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Ballarat Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 12°C
rain

Now

7.6°C steady
Updated at 05:50 EST

South West for Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.6°C steady
Dew Point 7.7°C steady
Feels Like 4.4°C
Relative Humidity -
Wind icon
N 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1003.5hPa falling
Fire Danger -
Rain since 9am/last hr 9.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:26 EST
Sunset sunset
17:17 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 9.2°C
Mt Gellibrand 8.6°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Intermittent rain
9°C

12pm

Shower
11°C

3pm

Chance shower
12°C

6pm

Mostly clear
9°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 05:10 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Vic - Thu 04:44 EST
Warning for Farmers and Graziers in Victoria. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

Victoria Weather Update

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1

Rain

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 12°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 15°C
Minimum 7°C 3°C 4°C 3°C 2°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 80% 20% 20% 30% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Slight Moderate Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 16
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 16km/h
SSW
SW 26km/h
SW
NW 13km/h
NW
N 18km/h
N
S 19km/h
S
SW 28km/h
SW
W 14km/h
W
SW 18km/h
SW
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 100% 82% 96% 73% 100% 72% 97% 66% 94% 67% 96% 69% 97% 69%
Dew Point 9°C 9°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 10°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:58 EST
sunrise
07:26 EST
sunset
17:17 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
set
Thu 10:38 EST
rise
Thu 21:13 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 25
5.0°C 11°C 0.2mm
Tue
May 24
7.3°C 13.7°C 0.2mm
Mon
May 23
7.3°C 12.9°C 5.2mm
Sun
May 22
8.3°C 18.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 21
5.4°C 15.5°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
240.9mm
53.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
158.0mm
47 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
235.2mm
53 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
1.3°C
May 16
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.3°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-4.5°C
21st 1990
Average This Month
8.0°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
5.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.1°C
6th
Highest On Record
26.1°C
1st 1988
Average This Month
15.9°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
13.9°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.2mm
10th
Total This Month
58.6mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
64.2mm
16.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
172.7mm
1960
Driest On Record
6.1mm
1934
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