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37.75°S 143.70°E 426m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 31°C
sunny

Now

20.1°C rising
Updated at 08:40 EDT

Central for Wednesday Sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW in the afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.1°C rising
Dew Point 1.5°C falling
Feels Like 20.1°C
Relative Humidity 29%
Wind icon
ESE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1019.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 11.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 14.9°C
Mt Gellibrand 16.2°C
Avalon Ap 17.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
18°C

12pm

Mostly clear
26°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Clear
31°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 17
Thu
Jan 18
Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23

Sunny

Sunny

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 37°C 39°C 28°C 30°C 24°C 26°C
Minimum 11°C 16°C 20°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 30% 20% 10% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 12
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction E 12km/h
E
WNW 12km/h
WNW
NNE 22km/h
NNE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
N 23km/h
N
NW 24km/h
NW
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 11km/h
SE
WSW 17km/h
WSW
SW 18km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 43% 12% 37% 13% 28% 9% 75% 43% 77% 35% 79% 37% 77% 38%
Dew Point 6°C -2°C 8°C 5°C 6°C 1°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 12°C 14°C 8°C 12°C 10°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:52 EDT
sunrise
06:22 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:17 EDT
moon
set
Wed 20:47 EDT
rise
Thu 07:11 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
Tue
Jan 16
10°C 26°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
9°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 14
6.7°C 21°C 4.2mm
Sat
Jan 13
11.0°C 18.0°C 3.4mm
Fri
Jan 12
19.9°C 24.9°C 0.4mm

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
11.1°C
-0.1°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
26.0°C
+0.5°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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19:02 EDT

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