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37.31°S 143.95°E 433m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 1°C
Tomorrow 9°C
clearing_shower

Now

3.4°C steady
Updated at 22:40 EST

Central for Friday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 600 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W 35 to 50 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon and evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the southeast, medium chance elsewhere, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Snow falling above 600 metres in the morning. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 3.4°C steady
Dew Point 3.4°C steady
Feels Like -0.8°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
WSW 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1020.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:06 EST
Sunset sunset
17:52 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 3.7°C
Sheoaks 5.3°C
Bendigo Ap 5.0°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
3°C

3am

Mostly clear
2°C

6am

Mostly clear
1°C

9am

Mostly clear
4°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 22:04 EST
Warning for Farmers and Graziers in Victoria. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

Vic - Fri 22:01 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Late shower

Showers easing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 9°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 12°C
Minimum 3°C 1°C -3°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 90% 90% 90% 30% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate High Severe High Moderate Moderate High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 27
km/h
33
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 27km/h
WNW
WSW 33km/h
WSW
SW 16km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
N 6km/h
N
N 17km/h
N
NNE 28km/h
NNE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
NW 16km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
W 21km/h
W
WNW 15km/h
WNW
W 20km/h
W
Relative Humidity 95% 86% 92% 68% 84% 54% 100% 91% 100% 86% 96% 69% 94% 72%
Dew Point 5°C 5°C 3°C 3°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:38 EST
sunrise
07:05 EST
sunset
17:53 EST
last light
18:19 EST
moon
rise
Sat 04:46 EST
set
Sat 15:06 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 18
3.3°C 8°C 6.6mm
Thu
Aug 17
5.5°C 12°C 5.8mm
Wed
Aug 16
6.6°C 13.0°C 7.6mm
Tue
Aug 15
6.4°C 13.1°C 0.6mm
Mon
Aug 14
7.3°C 15.8°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
443.9mm
111.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
388.8mm
105 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
361.0mm
110 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.4mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
-4.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
8th 1963
Average This Month
4.1°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
3.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.8°C
14th
Highest On Record
23.0°C
29th 1982
Average This Month
11.9°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.6mm
7th
Total This Month
44.4mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.0mm
19.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
167.1mm
1909
Driest On Record
13.0mm
1982
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Weather News

BOM issues NSW severe weather warning as Sydney hit by high winds

21:15 EST

Parts of NSW have been buffeted by high winds, with two people injured by flying building cladding, glass left shattered in a CBD high-rise and Sydney Airport forced to cancel flights.

Roofs removed as strongest wind in years lashes eastern NSW

13:30 EST

A wintry blast is bringing the strongest wind gusts in years and low level snow to parts of eastern and southeast Australia today.

Potential for windiest day in years in NSW

08:12 EST

Today will be the windiest day of the year for much of the coast and ranges of New South Wales with potential to be the windiest day in more than two years in parts, including Sydney.