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37.81°S 143.58°E 197m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 4°C
showers

Now

13.7°C steady
Updated at 13:00 EST

Central for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, easing to showers from the west this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then tending NW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 20.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.7°C steady
Dew Point 13.5°C steady
Feels Like 12.1°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
SW 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1008.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.8mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:59 EST
Sunset sunset
17:46 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 14.1°C
Mt Gellibrand 15.1°C
Mortlake 17.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower
17°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
15°C

9pm

Chance shower
12°C

12am

Intermittent rain
10°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Tue 10:49 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, North East, South West, Central and West & South/East Gippsland

Vic - Tue 10:47 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Apr 25
Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1

Showers

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 14°C
Minimum 11°C 4°C 3°C 7°C 8°C 3°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 50% 90% 40% 40% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Moderate Nil Nil Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 18
km/h
19
km/h
30
km/h
31
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction W 18km/h
W
W 19km/h
W
SW 30km/h
SW
SW 31km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
W 19km/h
W
W 24km/h
W
WSW 21km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 21km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 100% 81% 95% 65% 88% 74% 100% 81% 100% 77% 95% 63% 95% 76%
Dew Point 13°C 14°C 6°C 3°C 5°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 10°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
06:59 EST
sunset
17:46 EST
last light
18:13 EST
moon
set
Tue 17:12 EST
rise
Wed 06:14 EST
moon
Wed
Apr 26
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 25
13°C - 25mm
Mon
Apr 24
9.1°C 21°C 0.2mm
Sun
Apr 23
10.3°C 20.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 22
14.4°C 19.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 21
14.5°C 18.4°C 7.8mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
176.7mm
36.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
219.4mm
31 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
94.0mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.4mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
1.1°C
Mar 31
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.2°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
21st 1987
Average This Month
8.2°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.6°C
8th
Highest On Record
31.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
19.2°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
47.4mm
10th
Total This Month
92.2mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
51.3mm
12.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
154.1mm
1939
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1923
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16:39 EST

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ANZAC Day Dawn Service Forecast

14:40 EST

What will the weather be like for ANZAC Day Dawn Services around the country? Sydney will be dry with temperatures ranging from around 18 degrees in the east to 14 in the west.