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37.59°S 143.98°E 521m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 9°C
Tomorrow 31°C
late_shower

Now

13.0°C falling
Updated at 23:20 EDT

Central for Saturday Clear. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE in the late evening.
Sunday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of fog in the southwest in the early morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Local afternoon coastal seabreezes to 20km/h.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.0°C falling
Dew Point 7.7°C falling
Feels Like 12.4°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
SE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1013.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:33 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 10.0°C
Mt Gellibrand 11.1°C
Kilmore Gap 13.0°C
Avalon Ap 12.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
12°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 3
Sun
Dec 4
Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9

Sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 24°C 31°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 18°C
Minimum 6°C 9°C 13°C 8°C 7°C 13°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 5% 90% 10% 10% 70% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 14
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SE 14km/h
SE
W 10km/h
W
NNE 22km/h
NNE
N 22km/h
N
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SW 17km/h
SW
SW 11km/h
SW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
NE 11km/h
NE
NW 14km/h
NW
NW 28km/h
NW
W 28km/h
W
WSW 26km/h
WSW
SW 24km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 74% 36% 59% 38% 81% 49% 80% 45% 75% 38% 72% 56% 82% 53%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 12°C 15°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 12°C 12°C 8°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:26 EDT
sunrise
05:57 EDT
sunset
20:34 EDT
last light
21:04 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 09:52 EDT
set
Mon 00:02 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 3
7.1°C 23°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
9.7°C 20.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
7.6°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 30
8.5°C 21.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 29
8.2°C 24.6°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
689.5mm
166.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
713.0mm
172 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
432.0mm
145 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.0mm
Sep 14
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1991
Average This Month
8.1°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
9.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.1°C
1st
Highest On Record
40.6°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
23.0°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.4mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
188.5mm
1933
Driest On Record
3.4mm
1972
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18:02 EDT

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A taste of summer for Sydney

14:45 EDT

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