Ballarat West Weather


37.57°S 143.79°E 430m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Tonight 7°C
Tomorrow 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.1°C falling
Updated at 18:50 EDT

Central for Tuesday Slight chance of drizzle in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 22.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.1°C falling
Dew Point 6.6°C steady
Feels Like 10.8°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
SSE 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1018.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 9.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:38 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 14.9°C
Mt Gellibrand 15.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
13°C

12am

Mostly clear
9°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 10
Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12
Fri
Dec 13
Sat
Dec 14
Sun
Dec 15
Mon
Dec 16

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 22°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 23°C 29°C
Minimum 10°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 20% 10% 10% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 24
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction S 24km/h
S
S 23km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SW 23km/h
SW
SW 24km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
WSW 25km/h
WSW
W 19km/h
W
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 17km/h
SW
SW 18km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 90% 45% 82% 43% 88% 45% 83% 48% 91% 53% 78% 40% 63% 29%
Dew Point 11°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 12°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 Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:26 EDT
sunrise
05:57 EDT
sunset
20:39 EDT
last light
21:10 EDT
moon
set
Wed 05:10 EDT
rise
Wed 19:36 EDT
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 10
10.3°C 19°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 9
14.1°C 34.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 8
6.7°C 28.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 7
5.0°C 21.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 6
8.7°C 18.2°C 0.0mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
687.9mm
166.8 Day(s)
Total For 2019
550.4mm
163 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
459.6mm
145 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

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.3°C
5th
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
5th 1991
Average This Month
7.3°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
9.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.4°C
9th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
20.8°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
4.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.9mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
188.5mm
1933
Driest On Record
3.4mm
1972
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Weather News

Blaze near 'mega fire' closes in on population centres on NSW Central Coast

17:19 EDT

The NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) said firefighters and waterbombing aircraft had succeeded in slowing the spread of a blaze burning near the "mega fire" north of Sydney.

New drought declarations across eight Queensland regions as the state's crisis deepens

15:05 EDT

The Queensland Government has today declared the majority of the state's south-east is in drought.

Meteor shower on show this weekend

12:24 EDT

A meteor shower will be visible in the sky above Australia this weekend.