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Today 10°C
Tonight 0°C
clearing_shower

Now

8.3°C falling
Updated at 14:00 EST

Central for Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers this morning, mostly clearing during the afternoon. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 13.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.3°C falling
Dew Point 4.9°C rising
Feels Like 5.8°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
SSE 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1023.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:50 EST
Sunset sunset
18:02 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 10.3°C
Mt Gellibrand 10.5°C
Mortlake 10.1°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
7°C

9pm

Mostly clear
4°C

12am

Mostly clear
2°C

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Late shower

Rain

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Rain
Maximum 10°C 13°C 13°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 10°C
Minimum 4°C 0°C 1°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 70% 90% 90% 50% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight High High Nil Slight Slight High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 17
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8
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22
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26
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Wind Direction S 17km/h
S
S 20km/h
S
SSW 12km/h
SSW
S 16km/h
S
N 8km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNE 22km/h
NNE
NE 26km/h
NE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
S 26km/h
S
S 20km/h
S
SSW 25km/h
SSW
SW 12km/h
SW
SW 18km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 97% 66% 92% 53% 86% 57% 91% 75% 100% 78% 100% 68% 100% 68%
Dew Point 6°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 5°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

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first light
06:24 EST
sunrise
06:50 EST
sunset
18:02 EST
last light
18:28 EST
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Sun 18:40 EST
set
Mon 07:28 EST
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Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 30
5°C - 0.8mm
Sat
Aug 29
-0.2°C 8°C 2.2mm
Fri
Aug 28
5.0°C 11.0°C 0.8mm
Thu
Aug 27
0.5°C 12.0°C 0.2mm
Wed
Aug 26
6.1°C 12.3°C 2.6mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
444.8mm
111.0 Day(s)
Total For 2015
365.2mm
110 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
330.4mm
99 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.2mm
Feb 14
Lowest Temperature
-5.6°C
Jul 19
Highest Temperature
38.2°C
Jan 2

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.2°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
8th 1963
Average This Month
3.5°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
3.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.8°C
22nd
Highest On Record
23.0°C
29th 1982
Average This Month
10.7°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.0mm
17th
Total This Month
38.4mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.5mm
19.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
167.1mm
1909
Driest On Record
13.0mm
1982
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16:10 EST

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