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37.75°S 143.70°E 426m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 8°C
cloudy

Now

15.2°C steady
Updated at 17:10 EDT

Central for Friday Mostly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds S/SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.2°C steady
Dew Point 9.6°C rising
Feels Like 15.2°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
SSW 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 44km/h
Pressure 1005.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:25 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:46 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 17.8°C
Mt Gellibrand 15.2°C
Avalon Ap 19.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
18°C

9pm

Mostly clear
14°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

3am

Mostly clear
10°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 16:42 EDT
Gale Warning for Port Phillip, Central/East Gippsland Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Western Port, Gippsland Lakes and Central Coast

Vic - Fri 15:37 EDT
Cancellation of Brown Rot Advice for the Mallee, N Country, N Central, NE, Central, W & S Gippsland and E Gippsland

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26

Cloudy

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 20°C 25°C 31°C 34°C 24°C 23°C 26°C
Minimum 14°C 8°C 10°C 18°C 16°C 10°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 70% 10% 30% 90% 50% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 22
km/h
37
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
29
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction W 22km/h
W
SW 37km/h
SW
S 23km/h
S
S 21km/h
S
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
N 24km/h
N
SW 30km/h
SW
SW 29km/h
SW
S 24km/h
S
S 24km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 92% 59% 76% 41% 60% 28% 54% 42% 78% 39% 71% 40% 73% 38%
Dew Point 15°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 15°C 18°C 13°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 10°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
05:57 EDT
sunrise
06:26 EDT
sunset
20:46 EDT
last light
21:15 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 01:23 EDT
set
Sat 14:52 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 20
12.6°C 16°C 22.2mm
Thu
Jan 19
8.9°C 28.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
11.6°C 22.3°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

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
35.8mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
8.4mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.2mm
Jan 20
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
12.7°C
+1.5°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
27.3°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.2mm
20th
Total This Month
35.8mm
4 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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