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37.56°S 143.86°E 412m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 2°C
Tomorrow 12°C
cloudy

Now

5.3°C steady
Updated at 23:10 EST

Central for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1200 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast during this afternoon and evening. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 14.
Wednesday Cloudy. Areas of frost and the chance of fog about the ranges in the morning. Slight chance of a shower in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1000 metres in the morning. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning NW 25 to 35 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 15.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

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Temperature 5.3°C steady
Dew Point 5.2°C steady
Feels Like 1.0°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
W 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1015.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.6mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:32 EST
Sunset sunset
17:31 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 6.6°C
Mt Gellibrand 5.3°C
Redesdale 5.9°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
5°C

3am

Mostly clear
3°C

6am

Mostly clear
3°C

9am

Mostly clear
5°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Tue 22:26 EST
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

Vic - Tue 21:53 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

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Clearing shower

Cloudy

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Maximum 10°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 11°C
Minimum 5°C 2°C 7°C 7°C 2°C 1°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 40% 60% 20% 40% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Nil Nil Moderate High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 27
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Wind Direction NW 27km/h
NW
NNW 34km/h
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NW 18km/h
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WNW 23km/h
WNW
N 20km/h
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NNW 26km/h
NNW
N 20km/h
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WSW 18km/h
WSW
NW 12km/h
NW
W 17km/h
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N 12km/h
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NNW 17km/h
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NW 21km/h
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Relative Humidity 98% 86% 96% 84% 100% 84% 100% 95% 98% 74% 90% 71% 98% 85%
Dew Point 6°C 7°C 5°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 5°C 6°C 3°C 6°C 6°C 9°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:03 EST
sunrise
07:32 EST
sunset
17:31 EST
last light
18:00 EST
moon
rise
Tue 23:21 EST
set
Wed 11:30 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 25
moon
Thu
Aug 1
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Thu
Aug 8
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Thu
Aug 15

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 23
5.9°C 11°C 1.8mm
Mon
Jul 22
3.1°C 12.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 21
6.1°C 13.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 20
5.1°C 12°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 19
5.4°C 11.4°C 0.6mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
369.9mm
91.4 Day(s)
Total For 2019
325.2mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
261.0mm
78 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.8mm
May 10
Lowest Temperature
-2.5°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 25

Ballarat Ap Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.2°C
5th
Lowest On Record
-6.0°C
21st 1982
Average This Month
4.8°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.7°C
6th
Highest On Record
19.1°C
30th 1975
Average This Month
11.2°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
10.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
11th
Total This Month
43.0mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.6mm
20.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
185.4mm
1923
Driest On Record
19.8mm
2001
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Weather News

The week ahead for NSW

15:11 EST

A cold front is passing over southern parts of New South Wales, with cold air in its wake and unusually warm air ahead of the system over central and northern areas.

Dry winds elevate the risk of fire in the Top End

13:07 EST

With strong winds and temperatures on the rise, there has been severe fire danger declared for the Darwin and Adelaide River and Northern Fire Protection Area fire forecast areas.

Country towns close to reaching 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought

12:19 EST

Across New South Wales and Queensland's southern downs, country towns are approaching their own 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought.