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37.81°S 143.46°E 260m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 23°C
fog_then_sunny

Now

12.8°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EST

Central for Sunday Areas of morning fog. Mostly sunny afternoon. Areas of smoke haze. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Monday Areas of morning fog. Sunny afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting E/SE early in the morning then tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Westmere

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.8°C rising
Dew Point 12.1°C steady
Feels Like 12.7°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
SW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:57 EST
Sunset sunset
17:50 EST

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 8.9°C
Mt Gellibrand 14.9°C
Sheoaks 9.8°C
Mortlake 14.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
11°C

6am

Mostly clear
9°C

9am

Mostly clear
13°C

12pm

Clear
20°C

Central Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 22
Mon
Apr 23
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28

Fog then sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Cloudy

Cloudy
Maximum 23°C 25°C 24°C 20°C 16°C 17°C 17°C
Minimum 9°C 9°C 14°C 12°C 9°C 7°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 50% 40% 30% 10% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 8
km/h
14
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22
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Wind Direction SSE 8km/h
SSE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
N 22km/h
N
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NW 10km/h
NW
W 18km/h
W
SW 20km/h
SW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
S 20km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
SSW 19km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 81% 32% 67% 30% 56% 35% 88% 52% 85% 51% 81% 54% 88% 48%
Dew Point 10°C 6°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 13°C 10°C 10°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 6°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:30 EST
sunrise
06:57 EST
sunset
17:50 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
rise
Sun 13:02 EST
set
Sun 23:17 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
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Apr 30
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Westmere Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Apr 20
4.6°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
4.6°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
0.0°C 21.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 17
8.9°C 16.0°C 0.4mm
Mon
Apr 16
13.2°C 16.8°C 0.8mm

Westmere Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
125.5mm
33.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
54.2mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
132.4mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
13.8mm
Mar 24
Lowest Temperature
0.0°C
Apr 18
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Jan 19

Westmere Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.0°C
18th
Lowest On Record
-1.5°C
13th 2015
Average This Month
8.4°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
7.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.7°C
10th
Highest On Record
35.6°C
1st 2014
Average This Month
22.9°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.4mm
15th
Total This Month
12.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
37.6mm
12.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
91.6mm
2017
Driest On Record
10.8mm
2013
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Weather News

Dry end to the wet season for the Top End

15:19 EST

A generally healthy wet season across the Northern Territory's Top End is having a very dry April to finish it off.

Outback weather watchers use local knowledge to record private history of rain events

08:38 EST

When your livelihood depends on the weather, predictions, patterns and planning are paramount, which is especially true for farmers and graziers in western Queensland where families have been keeping an eye on the skies for decades.

East coast rain and storm update

16:45 EST

Heavy rain, thunderstorms and damaging winds are all possible in parts of eastern Australia next week.