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37.41°S 144.03°E 593m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 28°C
sunny

Now

14.2°C falling
Updated at 00:50 EDT

Central for Tuesday Sunny. Winds E/SE 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/NE before dawn then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.2°C falling
Dew Point 13.9°C falling
Feels Like 12.4°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
E 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1017.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:17 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 15.5°C
Redesdale 15.9°C
Kilmore Gap 12.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
13°C

6am

Clear
12°C

9am

Clear
16°C

12pm

Clear
24°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 22:43 EDT
for People in Parts of Central, North Central, North East and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts

Vic - Mon 22:00 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 25°C 21°C 23°C
Minimum 12°C 14°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 40% 50% 60% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High 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 22
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
33
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
NE 27km/h
NE
N 20km/h
N
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NE 29km/h
NE
NNE 33km/h
NNE
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 27km/h
W
WSW 28km/h
WSW
SW 29km/h
SW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 20km/h
S
Relative Humidity 76% 32% 59% 26% 61% 33% 58% 32% 81% 50% 79% 46% 81% 37%
Dew Point 12°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 13°C 11°C 14°C 11°C 17°C 14°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:32 EDT
sunrise
07:00 EDT
sunset
20:17 EDT
last light
20:45 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 10:54 EDT
set
Tue 22:50 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
Mon
Feb 19
14°C 22°C 0.6mm
Sun
Feb 18
9.5°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
5.3°C 27.7°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

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
83.6mm
14.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
46.0mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
82.6mm
11 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

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
3rd 1986
Average This Month
11.8°C
+0.2°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
26.6°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
19th
Total This Month
2.2mm
6 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

Cyclonic Queensland surf hits its peak today, Gold Coast beaches still closed

18:58 EDT

Cyclonic swells have peaked along southern Queensland beaches today, with conditions this morning described as "good as you can get" for experienced surfers.

Tropical Cyclone Kelvin weakens, but heavy flooding cuts off Great Northern Highway

18:39 EDT

A cyclone which brought damaging winds and heavy rain to northern WA has weakened to a tropical low, but there are fears flooding affecting a major supply road could impact food delivery in the region.

Brief relief from the heat in eastern NSW

16:44 EDT

Sydney will have one of its coolest days so far this year on Tuesday as a southerly change affects eastern NSW.