Scotchmans Weather


37.59°S 143.98°E 521m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 11°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.3°C rising
Updated at 13:00 EDT

Central for Sunday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning. Slight chance of a light shower near the Otways during the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.3°C rising
Dew Point 15.6°C rising
Feels Like 18.8°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
SW 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1016.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:42 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks -
Mt Gellibrand 21.0°C
Kilmore Gap 25.5°C
Avalon Ap 21.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
24°C

6pm

Mostly clear
23°C

9pm

Mostly clear
18°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jan 26
Mon
Jan 27
Tue
Jan 28
Wed
Jan 29
Thu
Jan 30
Fri
Jan 31
Sat
Feb 1

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 24°C 24°C 29°C 36°C 39°C 25°C
Minimum 13°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 13°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 5% 5% 5% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
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
22
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction W 14km/h
W
WSW 22km/h
WSW
SW 11km/h
SW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SW 22km/h
SW
SW 12km/h
SW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
NNE 19km/h
NNE
N 21km/h
N
NNE 26km/h
NNE
NNW 29km/h
NNW
N 23km/h
N
NW 30km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 84% 55% 79% 41% 76% 41% 67% 28% 46% 19% 38% 27% 59% 50%
Dew Point 16°C 14°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 12°C 17°C 13°C 14°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:03 EDT
sunrise
06:32 EDT
sunset
20:42 EDT
last light
21:12 EDT
moon
set
Sun 21:46 EDT
rise
Mon 08:23 EDT
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Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 26
11°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 25
8.3°C 27°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 24
5.9°C 20.5°C 0.8mm
Thu
Jan 23
10.2°C 18.7°C 22.0mm
Wed
Jan 22
11.8°C 29.4°C 0.0mm

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
11.6°C
+0.4°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

String of heat caps off January for Canberra

12:30 EDT

While northern and eastern NSW are in for storms and rain, Australia's capital is experiencing a sweltering Australia day, with the hot temperatures set to stretch to the end of the month.

A Stormy Australia Day Ahead for the East and North

15:24 EDT

Australia Day will be a stormy one for much of northern and eastern Australia as a deep trough brings sparky skies.

Queensland's overnight rainfall celebrated in some communities with more rain forecast for the state's north-west

14:43 EDT

Queensland's outback communities are celebrating much-needed rainfall, with some towns recording their biggest downpours in almost 12 months.