Fairfax Media Network

Rocky Lead Weather


37.28°S 143.92°E 371m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 8°C
showers

Now

5.3°C steady
Updated at 04:20 EST

Central for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Otways. Winds N 35 to 50 km/h decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.3°C steady
Dew Point 5.2°C steady
Feels Like -0.3°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
N 38km/h rising
Wind Gusts 46km/h
Pressure 1012.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:40 EST
Sunset sunset
17:17 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 6.7°C
Bendigo Ap 7.6°C
Sheoaks 9.2°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6am

Intermittent rain
5°C

9am

Rain. Windy
4°C

12pm

Intermittent rain. Windy
6°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
8°C

Central Weather Warnings

view all
Vic - Wed 23:01 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Victoria Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 30
Fri
Jul 1
Sat
Jul 2
Sun
Jul 3
Mon
Jul 4
Tue
Jul 5
Wed
Jul 6

Showers

Possible shower

Cloudy

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 8°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 8°C
Minimum 4°C 3°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 4°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 70% 70% 90% 90% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 34
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction N 34km/h
N
NW 28km/h
NW
W 19km/h
W
W 22km/h
W
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
N 18km/h
N
N 19km/h
N
E 11km/h
E
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
Relative Humidity 100% 97% 97% 87% 100% 88% 100% 94% 99% 91% 100% 94% 100% 90%
Dew Point 5°C 7°C 4°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:11 EST
sunrise
07:40 EST
sunset
17:17 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
set
Thu 13:54 EST
rise
Fri 03:41 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 4
moon
Tue
Jul 12
moon
Wed
Jul 20
moon
Wed
Jul 27

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jun 29
5.0°C 11°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jun 28
1.6°C 9.0°C 0.8mm
Mon
Jun 27
0.9°C 8.2°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jun 26
-2.0°C 6.7°C 0.2mm
Sat
Jun 25
-1.5°C 8.7°C 6.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
303.9mm
71.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
241.2mm
74 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
264.8mm
71 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.0°C
26th
Lowest On Record
-4.6°C
23rd 1979
Average This Month
3.8°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
3.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
21.6°C
5th 1957
Average This Month
10.7°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
11.1°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.4mm
24th
Total This Month
70.4mm
23 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.0mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
169.5mm
1977
Driest On Record
12.8mm
2006
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Help is arriving for Tasmanian dairy farmers as they deal with flood aftermath

16:18 EST

Three weeks after the worst flooding in living memory in Tasmania, help is arriving on farms facing a long recovery.

Rains and wetter weather pattern bring dam relief to farms in New South Wales

15:47 EST

Farmers are enjoying the rain break in the season across New South Wales which is kicking along their crops and growing valuable pasture, and filling farm water storages.

Coffs-Pittwater bluewater classic forced to move to Queensland for 2017

14:19 EST

Storm damage to the Coffs Harbour marina is behind an iconic offshore yacht race moving to the Gold Coast.