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Ballarat Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 8°C
cloudy

Now

17.3°C rising
Updated at 15:30 EDT

Central for Monday Cloudy. Areas of patchy fog in the east early this morning. Slight chance of a light shower this morning in the west, increasing to medium in the east. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 19.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.3°C rising
Dew Point 12.2°C rising
Feels Like 17.3°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
SW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1017.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:49 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 17.0°C
Redesdale 22.2°C
Mt Gellibrand 12.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

12am

Fog
11°C

3am

Fog
9°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28
Sun
Oct 29

Cloudy

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 23°C 21°C 25°C
Minimum 7°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 4°C 11°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 30% 90% 60% 20% 50% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
30
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
38
km/h
Wind Direction SW 10km/h
SW
W 14km/h
W
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NW 12km/h
NW
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
NNE 17km/h
NNE
N 30km/h
N
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
N 25km/h
N
NNW 38km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 97% 63% 90% 67% 100% 80% 94% 57% 76% 40% 80% 48% 74% 38%
Dew Point 10°C 11°C 11°C 14°C 15°C 18°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 9°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:03 EDT
sunrise
06:30 EDT
sunset
19:49 EDT
last light
20:16 EDT
moon
set
Mon 22:57 EDT
rise
Tue 09:23 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Oct 23
8°C 17°C 0.2mm
Sun
Oct 22
7°C 14°C 0.4mm
Sat
Oct 21
5.4°C 12°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 20
7.2°C 14.1°C 0.2mm
Thu
Oct 19
14.8°C 22.1°C 11.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
582.5mm
143.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
493.4mm
149 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
677.0mm
155 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.4°C
10th
Lowest On Record
-3.6°C
22nd 2006
Average This Month
7.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
6.1°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
33.4°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
18.3°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.4mm
12th
Total This Month
36.2mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.5mm
15.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
193.3mm
1975
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1914
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Weather News

BOM warning in south-east Queensland forecasts damaging hail and wind

15:29 EDT

Intense hail has hit the Toowoomba region, blanketing the ground, as thunderstorms sweep across south-east Queensland.

The Storms in Sydney on Sunday

14:23 EDT

Parts of the Sydney skyline were lit up by lightening yesterday, as a low pressure trough triggered thunderstorms.

Spring heat returns to Sydney

13:35 EDT

Warm air should build in Sydney over the weekend as a frontal system crosses to the south of the state, causing the mercury to near 30 degrees for the third time this month.