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Ballarat Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 31°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

21.5°C falling
Updated at 08:30 EDT

Central for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower, mainly during the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm later tonight. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 32.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.5°C falling
Dew Point 14.2°C falling
Feels Like 21.5°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
SSE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1014.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:25 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:46 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 17.6°C
Redesdale 27.2°C
Kilmore Gap 18.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

Central Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 31°C 32°C 27°C 25°C 29°C 33°C 35°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 15°C 11°C 10°C 13°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 50% 40% 20% 5% 30% 30% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 16
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SW 12km/h
SW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
S 20km/h
S
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 18km/h
S
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
E 15km/h
E
Relative Humidity 62% 32% 74% 38% 84% 35% 75% 36% 73% 31% 71% 30% 66% 28%
Dew Point 15°C 13°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 10°C 15°C 13°C 18°C 14°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:55 EDT
sunrise
06:25 EDT
sunset
20:46 EDT
last light
21:16 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 09:03 EDT
set
Sat 22:39 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
Fri
Jan 19
17°C 40°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
13.6°C 38°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
10.8°C 32.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
9.9°C 26.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
9.2°C 24.6°C 0.0mm

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
35.8mm
4 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
11.5°C
+0.3°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
27.7°C
+2.2°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

Southern states swelter as power supply struggles

00:08 EDT

The power supply in Victoria and South Australia is being put to the test as five of the states and territories face an extreme heatwave, after temperatures in some areas hit 40 degrees Celsius.

Melbourne hits 42C before cool change as authorities defend 'heat kills' warnings

21:48 EDT

Melburnians — and the world's best tennis players — have battled through temperatures of about 42 degrees Celsius, as energy authorities curtailed some industrial users' power consumption and firefighters across Victoria stood on high alert.

Canberra braces for heatwave as temperatures expected to soar above 37C for four consecutive days

21:03 EDT

Canberrans are about to swelter through the weekend, with four consecutive days at or above 37 degrees Celsius.