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37.69°S 143.37°E 282m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 12°C
showers

Now

9.9°C falling
Updated at 08:30 EST

South West for Friday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm near the Otways during this afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.

Currently at Westmere

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.9°C falling
Dew Point 8.2°C falling
Feels Like 7.6°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
WSW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 992.7hPa
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.6mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EST
Sunset sunset
18:28 EST

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 6.9°C
Mt Gellibrand 8.6°C
Sheoaks 9.9°C
Mortlake 11.4°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower or storm
7°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
10°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
12°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

South West Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 05:10 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the West Coast

Vic - Fri 04:55 EST
Moderate Flood Warning for the Glenelg River

Vic - Thu 14:31 EST
Flood Watch for South West Victoria (Glenelg, Hopkins and Portland Basins)

Victoria Weather Update

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5
Thu
Oct 6

Showers

Clearing shower

Rain developing

Showers

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Possible shower

Sunny
Maximum 12°C 13°C 19°C 11°C 13°C 15°C 19°C
Minimum 5°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 90% 90% 90% 60% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate High Moderate High
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 17
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
34
km/h
28
km/h
36
km/h
31
km/h
37
km/h
29
km/h
35
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 17km/h
WSW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
NW 27km/h
NW
NNE 30km/h
NNE
NNE 34km/h
NNE
NW 28km/h
NW
NW 36km/h
NW
NW 31km/h
NW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
W 35km/h
W
NW 18km/h
NW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 100% 82% 100% 77% 81% 67% 97% 84% 100% 87% 96% 75% 91% 68%
Dew Point 7°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 12°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 12°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:35 EST
sunrise
06:02 EST
sunset
18:28 EST
last light
18:55 EST
moon
set
Fri 17:44 EST
rise
Sat 06:10 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23

Westmere Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 29
7.8°C - 7.4mm
Wed
Sep 28
3.9°C 16.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
3.4°C 14.7°C 3.6mm
Mon
Sep 26
2.6°C 15.3°C 0.2mm
Sun
Sep 25
3.7°C 12.8°C 5.6mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
516.2mm
127.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
567.8mm
138 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
408.2mm
124 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.0mm
Sep 14
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Jan 13

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.7°C
27th
Lowest On Record
-4.5°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
5.7°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
4.6°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.2°C
8th
Highest On Record
27.9°C
30th 1961
Average This Month
13.2°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
54.0mm
14th
Total This Month
169.4mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
71.4mm
16.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
162.9mm
1916
Driest On Record
19.2mm
1972
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07:27 EST

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