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37.31°S 143.95°E 433m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 13°C
late_shower

Now

26.9°C falling
Updated at 13:30 EDT

Central for Sunday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.9°C falling
Dew Point 8.4°C rising
Feels Like 26.4°C
Relative Humidity 31%
Wind icon
N 27km/h steady
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1009.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 20.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:34 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 31.5°C
Sheoaks 30.1°C
Bendigo Ap 32.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Intermittent rain
31°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
26°C

9pm

Cloudy
22°C

12am

Cloudy
20°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sun 10:23 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, West Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 4
Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 18°C 20°C
Minimum 9°C 13°C 8°C 7°C 13°C 8°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 70% 20% 10% 80% 90% 20% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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 24
km/h
30
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 24km/h
NNE
N 30km/h
N
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 18km/h
SW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
NE 11km/h
NE
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NW 28km/h
NW
W 28km/h
W
SW 26km/h
SW
SW 24km/h
SW
SW 13km/h
SW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 57% 39% 81% 51% 82% 44% 74% 38% 79% 58% 83% 53% 79% 39%
Dew Point 12°C 16°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 14°C 12°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 6°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise 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
set
Mon 00:02 EDT
rise
Mon 10:49 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
Sun
Dec 4
9°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
7.1°C 25°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

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

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1991
Average This Month
8.4°C
-1.0°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
23.6°C
+1.0°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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Weather News

Thunderstorm asthma advice issued as storms loom in Victoria

12:51 EDT

Victorians who experience breathing difficulties or asthma have been advised to take extra care this evening, with a cool change and thunderstorms predicted for the state.

Brisbane storm: Teen struck by lightning, thousands without power in Queensland storms

05:25 EDT

A teenager has been struck by lightning during dangerous thunderstorms in Queensland's south-east that caused structural damage and left thousands without power.

Heat is on the horizon for parts of WA

18:02 EDT

Following a run of cooler than average temperatures during the first half of next week, southwestern parts of Western Australia will see a return of hot conditions.