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37.59°S 143.98°E 521m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 4°C
possible_shower

Now

8.9°C rising
Updated at 11:20 EST

Central for Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17. Low-Moderate.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.9°C rising
Dew Point 8.5°C rising
Feels Like 5.3°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
W 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1010.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:06 EST
Sunset sunset
17:38 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 10.4°C
Mt Gellibrand 9.6°C
Kilmore Gap 10.8°C
Avalon Ap 12.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower. Windy
11°C

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
14°C

6pm

Mostly clear
11°C

9pm

Mostly clear
8°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sun 11:06 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Vic - Sun 06:55 EST
Cancellation of Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Victoria Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
May 1
Mon
May 2
Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7

Possible shower

Windy

Windy with showers

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Windy
Maximum 14°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 22°C 17°C 19°C
Minimum 10°C 4°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 80% 60% 70% 10% 50% 30% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 34
km/h
33
km/h
25
km/h
35
km/h
36
km/h
38
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
36
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 34km/h
WNW
WSW 33km/h
WSW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NNW 35km/h
NNW
NNW 36km/h
NNW
NW 38km/h
NW
W 24km/h
W
NW 27km/h
NW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
NNW 36km/h
NNW
W 22km/h
W
SW 21km/h
SW
NE 20km/h
NE
N 28km/h
N
Relative Humidity 90% 62% 79% 50% 79% 76% 82% 54% 74% 51% 79% 49% 75% 47%
Dew Point 9°C 7°C 5°C 5°C 9°C 12°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 12°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:38 EST
sunrise
07:06 EST
sunset
17:38 EST
last light
18:05 EST
moon
set
Sun 14:04 EST
rise
Mon 01:23 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
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May 14
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May 22
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May 29

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
May 1
9°C - 15mm
Sat
Apr 30
13.7°C 20°C 2.8mm
Fri
Apr 29
13.5°C 15.4°C 2.6mm
Thu
Apr 28
14.2°C 19.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 27
10.8°C 23.8°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
240.9mm
53.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
114.4mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
198.6mm
37 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
2.2°C
Apr 7
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-4.5°C
21st 1990
Average This Month
9.0°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
26.1°C
1st 1988
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
13.9°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
1st
Total This Month
15.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
64.2mm
16.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
172.7mm
1960
Driest On Record
6.1mm
1934
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