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37.28°S 143.92°E 371m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 12°C
sunny

Now

17.9°C rising
Updated at 10:50 EDT

Central for Monday Sunny. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.9°C rising
Dew Point 12.4°C rising
Feels Like 17.9°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
SE 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1017.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:06 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 23.6°C
Bendigo Ap 23.2°C
Sheoaks 18.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
20°C

3pm

Clear
25°C

6pm

Clear
25°C

9pm

Clear
17°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 10:35 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip and Central Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1
Fri
Mar 2
Sat
Mar 3
Sun
Mar 4

Sunny

Sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Cloudy
Maximum 26°C 28°C 23°C 22°C 25°C 27°C 19°C
Minimum 10°C 12°C 15°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 20% 10% 40% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 23
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
32
km/h
34
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction SE 23km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
NNE 28km/h
NNE
N 26km/h
N
NNW 32km/h
NNW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
SW 25km/h
SW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
WNW 18km/h
WNW
S 23km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
Relative Humidity 81% 37% 70% 29% 56% 31% 87% 46% 81% 37% 66% 27% 83% 49%
Dew Point 11°C 10°C 11°C 8°C 8°C 5°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 9°C 12°C 7°C 12°C 9°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:39 EDT
sunrise
07:06 EDT
sunset
20:09 EDT
last light
20:36 EDT
moon
rise
Mon 17:17 EDT
set
Tue 03:32 EDT
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 26
11°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 25
11°C 18°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 24
18.5°C 27°C 0.6mm
Fri
Feb 23
17.4°C 32.8°C -
Thu
Feb 22
18.4°C 22.2°C -

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
83.6mm
14.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
46.6mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
82.8mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.4mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
5.3°C
Feb 15
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 19

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
3rd 1986
Average This Month
12.6°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.4°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
26.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
19th
Total This Month
2.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.1mm
7.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
240.3mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1983
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06:36 EDT

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00:59 EDT

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