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37.31°S 143.95°E 433m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 7°C
sunny

Now

21.3°C rising
Updated at 16:40 EDT

Central for Wednesday Clear. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.3°C rising
Dew Point 4.0°C rising
Feels Like 21.3°C
Relative Humidity 32%
Wind icon
SSE 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1014.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 17.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 23.8°C
Sheoaks 18.4°C
Bendigo Ap 25.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
22°C

9pm

Clear
15°C

12am

Clear
10°C

3am

Mostly clear
9°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 16:44 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Late shower

Rain

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 28°C 21°C 25°C 31°C 34°C 25°C
Minimum 12°C 7°C 13°C 8°C 10°C 17°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 30% 90% 50% 5% 50% 70% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm < 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 28
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
32
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 28km/h
SSW
S 27km/h
S
SE 25km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
WSW 17km/h
WSW
SW 32km/h
SW
S 23km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
ESE 18km/h
ESE
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
NW 24km/h
NW
WSW 28km/h
WSW
SW 28km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 75% 37% 64% 21% 84% 53% 74% 38% 64% 25% 55% 37% 72% 44%
Dew Point 9°C 7°C 7°C 3°C 14°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 14°C 16°C 11°C 10°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:53 EDT
sunrise
06:23 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:17 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 00:21 EDT
set
Thu 13:02 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 18
11.6°C 21°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
15.6°C 37.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
6.6°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
10.1°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
10.4°C 20.9°C 11.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
4.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.0mm
Jan 14
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
12.9°C
+1.7°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
27.8°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
14th
Total This Month
13.6mm
3 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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