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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Ballarat, Australia

October is a comfortable spring month in Ballarat, Australia, with average temperature ranging between max 16.6°C (61.9°F) and min 6.2°C (43.2°F).

Temperature

In Ballarat, Australia, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - an enjoyable 16.6°C (61.9°F). In Ballarat, the average low-temperature is 6.2°C (43.2°F).

Humidity

In Ballarat, the average relative humidity in October is 59%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 15.5 days. Throughout October, 67.1mm (2.6") of precipitation is accumulated. In Ballarat, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166.2 days and collects up to 690.5mm (27.2") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Ballarat is 13.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
In October, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in October in Ballarat?

In Ballarat, Australia, in October, the average high-temperature is 16.6°C (61.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 6.2°C (43.2°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Ballarat?

In October, the average relative humidity in Ballarat, Australia, is 59%.

How many days does it rain in October in Ballarat?

In Ballarat, Australia, in October, it is raining for 15.5 days, with typically 67.1mm (2.6") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Ballarat have in October?

In Ballarat, the average length of the day in October is 13.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Ballarat have in October?

The average sunshine in October is 6h.

How high is the UV index in October in Ballarat?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Ballarat, Australia, is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Ballarat, Australia
  • Average high temperature in October: 16.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (25.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (10°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 6.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (11.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (3.2°C).

Average humidity in October - Ballarat, Australia
  • Average humidity in October: 59%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (42%).

Average rainfall in October - Ballarat, Australia
  • Average rainfall in October: 67.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (74.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (38.1mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Ballarat, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (7.2 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Ballarat, Australia
  • Average daylight in October: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h

The month with most sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in October - Ballarat, Australia
  • Average UV index in October: 7

The month with the highest UV index is January (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 2).