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37.65°S 143.88°E 428m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 13°C
Tomorrow 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.9°C rising
Updated at 21:40 EDT

Central for Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm about the ranges later this evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE in the late evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east during the morning, slight (30%) chance elsewhere then a dry afternoon. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.9°C rising
Dew Point 18.7°C rising
Feels Like 18.9°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
N 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1005.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.6mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 19.8°C
Mt Gellibrand 18.0°C
Avalon Ap 20.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12am

Shower
20°C

3am

Intermittent rain
18°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 16:40 EDT
Gale Warning East Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Increasing sunshine
Maximum 32°C 22°C 24°C 25°C 29°C 29°C 28°C
Minimum 16°C 13°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 12°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 5% 5% 5% 20% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 20
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 20km/h
NNE
NNW 24km/h
NNW
SW 31km/h
SW
SW 26km/h
SW
SSE 21km/h
SSE
S 20km/h
S
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SW 14km/h
SW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 52% 24% 77% 38% 69% 31% 74% 38% 72% 25% 53% 27% 68% 27%
Dew Point 11°C 8°C 10°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 6°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:00 EDT
sunrise
06:30 EDT
sunset
20:44 EDT
last light
21:13 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 03:13 EDT
set
Wed 18:24 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 23
19.7°C 34°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
9.1°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
8.8°C 23.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
12.6°C 16.3°C 22.2mm
Thu
Jan 19
8.9°C 28.8°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
35.8mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
23.2mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.2mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
6.6°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
37.3°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
12.7°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.3°C
17th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 2003
Average This Month
27.6°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.2mm
20th
Total This Month
35.8mm
4 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

NT weather: Bureau predicts week of wet weather across state

20:15 EDT

Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.

Stormy start to the week

16:25 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting three states this afternoon.

Trans-Tasman temperature contrast

15:28 EDT

New Zealand is experiencing an unseasonably cool summer, whilst parts of eastern Australia endure their hottest start to the year on record.