Smythes Creek Weather


37.60°S 143.77°E 398m AMSL

Ballarat Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 11°C
cloud_increasing

Now

18.7°C rising
Updated at 15:30 EDT

Central for Friday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 23.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.7°C rising
Dew Point 7.5°C steady
Feels Like 13.8°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
W 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1013.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Sheoaks 18.9°C
Mt Gellibrand 20.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
17°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

3am

Mostly clear
13°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 10:43 EDT
Final Flood Watch for the Bunyip River Catchment

Vic - Fri 10:00 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Central Gippsland Coast. Cancellation for West, Central and East Gippsland coasts

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Ballarat 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 24
Sat
Jan 25
Sun
Jan 26
Mon
Jan 27
Tue
Jan 28
Wed
Jan 29
Thu
Jan 30

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 20°C 23°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 35°C
Minimum 8°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 10% 10% 5% 5% 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 22
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
WSW 13km/h
WSW
W 20km/h
W
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SW 20km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
S 15km/h
S
SSW 19km/h
SSW
NNE 20km/h
NNE
N 21km/h
N
Relative Humidity 77% 56% 81% 49% 85% 50% 80% 44% 82% 47% 73% 35% 57% 24%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 11°C

Ballarat Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:00 EDT
sunrise
06:30 EDT
sunset
20:44 EDT
last light
21:13 EDT
moon
set
Fri 20:26 EDT
rise
Sat 06:24 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 25
moon
Sun
Feb 2
moon
Sun
Feb 9
moon
Sun
Feb 16

Ballarat Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 24
5.9°C 19°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
Tue
Jan 21
10.6°C 24.3°C 6.0mm
Mon
Jan 20
15.4°C 19.5°C 20.6mm

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
11.8°C
+0.6°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
25.1°C
-0.4°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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