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37.60°S 143.77°E 398m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 7°C
Tomorrow 28°C
late_shower

Now

16.7°C falling
Updated at 19:30 EDT

Central for Wednesday Clear. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the Otways, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. A dry day but showers developing during the evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.7°C falling
Dew Point 5.6°C falling
Feels Like 16.7°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
SE 29km/h steady
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1015.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 8.4
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

Sheoaks 16.3°C
Mt Gellibrand 15.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
15°C

12am

Clear
10°C

3am

Mostly clear
9°C

6am

Mostly clear
7°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 16:44 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the East Gippsland Coast. Cancellation for the Central Coast and Central Gippsland Coast

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 10% 90% 50% 5% 50% 70% 40%
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
18
km/h
32
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 28km/h
SSW
S 27km/h
S
SE 25km/h
SE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SW 32km/h
SW
S 23km/h
S
S 23km/h
S
ESE 18km/h
ESE
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NW 24km/h
NW
WSW 27km/h
WSW
SW 28km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 74% 37% 65% 19% 84% 52% 71% 38% 64% 25% 53% 37% 75% 44%
Dew Point 9°C 7°C 7°C 2°C 13°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 14°C 16°C 12°C 10°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:54 EDT
sunrise
06:24 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:16 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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Weather News

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19:00 EDT

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17:18 EDT

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Kimberley flooding: Warnings ignored as wild weather lashes WA's north

14:54 EDT

Authorities are growing frustrated with people continuing to drive across fast-moving creek crossings, as hundreds of millimetres of rain swells river catchments across WA's north.