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37.63°S 143.77°E 401m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 8°C
clearing_shower

Now

14.8°C falling
Updated at 09:20 EDT

Central for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of light showers early this morning. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.8°C falling
Dew Point 7.6°C falling
Feels Like 12.7°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
SSE 33km/h falling
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 16.5°C
Mt Gellibrand 15.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
18°C

3pm

Clear
22°C

6pm

Clear
22°C

9pm

Clear
15°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 05:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24

Clearing shower

Late shower

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 23°C 26°C 21°C 25°C 31°C 34°C 25°C
Minimum 12°C 8°C 13°C 8°C 10°C 17°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 30% 90% 60% 5% 50% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm
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 28
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
32
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 28km/h
SSW
S 26km/h
S
SE 25km/h
SE
E 15km/h
E
WSW 17km/h
WSW
SW 32km/h
SW
S 23km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
ESE 18km/h
ESE
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
NW 24km/h
NW
WSW 28km/h
WSW
SW 27km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 76% 37% 65% 21% 84% 53% 74% 38% 64% 25% 55% 37% 72% 45%
Dew Point 9°C 7°C 7°C 1°C 14°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 14°C 16°C 11°C 11°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:53 EDT
sunrise
06:23 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:17 EDT
moon
set
Wed 12:05 EDT
rise
Thu 00:21 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 18
12°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
15.6°C 37°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
6.6°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
10.1°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
10.4°C 20.9°C 11.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
4.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
6.6°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
37.0°C
Jan 17

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.6°C
16th
Lowest On Record
0.7°C
3rd 2009
Average This Month
13.0°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.0°C
17th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 2003
Average This Month
28.1°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
14th
Total This Month
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
206.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2009
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Weather News

Sweaty Sydney eyes off January record

08:26 EDT

Sydney has endured another sweaty night during what could be shaping up to be the city's warmest January on record.

Fire fuel loads increase after recent heat in NSW

16:34 EDT

Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.

Queensland weather: Heatwave conditions to return on Wednesday

16:09 EDT

A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.