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37.58°S 143.87°E 423m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 40°C
Tonight 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

32.3°C rising
Updated at 10:40 EDT

Central for Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h shifting S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 37 to 42.

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
N 35km/h rising
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1014.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 57.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 35.8°C
Mt Gellibrand 35.2°C
Redesdale 32.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
35°C

3pm

Clear
40°C

6pm

Mostly clear
39°C

9pm

Mostly clear
30°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 04:15 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Mallee, Wimmera, North Central, South West and Central

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 40°C 28°C 30°C 28°C 25°C 29°C 33°C
Minimum 20°C 16°C 15°C 14°C 11°C 9°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 20% 60% 50% 10% 10% 30% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 24
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction N 24km/h
N
NW 22km/h
NW
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
W 13km/h
W
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SW 21km/h
SW
SSE 20km/h
SSE
S 23km/h
S
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 21km/h
S
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 21% 7% 61% 27% 68% 34% 82% 35% 76% 37% 72% 32% 72% 30%
Dew Point 4°C -2°C 12°C 8°C 13°C 12°C 15°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 15°C 13°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:54 EDT
sunrise
06:24 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:16 EDT
moon
set
Fri 22:04 EDT
rise
Sat 09:03 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
17°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
14°C 38°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
11°C 33°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
9.9°C 26°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
9.2°C 24.6°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.5mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
8.2mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
4.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
6.7°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Jan 6

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.7°C
14th
Lowest On Record
0.7°C
3rd 2009
Average This Month
11.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 2003
Average This Month
27.0°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
14th
Total This Month
8.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.5mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
206.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2009
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Weather News

Australian Open: Heat policy needs to be looked at, Djokovic says, but Federer maintains his cool

10:14 EDT

The hottest topic of the Australian Open is once again the heat after a day in which Melbourne sweltered and players just about got roasted on court.

Melbourne set to hit 42C as Victoria warned of severe fire threat

10:08 EDT

Melburnians — and the world's best tennis players — are bracing for a 42C stinker today, as energy authorities flag the possibility of curtailing some industrial power users and firefighters prepare for severe risks.

Parts of Australia to pass 40C today as others brace for a hot weekend

09:57 EDT

Very hot and dry conditions have been forecast across the country today and over the weekend, fuelling warnings of extreme fire danger in some states.