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Ballarat Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 13°C
late_shower

Now

22.7°C rising
Updated at 13:20 EDT

South West for Thursday Becoming cloudy this afternoon. High (80%) chance of showers in the southwest, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.7°C rising
Dew Point 2.8°C rising
Feels Like 22.7°C
Relative Humidity 27%
Wind icon
SSE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 13.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Stawell Ap 24.2°C
Sheoaks 21.7°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
21°C

12am

Rain
18°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 11:56 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Late shower

Rain

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 21°C 25°C 31°C 34°C 25°C 23°C
Minimum 7°C 13°C 8°C 10°C 17°C 16°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 5% 30% 70% 10% 20%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 24
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
32
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SE 24km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
SW 19km/h
SW
SW 32km/h
SW
S 23km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
ESE 18km/h
ESE
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NNW 26km/h
NNW
WSW 27km/h
WSW
SW 30km/h
SW
S 25km/h
S
S 26km/h
S
Relative Humidity 67% 20% 90% 57% 72% 39% 62% 28% 56% 35% 79% 43% 69% 38%
Dew Point 7°C 3°C 14°C 12°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 15°C 16°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:54 EDT
sunrise
06:24 EDT
sunset
20:47 EDT
last light
21:16 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 00:52 EDT
set
Fri 13:57 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
Thu
Jan 19
9°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
11.6°C 22°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
15.6°C 37.3°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

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
37.3°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
12.7°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.3°C
17th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 2003
Average This Month
27.8°C
+2.4°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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Weather News

WA flooding continues

12:56 EDT

Record-breaking rain is causing flooding over parts of Western Australia this week, while parched Perth misses out once again.

Heatwave has race car drivers concerned about tyres and road temperatures

11:56 EDT

As temperatures push above 35 degrees along the east coast, what does the extreme heat do to tyres driving on hot, often bubbling roads? Bitumen absorbs the summer heat, often making road surfaces more than 20 degrees hotter than air temperatures.

Cattle prepare for simulated heatwave for Queensland study into their welfare, performance

10:49 EDT

Radio transmitters have been inserted into the stomachs of 24 feedlot cattle to monitor their body temperatures, as part of a three-month trial investigating the impact of heatwaves.