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37.40°S 143.92°E 506m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 1°C
Today 9°C
clearing_shower

Now

2.3°C falling
Updated at 02:30 EST

Central for Saturday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 500 metres. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Mostly sunny morning. Areas of severe morning frost. Slight chance of a shower at night. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 2.3°C falling
Dew Point 2.3°C falling
Feels Like -0.3°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
SW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1021.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.4mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:05 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 4.3°C
Redesdale 2.9°C
Bendigo Ap 4.4°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
2°C

6am

Mostly clear
1°C

9am

Mostly clear
4°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
8°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 Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25

Clearing shower

Late shower

Showers easing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny
Maximum 9°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 13°C
Minimum 1°C -3°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 0°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 60% 90% 90% 90% 60% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk High Severe High Moderate Moderate High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 16
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SW 16km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
N 6km/h
N
N 17km/h
N
NNE 28km/h
NNE
NNE 26km/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
WNW 12km/h
WNW
NW 18km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 92% 68% 84% 54% 100% 89% 100% 86% 96% 69% 95% 74% 97% 74%
Dew Point 3°C 4°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 8°C 6°C 9°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
369.8mm
111 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

00:03 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.