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37.52°S 143.46°E 364m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 20°C
windy

Now

9.8°C falling
Updated at 02:10 EDT

South West for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of drizzle near the Otways, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of morning drizzle near the Otways, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.8°C falling
Dew Point 9.5°C falling
Feels Like 6.8°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
SSE 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1024.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:05 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:11 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 12.2°C
Stawell Ap 12.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
10°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

9am

Mostly clear
11°C

12pm

Mostly clear
16°C

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National Forecast

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Windy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 20°C 28°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 30°C
Minimum 9°C 9°C 14°C 15°C 18°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 10% 10% 10% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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 27
km/h
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km/h
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Wind Direction S 27km/h
S
S 28km/h
S
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 16km/h
NE
NE 20km/h
NE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NE 19km/h
NE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NE 16km/h
NE
E 14km/h
E
NE 16km/h
NE
SW 17km/h
SW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 23km/h
S
Relative Humidity 84% 38% 87% 36% 71% 30% 68% 31% 62% 28% 60% 26% 75% 37%
Dew Point 9°C 5°C 12°C 11°C 14°C 11°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 11°C 14°C 10°C 16°C 14°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:38 EDT
sunrise
07:05 EDT
sunset
20:11 EDT
last light
20:38 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 05:21 EDT
set
Sat 19:17 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
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Mar 21

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 24
10.6°C 19°C 0.2mm
Thu
Feb 23
10.1°C 23.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
9.4°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
3.2°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
7.6°C 18.4°C 4.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
83.4mm
14.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
82.8mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
49.0mm
17 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
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.2°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
3rd 1986
Average This Month
10.4°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.1°C
9th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
24.7°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
36.4mm
6th
Total This Month
44.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.3mm
7.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
240.3mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1983
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Weather News

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.

Hot and dry autumn ahead for Australia

17:43 EDT

The seasonal outlook for autumn is hot and dry, but what is causing it? Both maximum and minimum temperatures look to be above average, especially for central Australia, extending down through inland NSW and western VIC.

Wet end to summer for eastern NSW

13:41 EDT

Wrapping up a hot and humid summer many will be happy to forget, rain is on its way for most of NSW east of the divide.