69% 84% 64% 86% 75% 100% 85%
Dew Point 6°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 10°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
06:29 EST
sunrise
06:56 EST
sunset
17:58 EST
last light
18:25 EST
moon
rise
Fri 01:35 EST
set
Fri 12:09 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 25
3°C 10°C 1mm
Wed
Aug 24
0.5°C 10°C 0.4mm
Tue
Aug 23
3.5°C 11.0°C 0.8mm
Mon
Aug 22
4.0°C 12.4°C 2.4mm
Sun
Aug 21
4.6°C 10.8°C 5.2mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
444.8mm
111.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
388.0mm
117 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
358.6mm
105 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.7°C
5th
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
8th 1963
Average This Month
3.8°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
3.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
23.0°C
29th 1982
Average This Month
11.5°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.8mm
19th
Total This Month
53.2mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.5mm
19.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
167.1mm
1909
Driest On Record
13.0mm
1982
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