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37.73°S 143.64°E 328m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 35°C
Tonight 12°C
cloudy

Now

34.9°C falling
Updated at 16:10 EDT

Central for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain near the surf coast later tonight. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW during the morning then shifting milder SW in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.9°C falling
Dew Point -1.2°C falling
Feels Like 32.2°C
Relative Humidity 10%
Wind icon
WNW 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1007.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 54.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 36.4°C
Mt Gellibrand 29.1°C
Mortlake 25.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

3am

Rain
16°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Cloudy

Rain clearing

Late shower

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower
Maximum 35°C 23°C 26°C 21°C 25°C 31°C 34°C
Minimum 17°C 12°C 8°C 13°C 8°C 10°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 60% 60% 5% 50% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 22
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 27km/h
NW
SSW 27km/h
SSW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SW 15km/h
SW
SW 27km/h
SW
S 23km/h
S
S 23km/h
S
E 18km/h
E
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 28km/h
NNE
NNW 25km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 33% 17% 77% 36% 67% 26% 81% 58% 75% 37% 66% 28% 55% 33%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 13°C 12°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 10°C 14°C 14°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:52 EDT
sunrise
06:22 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:17 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 23:49 EDT
set
Wed 12:05 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 17
15.6°C 37°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
6.6°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
10.1°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
10.4°C 20.9°C 11.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
15.3°C 25.6°C 1.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
4.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
6.6°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
37.0°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
13.0°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.0°C
17th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 2003
Average This Month
28.1°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
14th
Total This Month
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
206.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2009
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Weather News

Fire fuel loads increase after recent heat in NSW

16:34 EDT

Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.

Queensland weather: Heatwave conditions to return on Wednesday

13:46 EDT

A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

11:37 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.