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37.55°S 143.86°E 424m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 10°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

17.3°C falling
Updated at 17:10 EST

Central for Saturday Mostly clear. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the ranges, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm later tonight. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.3°C falling
Dew Point 15.1°C rising
Feels Like 17.3°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
N 33km/h falling
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1010.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:05 EST
Sunset sunset
17:39 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 20.2°C
Mt Gellibrand 19.8°C
Redesdale 18.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
20°C

9pm

Mostly clear
17°C

12am

Shower
16°C

3am

Heavy shower
14°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sat 16:57 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the West Coast

Victoria Weather Update

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 30
Sun
May 1
Mon
May 2
Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Windy

Windy with showers

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 22°C 17°C
Minimum 12°C 10°C 4°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 50% 90% 20% 50% 40%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 26
km/h
32
km/h
33
km/h
32
km/h
24
km/h
35
km/h
36
km/h
38
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction N 26km/h
N
NNW 32km/h
NNW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
WSW 32km/h
WSW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NNW 35km/h
NNW
NNW 36km/h
NNW
NW 38km/h
NW
W 24km/h
W
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
NNW 30km/h
NNW
W 18km/h
W
SW 21km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 98% 55% 90% 61% 80% 50% 78% 72% 86% 55% 81% 50% 82% 52%
Dew Point 14°C 12°C 9°C 7°C 5°C 5°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday 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
07:06 EST
sunset
17:38 EST
last light
18:05 EST
moon
rise
Sun 00:19 EST
set
Sun 14:04 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 30
13.7°C 20°C 2.8mm
Fri
Apr 29
13.5°C 15.4°C 2.6mm
Thu
Apr 28
14.2°C 19.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 27
10.8°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 26
6.2°C 23.4°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
176.7mm
36.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
99.4mm
33 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
198.4mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
2.2°C
Apr 7
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
21st 1987
Average This Month
8.9°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.5°C
5th
Highest On Record
31.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
20.1°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
30th
Total This Month
13.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
51.3mm
12.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
154.1mm
1939
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1923
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