Fairfax Media Network

Staffordshire Reef Weather


37.75°S 143.70°E 426m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 10°C
Tonight 2°C
mostly_sunny

Now

10.0°C rising
Updated at 12:50 EST

Central for Friday Patchy fog early this morning. Areas of severe morning frost. Sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming N 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 14.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.0°C rising
Dew Point 5.8°C rising
Feels Like 7.5°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
N 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1022.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:34 EST
Sunset sunset
17:29 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 12.1°C
Mt Gellibrand 9.7°C
Avalon Ap 11.8°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
10°C

6pm

Mostly clear
6°C

9pm

Mostly clear
4°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
3°C

Central Weather Warnings

view all
Vic - Fri 10:13 EST
Cancel Strong Wind Warning for East Gippsland Coast

Vic - Thu 16:03 EST
Cancellation of Sheep Graziers Warning for North Central, North East, Central, West and South Gippsland and East Gippsland

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 21
Sat
Jul 22
Sun
Jul 23
Mon
Jul 24
Tue
Jul 25
Wed
Jul 26
Thu
Jul 27

Mostly sunny

Windy

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 10°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 13°C 11°C 12°C
Minimum -3°C 2°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 50% 20% 50% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Moderate Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
32
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NE 9km/h
NE
N 23km/h
N
NNE 27km/h
NNE
N 32km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NW 12km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NW 29km/h
NW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 26km/h
W
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 97% 69% 87% 75% 96% 86% 100% 81% 96% 82% 99% 82% 96% 73%
Dew Point 2°C 5°C 2°C 6°C 6°C 10°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:05 EST
sunrise
07:34 EST
sunset
17:29 EST
last light
17:57 EST
moon
set
Fri 15:18 EST
rise
Sat 06:00 EST
moon
Sun
Jul 23
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 21
-3°C - 2mm
Thu
Jul 20
4°C 8°C 1mm
Wed
Jul 19
- 10°C 7.2mm
Tue
Jul 18
- 10°C 6.6mm
Mon
Jul 17
3.1°C 11°C 0.8mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
369.9mm
91.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
328.8mm
86 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
301.4mm
91 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.4mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
-4.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-4.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-6.0°C
21st 1982
Average This Month
1.1°C
-1.9°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
12.2°C
11th
Highest On Record
19.1°C
30th 1975
Average This Month
10.0°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
10.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
4th
Total This Month
43.4mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.6mm
20.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
185.4mm
1923
Driest On Record
19.8mm
2001
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Late-week frost covers eastern Australia

12:45 EST

It's a frosty end to the week across much of eastern and southeast Australia, with parts of four states experiencing their lowest temperature in two years this morning.

Warm week ahead for NSW

15:10 EST

Sydney is about to take a break from winter, with a run of warm and spring-like weather on the cards for NSW next week.

Alps looking good after abundant July snow

14:19 EST

Australia's alps have bounced back from a woeful start to the season, with today marking three consecutive weeks of snow gain.