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37.62°S 143.64°E 424m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

1.6°C steady
Updated at 07:30 EDT

South West for Friday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog about the ranges early this morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 1.6°C steady
Dew Point 1.6°C steady
Feels Like 1.6°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
NNE 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1021.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:37 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:21 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 6.6°C
Mt Gellibrand 7.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
8°C

12pm

Mostly clear
14°C

3pm

Mostly clear
17°C

6pm

Mostly clear
16°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 05:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5
Thu
Apr 6

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 15°C 16°C 19°C 22°C 22°C 23°C
Minimum 4°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 60% 40% 50% 5% 5% 50% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 14km/h
WSW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 27km/h
SW
S 25km/h
S
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
NE 18km/h
NE
WSW 13km/h
WSW
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
N 19km/h
N
Relative Humidity 85% 44% 89% 54% 75% 54% 71% 40% 69% 33% 64% 34% 59% 30%
Dew Point 5°C 5°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 8°C 5°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 5°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
07:11 EDT
sunrise
07:37 EDT
sunset
19:21 EDT
last light
19:47 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 10:46 EDT
set
Fri 21:44 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
5.8°C 15°C 3.4mm
Wed
Mar 29
8.6°C 22.3°C 0.2mm
Tue
Mar 28
6.3°C 22.8°C 2.8mm
Mon
Mar 27
16.9°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
14.9°C 28.0°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
125.4mm
24.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
127.2mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
85.6mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.4mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
3.2°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.8°C
30th
Lowest On Record
-0.6°C
25th 1965
Average This Month
12.7°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
10.0°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
1st
Highest On Record
37.7°C
12th 1998
Average This Month
26.3°C
+3.8°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
44.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.0mm
9.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
162.2mm
1911
Driest On Record
2.2mm
1923
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Weather News

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07:28 EDT

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NSW flooding: Lismore residents ordered to evacuate as town faces 'unprecedented' conditions

07:28 EDT

Emergency services are facing 'unprecedented' flood levels on the New South Wales north coast, and sirens have sounded in Lismore, warning residents they must leave immediately.

Cyclone Debbie: Evacuations in Beaudesert as BOM warns river peaking

07:24 EDT

Residents in and around Beaudesert, south of Brisbane, have been told to evacuate immediately with the Logan River heading to a record flood level.