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37.67°S 143.48°E 341m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 15°C
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Now

6.8°C steady
Updated at 00:50 EST

Central for Saturday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers near the Otways, medium chance elsewhere, during the late afternoon and evening. Winds N 30 to 45 km/h increasing to 40 to 60 km/h before dawn then turning NW 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the east, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the late morning and afternoon. Possible small hail near the Otways in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.8°C steady
Dew Point 5.7°C rising
Feels Like 1.5°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
N 42km/h rising
Wind Gusts 50km/h
Pressure 1016.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:28 EST
Sunset sunset
17:35 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 9.5°C
Mt Gellibrand 8.1°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
5°C

6am

Mostly clear. Windy
4°C

9am

Mostly clear. Windy
6°C

12pm

Mostly clear. Windy
11°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 22:45 EST
Severe Weather Warning for VIC

Vic - Fri 22:00 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jul 29
Sun
Jul 30
Mon
Jul 31
Tue
Aug 1
Wed
Aug 2
Thu
Aug 3
Fri
Aug 4

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Late shower

Cloudy

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 11°C
Minimum 4°C 5°C 1°C 1°C 1°C 2°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 40% 20% 40% 40% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Slight High High High Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 36
km/h
36
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23
km/h
23
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
13
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18
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16
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23
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Wind Direction NNE 36km/h
NNE
N 36km/h
N
NW 23km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
S 12km/h
S
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSW 18km/h
SSW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 82% 62% 98% 76% 97% 71% 98% 66% 91% 70% 96% 74% 97% 81%
Dew Point 3°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:00 EST
sunrise
07:28 EST
sunset
17:35 EST
last light
18:03 EST
moon
rise
Sat 11:01 EST
set
Sat 23:49 EST
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Mon
Jul 31
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Tue
Aug 8
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Aug 22

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 28
4°C 11°C 6mm
Thu
Jul 27
-1°C 10°C 0.4mm
Wed
Jul 26
3.1°C 12°C 2.4mm
Tue
Jul 25
5.4°C 14.0°C 0.8mm
Mon
Jul 24
3.3°C 12.7°C 5.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
369.9mm
91.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
343.8mm
91 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
328.0mm
98 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.4mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
-4.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-4.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-6.0°C
21st 1982
Average This Month
1.6°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.0°C
25th
Highest On Record
19.1°C
30th 1975
Average This Month
10.5°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
10.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
4th
Total This Month
58.4mm
21 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.6mm
20.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
185.4mm
1923
Driest On Record
19.8mm
2001
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Weather News

Victoria weather: Severe weather warning issued for damaging, destructive winds

17:00 EST

A severe weather warning for damaging and destructive winds has been issued for much of Victoria on Saturday, with the state also expecting unusually warm winter temperatures.

July records falling in WA

16:17 EST

July temperature records are being broken across Western Australia today.

Storm batters south-west WA as strong winds down trees, damage homes

15:48 EST

A severe cold front over the southern half of Western Australia has uprooted trees and brought down power lines, causing minor property damage — and more severe weather is on the way.