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37.43°S 143.79°E 419m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 10°C
Tonight 3°C
showers

Now

8.5°C falling
Updated at 12:51 EST

Central for Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1200 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening, with possible hail in the southeast. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 13.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

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Temperature 8.5°C falling
Dew Point 8.5°C falling
Feels Like 2.8°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
WNW 27km/h steady
Wind Gusts 52km/h
Pressure 1014.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:36 EST
Sunset sunset
17:26 EST

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 9.7°C
Redesdale 9.7°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
10°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
8°C

9pm

Mostly clear
7°C

12am

Mostly clear
6°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 10:57 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Yarra River

Vic - Wed 10:54 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for Central, East Gippsland, South West, North East and West and South Gippsland

Vic - Wed 10:37 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for North Central, North East, South West, Central, West and South Gippsland and East Gippsland

Vic - Wed 10:32 EST
Gale Warning for West, Central, Central Gippsland & East Gippsland coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port & Gippsland

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 17
Thu
Jul 18
Fri
Jul 19
Sat
Jul 20
Sun
Jul 21
Mon
Jul 22
Tue
Jul 23

Showers

Late shower

Clearing shower

Windy

Showers easing

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 10°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum 5°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 5% 40% 20% 50% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Moderate Slight Nil Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
29
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
31
km/h
38
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
36
km/h
26
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNE 31km/h
NNE
NNE 38km/h
NNE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
N 28km/h
N
N 36km/h
N
NNW 26km/h
NNW
NW 32km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 99% 87% 100% 83% 98% 73% 92% 67% 95% 75% 90% 71% 89% 77%
Dew Point 7°C 8°C 4°C 7°C 5°C 8°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 8°C 6°C 9°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:07 EST
sunrise
07:36 EST
sunset
17:26 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
rise
Wed 17:42 EST
set
Thu 08:26 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 25
moon
Thu
Aug 1
moon
Thu
Aug 8
moon
Thu
Aug 15

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jul 17
6°C - 0.8mm
Tue
Jul 16
6.9°C 9°C 3.0mm
Mon
Jul 15
6.1°C 10.5°C 0.4mm
Sun
Jul 14
3°C 9.2°C 2mm
Sat
Jul 13
2.8°C 7°C 4.8mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
369.9mm
91.4 Day(s)
Total For 2019
320.2mm
85 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
252.8mm
75 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
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
11.0°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
10.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
11th
Total This Month
38.0mm
11 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

Wet and windy weather to lash the southeast

11:25 EST

With only a brief pause in wintry weather on Monday and Tuesday, Tasmania and Victoria are set to feel the brunt of yet another cold front.

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10:11 EST

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WA's next frontal system

10:04 EST

Whilst the southeast of Australia has seen frequent fronts over the last week, the southwest has experienced more settled conditions.