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37.56°S 143.86°E 412m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 6°C
increasing_sunshine

Now

16.7°C steady
Updated at 15:50 EDT

Central for Monday Morning cloud. Sunny afternoon. Slight chance of drizzle in the east this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 20.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.7°C steady
Dew Point 9.9°C steady
Feels Like 13.5°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
SSE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1026.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:33 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 15.6°C
Mt Gellibrand 14.9°C
Redesdale 24.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
18°C

9pm

Clear
12°C

12am

Mostly clear
9°C

3am

Mostly clear
7°C

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Oct 21
Tue
Oct 22
Wed
Oct 23
Thu
Oct 24
Fri
Oct 25
Sat
Oct 26
Sun
Oct 27

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 24°C 26°C 29°C 18°C 12°C 16°C
Minimum 5°C 6°C 8°C 13°C 11°C 6°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 50% 80% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
35
km/h
29
km/h
32
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 12km/h
SSW
SW 17km/h
SW
SE 7km/h
SE
WSW 14km/h
WSW
N 14km/h
N
NW 19km/h
NW
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NNE 29km/h
NNE
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
W 29km/h
W
W 32km/h
W
WSW 21km/h
WSW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 93% 57% 74% 40% 68% 42% 60% 39% 83% 61% 93% 70% 92% 63%
Dew Point 8°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 13°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 9°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:06 EDT
sunrise
06:33 EDT
sunset
19:47 EDT
last light
20:14 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 02:47 EDT
set
Tue 12:48 EDT
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13
moon
Wed
Nov 20

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Oct 21
6.8°C 17°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 20
4.5°C 12.5°C 0.8mm
Sat
Oct 19
4.9°C 12.7°C 2.4mm
Fri
Oct 18
0.5°C 17.3°C 5.8mm
Thu
Oct 17
5.4°C 10.6°C 10.6mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
582.5mm
143.2 Day(s)
Total For 2019
477.8mm
138 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
406.8mm
128 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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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.6°C
22nd 2006
Average This Month
6.6°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
6.1°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
33.4°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
16.5°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.6mm
17th
Total This Month
23.4mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.5mm
15.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
193.3mm
1975
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1914
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Weather News

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09:06 EDT

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06:09 EDT

Olivia Twyford is determined the voices of young Australians will be heard when it comes to the impact of the drought.

Centenarian celebrates 100 years with a long view of declining dairy, drought, and strong Biggenden community

15:21 EDT

With a strong dairy industry, no mobile phones, and more horses than cars, life was a lot simpler in 1919 when Ivy Seymore was born in Biggenden.