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37.56°S 143.86°E 412m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 22°C
late_shower

Now

14.2°C steady
Updated at 18:30 EDT

Central for Thursday Humid. Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east during the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the east in the early morning. High chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 25.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.2°C steady
Dew Point 14.2°C steady
Feels Like 13.0°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
SW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1007.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:16 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 15.6°C
Mt Gellibrand 15.5°C
Redesdale 15.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
14°C

12am

Fog
12°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 16:40 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for East Gippsland Coast

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 2
Fri
Apr 3
Sat
Apr 4
Sun
Apr 5
Mon
Apr 6
Tue
Apr 7
Wed
Apr 8

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Cloudy

Cloudy

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 22°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 17°C
Minimum 12°C 11°C 7°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 70% 80% 10% 20% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High Moderate Moderate Moderate High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
34
km/h
26
km/h
36
km/h
36
km/h
31
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction S 14km/h
S
WSW 22km/h
WSW
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NNE 34km/h
NNE
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
NW 36km/h
NW
W 31km/h
W
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 24km/h
SW
SSW 25km/h
SSW
S 25km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
SSE 25km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 100% 88% 96% 58% 93% 72% 88% 83% 82% 65% 82% 63% 84% 61%
Dew Point 15°C 17°C 14°C 14°C 7°C 5°C 8°C 9°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 9°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
07:15 EDT
sunrise
07:41 EDT
sunset
19:15 EDT
last light
19:41 EDT
moon
set
Fri 01:25 EDT
rise
Fri 16:26 EDT
moon
Wed
Apr 8
moon
Wed
Apr 15
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Thu
Apr 23
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Fri
May 1

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 2
12.4°C 15°C 18.6mm
Wed
Apr 1
6.6°C 22.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 31
6.2°C 21.3°C 0.2mm
Mon
Mar 30
9.5°C 20.2°C 6.6mm
Sun
Mar 29
16.5°C 22.8°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
176.8mm
36.7 Day(s)
Total For 2020
161.4mm
31 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
32.8mm
21 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Jan 23
Lowest Temperature
3.6°C
Feb 27
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 31

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.6°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
21st 1987
Average This Month
9.5°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
7.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.4°C
1st
Highest On Record
31.5°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
18.7°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.6mm
2nd
Total This Month
18.6mm
1 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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