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37.54°S 143.83°E 454m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 16°C
drizzle

Now

8.8°C falling
Updated at 06:40 EST

Central for Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of light showers or drizzle. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 19.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.8°C falling
Dew Point 8.9°C steady
Feels Like 8.1°C
Relative Humidity -
Wind icon
NNW 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1023.5hPa steady
Fire Danger -
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:02 EST
Sunset sunset
17:42 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 12.0°C
Mt Gellibrand 10.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Cloudy
11°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
14°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
16°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
13°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 05:10 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Drizzle

Possible shower

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 16°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 11°C 11°C 14°C
Minimum 6°C 9°C 5°C 7°C 4°C 1°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 50% 80% 30% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Slight High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 18
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 18km/h
WNW
W 22km/h
W
W 19km/h
W
SW 20km/h
SW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
NW 15km/h
NW
N 22km/h
N
NW 22km/h
NW
SW 20km/h
SW
SW 24km/h
SW
S 20km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
S 16km/h
S
Relative Humidity 100% 79% 100% 78% 97% 62% 97% 75% 98% 67% 92% 67% 90% 65%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:35 EST
sunrise
07:02 EST
sunset
17:42 EST
last light
18:09 EST
moon
rise
Fri 08:36 EST
set
Fri 19:22 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
3.3°C 10°C 1.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
6.4°C 9.7°C 6.2mm
Tue
Apr 25
12.6°C 16.5°C 25.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
9.1°C 20.8°C 0.2mm
Sun
Apr 23
10.3°C 20.0°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
176.7mm
36.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
226.6mm
33 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
94.0mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.4mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
1.1°C
Mar 31
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.2°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
21st 1987
Average This Month
7.9°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.6°C
8th
Highest On Record
31.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
18.4°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
47.4mm
10th
Total This Month
99.4mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
51.3mm
12.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
154.1mm
1939
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1923
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Weather News

Late-season cyclone potential

16:30 EST

A tropical cyclone may form in Australian waters during the next 24 hours, although the system will have little impact on our mainland.

Wintry chill grips six states and territories

14:58 EST

Parts of eastern and southeast Australia experienced their coldest temperatures in at least six months this morning.

Hobart heritage buildings not built to withstand Tasmania's toughest wind speeds

11:20 EST

Tasmania's heritage buildings are taking a battering from gusty winds they were not designed to withstand.