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37.30°S 144.24°E 556m AMSL

Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 30°C
sunny

Now

20.4°C rising
Updated at 08:50 EDT

Central for Saturday Sunny. Early fog patches possible in the east. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending S/SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.

Currently at Redesdale

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.4°C rising
Dew Point 9.6°C rising
Feels Like 20.4°C
Relative Humidity 50%
Wind icon
SSE 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 15.7°C
Kilmore Gap 15.9°C
Bendigo Ap 21.3°C
Sheoaks 17.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
22°C

3pm

Mostly clear
25°C

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

9pm

Clear
18°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 30°C 31°C 37°C 37°C 26°C 28°C 30°C
Minimum 12°C 13°C 17°C 23°C 15°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 20% 60% 10% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 6
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SW 6km/h
SW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 8km/h
SE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 11km/h
NE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 23km/h
W
SW 8km/h
SW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
N 5km/h
N
WNW 10km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 56% 28% 58% 29% 53% 32% 44% 42% 61% 42% 61% 36% 53% 30%
Dew Point 11°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 21°C 11°C 12°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 10°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Sat 18:40 EDT
rise
Sun 05:18 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 16
11°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
11°C 30°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
21.1°C 27°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
15.8°C 36.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
8.0°C 34.8°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
601.2mm
125.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
531.2mm
120 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
754.5mm
151 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.5mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
-3.0°C
Jul 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.2°C
8th
Lowest On Record
1.0°C
12th 1995
Average This Month
11.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
11.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.1°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
24.8°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
43.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.3mm
7.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
111.7mm
1986
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1972
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Weather News

Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.