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Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 7°C
Tomorrow 13°C
possible_shower

Now

11.4°C falling
Updated at 18:20 EST

Central for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the southeast, high chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 17.
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 16.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.4°C falling
Dew Point 11.4°C falling
Feels Like 9.1°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
SSW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1026.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:23 EST
Sunset sunset
17:20 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 12.7°C
Mt Gellibrand 11.9°C
Avalon Ap 14.0°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Tue 16:40 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast. Cancel Western Port, Gippsland Lakes & West Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
May 22
Wed
May 23
Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 16°C
Minimum 8°C 7°C 6°C 3°C 2°C 6°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 80% 40% 20% 5% 20% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Moderate Moderate Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h

 
Wind Direction WSW 24km/h
WSW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
SW 13km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
N 15km/h
N
N 18km/h
N
NNE 19km/h
NNE
N 22km/h
N
N 18km/h
N
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Relative Humidity 100% 88% 100% 79% 100% 72% 100% 65% 97% 62% 86% 60% 93%
Dew Point 11°C 11°C 8°C 11°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:55 EST
sunrise
07:23 EST
sunset
17:19 EST
last light
17:48 EST
moon
set
Wed 00:28 EST
rise
Wed 13:58 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 22
9.2°C 13°C 0.8mm
Mon
May 21
8.3°C 12.1°C 1.8mm
Sun
May 20
7.0°C 13.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 19
4.4°C 10.1°C 1.0mm
Fri
May 18
7.6°C 13.8°C 3.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
240.6mm
53.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
163.6mm
44 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
241.8mm
47 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.4mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
1.9°C
May 9
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 19

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.9°C
9th
Lowest On Record
-4.5°C
21st 1990
Average This Month
6.0°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
26.1°C
1st 1988
Average This Month
14.1°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
13.9°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.4mm
11th
Total This Month
56.8mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.8mm
16.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
172.7mm
1960
Driest On Record
6.1mm
1934
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