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Ballarat Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 8°C
possible_shower

Now

16.2°C rising
Updated at 11:30 EST

South West for Saturday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the northwest. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the ranges, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm later tonight. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. High.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.2°C rising
Dew Point 16.0°C rising
Feels Like 16.2°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
N 31km/h falling
Wind Gusts 44km/h
Pressure 1013.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:05 EST
Sunset sunset
17:39 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 21.1°C
Mt Gellibrand 21.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
17°C

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
21°C

6pm

Clear
19°C

9pm

Mostly clear
16°C

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Vic - Sat 10:38 EST
Strong Wind Warning for West Coast

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 30
Sun
May 1
Mon
May 2
Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6

Possible shower

Showers easing

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 22°C 15°C
Minimum 12°C 8°C 6°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 40% 90% 20% 60% 40%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 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 25
km/h
32
km/h
32
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
34
km/h
36
km/h
38
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction N 25km/h
N
NNW 32km/h
NNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WSW 30km/h
WSW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NNW 34km/h
NNW
NNW 36km/h
NNW
NNW 38km/h
NNW
W 24km/h
W
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NNW 30km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 97% 52% 90% 61% 76% 50% 76% 67% 86% 55% 77% 50% 83% 52%
Dew Point 14°C 11°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 5°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:38 EST
sunrise
07:05 EST
sunset
17:39 EST
last light
18:06 EST
moon
set
Sat 13:22 EST
rise
Sun 00:19 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 30
14°C - 3mm
Fri
Apr 29
13.5°C 15°C 2.6mm
Thu
Apr 28
14.2°C 19.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 27
10.8°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 26
6.2°C 23.4°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
176.7mm
36.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
99.6mm
33 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
198.4mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
2.2°C
Apr 7
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
21st 1987
Average This Month
8.9°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.5°C
5th
Highest On Record
31.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
20.1°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
30th
Total This Month
14.0mm
9 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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