Hello and welcome to Ballarat Weather & Local Information.
Ballarat Weather is the only weather station located in central Ballarat, just 900 metres from the town hall. As a result we record the actual current weather in Ballarat. The official BOM weather station is located nearly 10 kilometres from the Ballarat CBD. Current Ballarat Weather conditions are uploaded to the internet every 10 minutes.
You may have seen updates from our weather station in the local media due to our location, accuracy and relevance to Ballarat residents.
We also provide tourism information about beautiful Ballarat.
Ballarat is a fantastic place to visit with some of Victoria’s top tourist destinations including Sovereign Hill, Ballarat Botanical Gardens, Lake Wendouree, Prisoner of War Memorial, Avenue of Honour and the Ballarat Fine Art Gallery. Ballarat is also home to many stunning examples of gold rush architecture especially in the city centre.
Ballarat is just over a one hour drive from Melbourne.
Ballarat was settled in the 1850’s and grew into a thriving regional city following the discovery of gold.
Today, Ballarat is home to over 90,000 people.