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Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 14°C
Tomorrow 23°C
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Now

22.8°C falling
Updated at 18:00 EDT

Central for Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Medium chance of light showers this evening. Light winds becoming S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon. Winds SE 35 to 50 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.8°C falling
Dew Point 12.7°C rising
Feels Like 22.8°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
S 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1013.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 7.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:57 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:20 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 19.8°C
Mt Gellibrand 18.8°C
Avalon Ap 20.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Rain
17°C

12am

Rain
15°C

3am

Intermittent rain
15°C

6am

Intermittent rain
14°C

Central Weather Warnings

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

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 18
Mon
Feb 19
Tue
Feb 20
Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 23°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 29°C
Minimum 12°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 80% 20% 5% 40% 50% 30% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High 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 13
km/h
18
km/h
32
km/h
37
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 13km/h
ESE
SW 18km/h
SW
SSE 32km/h
SSE
SSE 37km/h
SSE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
NE 25km/h
NE
N 16km/h
N
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NE 21km/h
NE
N 24km/h
N
NNW 24km/h
NNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 71% 31% 94% 52% 74% 28% 60% 26% 63% 30% 63% 34% 64% 49%
Dew Point 12°C 9°C 14°C 13°C 12°C 9°C 11°C 7°C 13°C 9°C 13°C 11°C 17°C 17°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:31 EDT
sunrise
06:58 EDT
sunset
20:19 EDT
last light
20:46 EDT
moon
set
Sun 21:45 EDT
rise
Mon 09:53 EDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 18
9°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
5.3°C 28°C 0.2mm
Fri
Feb 16
11.2°C 22.5°C 0.4mm
Thu
Feb 15
5.3°C 21.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 14
12.2°C 20.5°C 0.4mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
83.6mm
14.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
45.4mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
78.6mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.4mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
5.3°C
Feb 15
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 19

Ballarat Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
3rd 1986
Average This Month
11.7°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.4°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
26.8°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
11th
Total This Month
1.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.1mm
7.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
240.3mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1983
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Weather News

Cyclone Gita: Big surf thrills locals on Queensland's Gold Coast

17:20 EDT

Thrillseekers have braved large surf on Queensland's Gold Coast brought on by Cyclone Gita, which is sitting about 1,000 kilometres east near New Caledonia.

Man missing as dangerous swell from cyclone causes havoc along NSW coast

15:53 EDT

One man is missing after being caught in a rip, and dozens of others have been rescued, as the Bureau of Meteorology issues a hazardous surf warning for the New South Wales coast.

Thunderstorms and hazardous surf for New South Wales

15:19 EDT

Monday will be an action-packed day for much of NSW as surface and upper level troughs generate widespread thunderstorms, and Tropical Cyclone Gita sends big waves to the coast.