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37.63°S 143.77°E 401m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

4.8°C rising
Updated at 03:50 EDT

Central for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, mainly in the east, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 4.8°C rising
Dew Point 4.8°C rising
Feels Like 3.2°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
S 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1020.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:37 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:21 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 5.5°C
Mt Gellibrand 7.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6am

Fog
5°C

9am

Clear
8°C

12pm

Clear
14°C

3pm

Mostly clear
17°C

Central Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5
Thu
Apr 6

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 15°C 16°C 19°C 22°C 22°C 23°C
Minimum 4°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 60% 40% 30% 5% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 14km/h
WSW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
SW 27km/h
SW
S 25km/h
S
S 24km/h
S
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 19km/h
NE
NE 13km/h
NE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
N 19km/h
N
Relative Humidity 86% 43% 90% 54% 75% 54% 71% 37% 68% 35% 65% 34% 62% 30%
Dew Point 6°C 4°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 4°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 5°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:11 EDT
sunrise
07:37 EDT
sunset
19:21 EDT
last light
19:47 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 10:46 EDT
set
Fri 21:44 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
5.8°C 15°C 3.4mm
Wed
Mar 29
8.6°C 22.3°C 0.2mm
Tue
Mar 28
6.3°C 22.8°C 2.8mm
Mon
Mar 27
16.9°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
14.9°C 28.0°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
125.4mm
24.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
127.2mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
85.6mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.4mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
3.2°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.8°C
30th
Lowest On Record
-0.6°C
25th 1965
Average This Month
12.7°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
10.0°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
1st
Highest On Record
37.7°C
12th 1998
Average This Month
26.3°C
+3.8°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
44.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.0mm
9.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
162.2mm
1911
Driest On Record
2.2mm
1923
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Weather News

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01:41 EDT

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01:41 EDT

Residents in northern New South Wales have been ordered to evacuate ahead of "unprecedented" flooding, and south-east Queensland has been hit by damaging winds and heavy rain.

Cyclone Debbie: Big wet brings widespread flooding to SE Queensland, northern NSW

01:26 EDT

Heavy rain is wreaking havoc across Queensland and northern NSW as the remnants of ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie move south.