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37.59°S 143.98°E 521m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 31°C
sunny

Now

23.6°C falling
Updated at 18:50 EDT

Central for Tuesday Patchy fog or low cloud early this morning. Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.6°C falling
Dew Point 6.4°C rising
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 33%
Wind icon
ESE 25km/h steady
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1020.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 16.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:48 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 21.5°C
Mt Gellibrand 19.6°C
Kilmore Gap 22.0°C
Avalon Ap 23.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
19°C

12am

Clear
15°C

3am

Clear
13°C

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 16
Wed
Jan 17
Thu
Jan 18
Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 31°C 37°C 39°C 28°C 30°C 24°C
Minimum 9°C 11°C 16°C 20°C 16°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 30% 50% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 19
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SE 19km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
W 11km/h
W
NNE 22km/h
NNE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNE 22km/h
NNE
NW 23km/h
NW
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SW 16km/h
SW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 74% 28% 38% 11% 35% 12% 27% 10% 72% 43% 79% 40% 76% 39%
Dew Point 11°C 7°C 5°C -3°C 8°C 3°C 6°C 1°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 9°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:52 EDT
sunrise
06:22 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:17 EDT
moon
set
Tue 20:03 EDT
rise
Wed 06:18 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 16
10°C 26°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
9°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 14
6.7°C 21°C 4.2mm
Sat
Jan 13
11.0°C 18.0°C 3.4mm
Fri
Jan 12
19.9°C 24.9°C 0.4mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.5mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
8.2mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
4.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
6.7°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Jan 6

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.7°C
14th
Lowest On Record
0.7°C
3rd 2009
Average This Month
11.1°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 2003
Average This Month
26.0°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
14th
Total This Month
8.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.5mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
206.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2009
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Weather News

Perth saturated as ex-Cyclone Joyce brings four months of rain in a day

17:53 EDT

The remains of ex-tropical Cyclone Joyce has dumped more than four months' worth of rain on Perth in less than 24 hours, leading to power blackouts, flooding and .

Gold Coast woman's death caused by medical condition, not heat stress

15:59 EDT

A Gold Coast night market is raising money to support the family of one of its vendors who died after collapsing at the venue and being rushed to hospital on Saturday.

Unseasonal soaking inundates west coast

13:01 EDT

Parts of Western Australia's lower west coast have just experienced one of their wettest days on record during the driest month of the year.