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37.69°S 143.37°E 282m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 3°C
Tomorrow 10°C
showers_easing

Now

7.0°C rising
Updated at 18:40 EST

South West for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 800 metres at first. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible hail. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely near the coast. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

Currently at Westmere

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.0°C rising
Dew Point 3.0°C steady
Feels Like 2.7°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
NW 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:40 EST
Sunset sunset
17:17 EST

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 4.5°C
Mt Gellibrand 6.0°C
Sheoaks 7.1°C
Mortlake 7.0°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Chance shower or storm
5°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
5°C

3am

Slight chance shower
5°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
4°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 17:59 EST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Damaging Wind) the South West

Vic - Thu 16:40 EST
Strong Wind Warning for West Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Vic - Thu 15:12 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for the Mallee, Wimmera, N Country, N Central, NE, SW, Central, W and S Gippsland and E Gippsland

Victoria Weather Update

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 30
Fri
Jul 1
Sat
Jul 2
Sun
Jul 3
Mon
Jul 4
Tue
Jul 5
Wed
Jul 6

Showers

Showers easing

Possible shower

Late shower

Cloudy

Showers

Showers
Maximum 8°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 8°C 9°C
Minimum 4°C 3°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 5°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 60% 50% 90% 80% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 36
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction N 36km/h
N
NW 28km/h
NW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
W 22km/h
W
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
N 18km/h
N
NNW 19km/h
NNW
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
S 17km/h
S
S 20km/h
S
Relative Humidity 99% 99% 97% 87% 100% 87% 100% 90% 100% 93% 100% 92% 100% 91%
Dew Point 5°C 8°C 4°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:11 EST
sunrise
07:40 EST
sunset
17:17 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
rise
Fri 03:41 EST
set
Fri 14:38 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 4
moon
Tue
Jul 12
moon
Wed
Jul 20
moon
Wed
Jul 27

Westmere Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jun 30
7.2°C - 1.6mm
Wed
Jun 29
5.2°C 12.5°C 0.8mm
Tue
Jun 28
4.2°C 14.2°C 0.2mm
Mon
Jun 27
2.6°C 11.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 26
0.5°C 10.2°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
303.9mm
71.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
241.4mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
264.8mm
71 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.0°C
26th
Lowest On Record
-4.6°C
23rd 1979
Average This Month
3.9°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
3.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
21.6°C
5th 1957
Average This Month
10.6°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
11.1°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.4mm
24th
Total This Month
70.6mm
24 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.0mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
169.5mm
1977
Driest On Record
12.8mm
2006
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