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37.28°S 143.92°E 371m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 12°C
mostly_sunny

Now

32.3°C rising
Updated at 14:30 EDT

Central for Saturday Mostly sunny day. Slight (30%) chance of a shower tonight. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 34. Very High.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.3°C rising
Dew Point -1.9°C rising
Feels Like 30.0°C
Relative Humidity 11%
Wind icon
NNW 31km/h rising
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1008.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 53.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:52 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:26 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 34.3°C
Bendigo Ap 34.3°C
Sheoaks 33.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

6pm

Mostly clear
30°C

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 23°C 22°C 19°C 22°C 23°C 22°C
Minimum 14°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 50% 30% 30% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Very High 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 20
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
SW 25km/h
SW
SW 27km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
SW 26km/h
SW
SSW 28km/h
SSW
S 30km/h
S
S 27km/h
S
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
S 21km/h
S
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 51% 14% 74% 32% 76% 34% 82% 35% 70% 37% 80% 40% 85% 43%
Dew Point 10°C 2°C 10°C 6°C 9°C 6°C 10°C 4°C 8°C 6°C 11°C 9°C 13°C 9°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:24 EDT
sunrise
06:52 EDT
sunset
20:26 EDT
last light
20:53 EDT
moon
set
Sat 23:23 EDT
rise
Sun 12:54 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 13
14°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 12
13.4°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
13.4°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
11.9°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
- 29.9°C -

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
83.4mm
14.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
46.8mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
79.4mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.6mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
6.7°C
Feb 1
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
3rd 1986
Average This Month
12.5°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.1°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
27.8°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
1st
Total This Month
7.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.3mm
7.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
240.3mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1983
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Weather News

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.