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Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 9°C
Tomorrow 23°C
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Now

17.1°C falling
Updated at 18:10 EST

South West for Saturday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog during the morning, mainly in the east. Medium chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Areas of smoke haze. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight chance of drizzle in the southeast. Areas of smoke haze. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.1°C falling
Dew Point 9.3°C rising
Feels Like 17.1°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
S 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1021.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:56 EST
Sunset sunset
17:51 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 17.3°C
Mt Gellibrand 18.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
13°C

12am

Mostly clear
12°C

3am

Mostly clear
11°C

6am

Mostly clear
9°C

South West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 21
Sun
Apr 22
Mon
Apr 23
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27

Sunny

Fog then sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Cloudy
Maximum 24°C 23°C 25°C 24°C 20°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 9°C 9°C 9°C 14°C 12°C 9°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 10% 40% 20% 10% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate 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 10
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 10km/h
WNW
SW 14km/h
SW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
N 21km/h
N
NNE 24km/h
NNE
N 25km/h
N
WNW 9km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
S 20km/h
S
S 24km/h
S
Relative Humidity 51% 34% 81% 32% 65% 31% 56% 37% 89% 54% 85% 51% 81% 54%
Dew Point 6°C 7°C 10°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 6°C 8°C 7°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise 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
set
Sat 22:15 EST
rise
Sun 13:02 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 21
3°C 24°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
5.9°C 24°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
5.1°C 21.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
3.8°C 20.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 17
6.9°C 14.1°C 1.4mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
176.8mm
36.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
106.6mm
27 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
194.2mm
29 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.4mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
2.3°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 19

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
21st 1987
Average This Month
8.3°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.2°C
11th
Highest On Record
31.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
21.9°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
15th
Total This Month
20.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
51.3mm
12.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
154.1mm
1939
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1923
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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.