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37.43°S 143.38°E 400m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 31°C
clearing_shower

Now

17.5°C steady
Updated at 00:40 EDT

South West for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE 25 to 35 km/h turning N 30 to 45 km/h in the late morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Saturday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h shifting cooler SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.5°C steady
Dew Point 17.8°C rising
Feels Like 17.5°C
Relative Humidity -
Wind icon
NE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa falling
Fire Danger -
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.6mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:13 EDT

Nearby Now

Stawell Ap 18.1°C
Sheoaks 19.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Intermittent rain
18°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

9am

Slight chance shower
20°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
24°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 22:09 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Port Phillip, Central Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Vic - Thu 15:31 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for Mallee, Wimmera and South West

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1

Clearing shower

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 25°C 19°C 25°C 30°C 29°C 23°C
Minimum 17°C 21°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 16°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 10% 5% 5% 40% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High Very High
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 26
km/h
34
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
29
km/h
28
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NE 26km/h
NE
NNE 34km/h
NNE
NNW 28km/h
NNW
WSW 28km/h
WSW
SSW 29km/h
SSW
SSW 28km/h
SSW
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
N 23km/h
N
NNW 26km/h
NNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 76% 34% 72% 70% 75% 40% 78% 28% 59% 21% 54% 22% 80% 30%
Dew Point 16°C 13°C 18°C 15°C 7°C 5°C 9°C 5°C 9°C 5°C 10°C 5°C 10°C 5°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:36 EDT
sunrise
07:03 EDT
sunset
20:13 EDT
last light
20:40 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 14:06 EDT
set
Sat 00:45 EDT
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 22
18.4°C 22°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 21
14.4°C 26.0°C -
Tue
Feb 20
11.9°C 29.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
13.6°C 22.0°C 0.6mm
Sun
Feb 18
9.5°C 27.8°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
83.6mm
14.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
46.0mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
82.6mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.4mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
5.3°C
Feb 15
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 19

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
3rd 1986
Average This Month
12.2°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.4°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
26.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
19th
Total This Month
2.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.1mm
7.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
240.3mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1983
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13:24 EDT

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11:43 EDT

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