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Ballarat Forecast

Today 12°C
Tonight 4°C
mostly_sunny

Now

10.5°C rising
Updated at 14:50 EST

South West for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers near the coast this morning. Patchy morning fog in the north. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning N 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.5°C rising
Dew Point 4.9°C rising
Feels Like 8.5°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
WNW 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1019.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:29 EST
Sunset sunset
17:34 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 11.4°C
Mt Gellibrand 10.8°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
8°C

9pm

Cloudy
7°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 10:42 EST
Gale Warning East Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind Warning West Coast and Central Gippsland Coast. Cancel Central Coast

Vic - Fri 10:18 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Destructive Wind) Central, South West, East Gippsland, North Central, North East, West & Sth Gippsland & Wimmera

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 28
Sat
Jul 29
Sun
Jul 30
Mon
Jul 31
Tue
Aug 1
Wed
Aug 2
Thu
Aug 3

Mostly sunny

Windy with showers

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 12°C 16°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 10°C
Minimum 3°C 4°C 5°C 1°C 1°C 1°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 10% 90% 90% 20% 20% 40% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Slight Slight High High High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 18
km/h
17
km/h
36
km/h
36
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction W 18km/h
W
WNW 17km/h
WNW
NNE 36km/h
NNE
NNE 36km/h
NNE
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
W 8km/h
W
WSW 16km/h
WSW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
E 12km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 99% 69% 81% 63% 98% 78% 98% 72% 97% 67% 91% 65% 92% 82%
Dew Point 5°C 7°C 3°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:01 EST
sunrise
07:29 EST
sunset
17:34 EST
last light
18:02 EST
moon
set
Fri 22:51 EST
rise
Sat 11:01 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15
moon
Tue
Aug 22

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 28
4°C - 6mm
Thu
Jul 27
-1°C 10°C 0.4mm
Wed
Jul 26
3.1°C 12°C 2.4mm
Tue
Jul 25
5.4°C 14.0°C 0.8mm
Mon
Jul 24
3.3°C 12.7°C 5.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
369.9mm
91.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
343.8mm
91 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
328.0mm
98 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.4mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
-4.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-4.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-6.0°C
21st 1982
Average This Month
1.6°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.0°C
25th
Highest On Record
19.1°C
30th 1975
Average This Month
10.5°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
10.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
4th
Total This Month
58.4mm
21 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.6mm
20.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
185.4mm
1923
Driest On Record
19.8mm
2001
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Weather News

Southern states brace for wild weekend

13:17 EST

Unseasonably warm weather and damaging winds will sweep across Australia's southern states during the next three days ahead one of the strongest cold fronts so far this year.

Storm batters south-west WA as strong winds down trees, damage homes

10:33 EST

A severe cold front over the southern half of Western Australia has uprooted trees and brought down power lines, causing minor property damage — and more severe weather is on the way.

Horror bushfire season forecast for NSW with early start predicted, RFS says

09:57 EST

New South Wales could be heading for a horror bushfire season with the first fire expected in a matter of weeks, according to the Rural Fire Service.