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37.75°S 143.70°E 426m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.0°C falling
Updated at 05:30 EDT

Central for Friday Clear. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.0°C falling
Dew Point 5.6°C falling
Feels Like 16.0°C
Relative Humidity 50%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1010.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:52 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:26 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 15.8°C
Mt Gellibrand 14.5°C
Avalon Ap 13.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

9am

Mostly clear
20°C

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

3pm

Clear
31°C

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 23°C 22°C 19°C 22°C 23°C 22°C
Minimum 14°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 50% 40% 30% 30% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 20
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
SW 25km/h
SW
SW 27km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
SW 26km/h
SW
SSW 28km/h
SSW
S 30km/h
S
S 27km/h
S
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
S 21km/h
S
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 51% 17% 71% 34% 76% 34% 82% 37% 67% 36% 80% 39% 80% 43%
Dew Point 10°C 4°C 10°C 7°C 10°C 6°C 9°C 4°C 7°C 6°C 11°C 8°C 12°C 9°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:24 EDT
sunrise
06:52 EDT
sunset
20:26 EDT
last light
20:53 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 11:47 EDT
set
Sat 23:23 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
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Mar 2
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Mar 9

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 12
13.4°C 30°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
13.4°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
11.9°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
- 29.9°C -
Mon
Feb 8
14.4°C 27.7°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
83.4mm
14.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
46.8mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
79.4mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.6mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
6.7°C
Feb 1
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
3rd 1986
Average This Month
12.3°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.1°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
27.7°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
1st
Total This Month
7.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.3mm
7.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
240.3mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1983
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16:18 EDT

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