Fairfax Media Network

Soldiers Hill Weather


37.55°S 143.86°E 424m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 1°C
Tomorrow 13°C
cloud_increasing

Now

6.4°C steady
Updated at 18:20 EST

Central for Monday Cloudy. High chance of showers, clearing eastwards this afternoon and falling as snow above 1000 metres. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost about the ranges in the morning. Slight chance of a shower near the Otways, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.4°C steady
Dew Point 6.1°C rising
Feels Like 4.1°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
N 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EST
Sunset sunset
17:54 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 8.5°C
Mt Gellibrand 7.6°C
Redesdale 6.7°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
4°C

12am

Mostly clear
3°C

3am

Mostly clear
2°C

6am

Mostly clear
1°C

Central Weather Warnings

view all
Vic - Mon 15:07 EST
Frost Warning for the Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, North East, South West, West & South Gippsland and East Gippsland

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27

Sunny

Cloud increasing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 9°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 10°C
Minimum 2°C 1°C 5°C 1°C 1°C 4°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 90% 30% 90% 40% 40% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate High Slight High High Slight High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
25
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 22km/h
NE
N 25km/h
N
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
SW 19km/h
SW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 14km/h
W
W 19km/h
W
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SW 16km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 100% 78% 95% 71% 100% 89% 96% 71% 94% 73% 100% 74% 93% 69%
Dew Point 3°C 6°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 5°C 7°C 4°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 3°C 5°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:35 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
17:55 EST
last light
18:22 EST
moon
rise
Tue 07:12 EST
set
Tue 18:26 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Aug 21
1.3°C 10°C 1.4mm
Sun
Aug 20
-3.4°C 10°C 0.8mm
Sat
Aug 19
1.3°C 9.2°C 3.4mm
Fri
Aug 18
3.3°C 8.4°C 6.6mm
Thu
Aug 17
5.5°C 11.9°C 5.8mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
443.9mm
111.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
394.4mm
108 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
383.4mm
113 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
-3.4°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
8th 1963
Average This Month
3.5°C
+0.0°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
11.6°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.6mm
7th
Total This Month
50.0mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.0mm
19.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
167.1mm
1909
Driest On Record
13.0mm
1982
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

NT's 2017 dry season disappearing fast, weather changes 'in line with global warming signals', BOM says

17:05 EST

The heart of the Northern Territory's dry season is probably over, with some towns experiencing record temperatures and averages well above normal on the weekend, a weather forecaster says.

Has Canberra's weather changed according to Bureau of Meteorology records?

17:01 EST

The weather is an ongoing topic of conversation for Canberrans and out-of-towners alike, who struggle to deal with its sub-zero temperatures in winter.

Snow blankets Trentham, parts of central Victoria as Melbourne shivers through wintry conditions

10:10 EST

Snow has blanketed parts of central Victoria this morning as cold, wintry conditions end any hope of an early spring for Melbourne.