Fairfax Media Network

Mount Beckworth Weather


37.31°S 143.69°E 404m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 8°C
rain_clearing

Now

14.3°C rising
Updated at 09:50 EDT

Central for Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, becoming less likely in the early afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending S/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.3°C rising
Dew Point 14.3°C rising
Feels Like 12.7°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
SW 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 998.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:25 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:46 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 14.8°C
Redesdale 17.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
17°C

3pm

Mostly clear
20°C

6pm

Mostly clear
19°C

9pm

Mostly clear
14°C

Central Weather Warnings

view all
Vic - Fri 05:15 EDT
Gale Warning for East Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind for Port Phillip, Western Port, Gippsland Lakes & West, Central & Central Gippsland

Vic - Fri 04:34 EDT
Brown Rot Advice Mallee, Northern Country, North Central, North East, Central, West/South & East Gippsland. Cancelled Wimmera & South West

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26

Rain clearing

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 20°C 25°C 31°C 34°C 25°C 23°C 26°C
Minimum 14°C 8°C 10°C 18°C 16°C 10°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 80% 10% 40% 90% 50% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 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 20
km/h
36
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
29
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction W 20km/h
W
SW 36km/h
SW
S 23km/h
S
S 21km/h
S
E 17km/h
E
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NNW 24km/h
NNW
WSW 30km/h
WSW
SW 29km/h
SW
S 24km/h
S
S 24km/h
S
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 94% 59% 75% 42% 61% 28% 55% 44% 81% 41% 70% 40% 73% 38%
Dew Point 15°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 15°C 19°C 14°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 10°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:55 EDT
sunrise
06:25 EDT
sunset
20:46 EDT
last light
21:16 EDT
moon
set
Fri 13:57 EDT
rise
Sat 01:23 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 20
13°C - 22mm
Thu
Jan 19
8.9°C 29°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
11.6°C 22.3°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

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
35.6mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
8.4mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Jan 20
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
12.7°C
+1.5°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
27.9°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.0mm
20th
Total This Month
35.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
206.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2009
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

SA weather: Thousands without power after wild storms cross state

09:16 EDT

About 33,000 properties are without power in South Australia, with Adelaide being the hardest hit, after a storm front crossed the state last night.

Severe weather warning for Tasmania's north-east, possible flash flooding

09:04 EDT

Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east today has prompted a public warning from emergency services.

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.