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37.56°S 143.86°E 412m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 11°C
sunny

Now

26.6°C rising
Updated at 17:40 EDT

Central for Tuesday Patchy fog early this morning. A partly cloudy morning, then a mostly sunny afternoon. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

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Temperature 26.6°C rising
Dew Point 7.1°C rising
Feels Like 22.3°C
Relative Humidity 29%
Wind icon
SW 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1015.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 17.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:41 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 23.1°C
Mt Gellibrand 24.2°C
Redesdale 31.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

12am

Mostly clear
15°C

3am

Mostly clear
12°C

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 28
Wed
Jan 29
Thu
Jan 30
Fri
Jan 31
Sat
Feb 1
Sun
Feb 2
Mon
Feb 3

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Cloudy
Maximum 25°C 32°C 37°C 37°C 30°C 19°C 16°C
Minimum 10°C 11°C 17°C 22°C 22°C 9°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 60% 80% 30% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction SW 14km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
NNE 21km/h
NNE
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NE 23km/h
NE
N 29km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
SW 23km/h
SW
WSW 29km/h
WSW
WSW 25km/h
WSW
SW 29km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 71% 39% 75% 23% 44% 17% 39% 28% 77% 68% 86% 54% 87% 62%
Dew Point 10°C 10°C 12°C 8°C 12°C 7°C 14°C 16°C 23°C 21°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 8°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:06 EDT
sunrise
06:35 EDT
sunset
20:40 EDT
last light
21:09 EDT
moon
set
Tue 22:48 EDT
rise
Wed 10:18 EDT
moon
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Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 28
10.0°C 26°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 27
9.9°C 25.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 26
11.4°C 24.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 25
8.3°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 24
5.9°C 20.5°C 0.8mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.5mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2020
70.0mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
3.8mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Jan 23
Lowest Temperature
5.9°C
Jan 24
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Jan 15

Ballarat Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.9°C
24th
Lowest On Record
0.7°C
3rd 2009
Average This Month
11.5°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.1°C
15th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
25th 2003
Average This Month
25.2°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.0mm
23rd
Total This Month
70.0mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.5mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
206.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2009
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Weather News

Moira Shire finally gets drought-relief grant from the Federal Government

17:30 EDT

It has taken months but the small regional shire that "wasn't agricultural enough" for a Federal Government grant has finally been approved for funding.

Man rescued from floodwaters as north Queensland deluge causes flash flooding with more rain forecast

17:27 EDT

Emergency services have rescued a man stranded in floodwaters in the Burdekin in north Queensland, as torrential rain of more than half a metre falls in parts of the region, causing localised flooding and a rock slide in Townsville.

Heatwave sweeping across southern Australia

15:04 EDT

A heatwave will sweep across southern Australia this week, elevating temperatures and fire danger ratings across multiple states and territories.