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37.43°S 143.79°E 419m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 19°C
possible_shower

Now

12.7°C rising
Updated at 07:50 EDT

Central for Monday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a light shower, becoming less likely in the early afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW in the middle of the day then tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 23.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.7°C rising
Dew Point 7.4°C rising
Feels Like 10.3°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
NNE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1013.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:40 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks -
Redesdale 11.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

12pm

Mostly clear
17°C

3pm

Mostly clear
19°C

6pm

Mostly clear
17°C

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Weatherpulse

Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Oct 14
Tue
Oct 15
Wed
Oct 16
Thu
Oct 17
Fri
Oct 18
Sat
Oct 19
Sun
Oct 20

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Showers

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 18°C 14°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 14°C
Minimum 11°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 3°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 80% 80% 50% 50% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
31
km/h
32
km/h
31
km/h
38
km/h
26
km/h
33
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 15km/h
NNE
WNW 18km/h
WNW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
NE 14km/h
NE
WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
W 32km/h
W
NNW 31km/h
NNW
NW 38km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
W 23km/h
W
WSW 27km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 83% 61% 89% 56% 98% 88% 95% 68% 86% 63% 90% 66% 91% 62%
Dew Point 10°C 12°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 6°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:16 EDT
sunrise
06:42 EDT
sunset
19:40 EDT
last light
20:07 EDT
moon
rise
Mon 19:57 EDT
set
Tue 07:35 EDT
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Oct 13
8.7°C 18°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 12
5.9°C 19.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 11
5.8°C 15.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 10
6.1°C 13.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 9
4.2°C 11.0°C 0.8mm

Ballarat Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
582.5mm
143.2 Day(s)
Total For 2019
457.4mm
132 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
386.4mm
124 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.6°C
22nd 2006
Average This Month
6.9°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
6.1°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
33.4°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
16.8°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
5th
Total This Month
3.0mm
3 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

Warning of 'dire consequences' for some Murray-Darling irrigators if water trade restricted

06:20 EDT

There are fears government intervention in the water market could have "dire consequences" for some Murray-Darling Basin irrigators but horticulture groups that lobbied the federal Water Minister for action on soaring water prices say it can't come soon enough.

Prime Minister and NSW Premier announce $1b funding for Wyangala, Dungowan dam projects

23:38 EDT

A billion-dollar package to upgrade or build new dams in drought-afflicted NSW regions is expected to put "bulldozers in the ground" next year, the Liberal-National coalition has said.

Array of weather for South Australia today

16:23 EDT

A large inland trough combined with a low-pressure system currently residing over the Great Australia Bight is resulting in a large array of weather today in South Australia.  An inland trough which has been moving east across the country over the past few days and is now situated just above Oodnadatta, stretching down to the coast around Adelaide.