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37.45°S 143.68°E 421m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 12°C
Tomorrow 23°C
rain_clearing

Now

31.8°C falling
Updated at 18:30 EDT

Central for Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of light rain near the Otways, most likely later tonight. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of light rain clearing northwards during the early morning. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.8°C falling
Dew Point 4.6°C rising
Feels Like 29.7°C
Relative Humidity 18%
Wind icon
S 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1006.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 34.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 26.5°C
Redesdale 38.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

3am

Rain
16°C

6am

Slight chance shower
13°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Tue 17:36 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Cloudy

Rain clearing

Late shower

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower
Maximum 35°C 23°C 26°C 21°C 25°C 31°C 34°C
Minimum 17°C 12°C 8°C 13°C 8°C 10°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 60% 60% 5% 50% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 22
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 27km/h
NW
SSW 27km/h
SSW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SW 15km/h
SW
SW 26km/h
SW
S 23km/h
S
S 23km/h
S
E 18km/h
E
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 27km/h
NNE
NNW 25km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 32% 17% 77% 36% 67% 26% 83% 58% 75% 37% 65% 26% 54% 38%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 14°C 12°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 14°C 17°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:53 EDT
sunrise
06:23 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:17 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 23:49 EDT
set
Wed 12:05 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 17
15.6°C 37°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
6.6°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
10.1°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
10.4°C 20.9°C 11.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
15.3°C 25.6°C 1.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
4.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
6.6°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
37.0°C
Jan 17

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.6°C
16th
Lowest On Record
0.7°C
3rd 2009
Average This Month
13.0°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.0°C
17th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 2003
Average This Month
28.1°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
14th
Total This Month
13.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
206.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2009
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