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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 13°C
Tonight 3°C
possible_shower

Now

11.9°C rising
Updated at 15:00 EST

Central for Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers near the Yarra Valley, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 15.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.9°C rising
Dew Point 8.7°C rising
Feels Like 9.4°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
WNW 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1011.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:29 EST
Sunset sunset
17:30 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 12.7°C
Sheoaks 11.1°C
Bendigo Ap 11.9°C
Kilmore Gap 8.1°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance storm
9°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
7°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sun 10:10 EST
Gale Warning for Central & East Gippsland Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for West & Central Coasts. Cancel Port Phillip and Western Port

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jul 23
Mon
Jul 24
Tue
Jul 25
Wed
Jul 26
Thu
Jul 27
Fri
Jul 28
Sat
Jul 29

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 13°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 15°C
Minimum 4°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 0°C 4°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 60% 60% 80% 30% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Moderate Slight High Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 10km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 6km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNW 19km/h
NNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 20km/h
W
NE 7km/h
NE
N 18km/h
N
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
N 17km/h
N
N 21km/h
N
Relative Humidity 81% 85% 94% 82% 89% 70% 87% 74% 88% 71% 90% 70% 77% 58%
Dew Point 5°C 10°C 6°C 10°C 4°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 3°C 7°C 4°C 7°C 2°C 6°C

Castlemaine 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
07:01 EST
sunrise
07:29 EST
sunset
17:30 EST
last light
17:58 EST
moon
set
Sun 17:24 EST
rise
Mon 07:50 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15
moon
Tue
Aug 22

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jul 23
3°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 22
-0.5°C - 0.2mm
Fri
Jul 21
-3.0°C 12.8°C 0.4mm
Thu
Jul 20
4.4°C 9.5°C 0.2mm
Wed
Jul 19
6.6°C 12.0°C 3.4mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
326.7mm
69.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
309.5mm
63 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
355.8mm
84 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
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.0°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-6.3°C
21st 1982
Average This Month
2.7°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
2.9°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
13.5°C
17th
Highest On Record
21.4°C
30th 1975
Average This Month
11.6°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
11.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.2mm
4th
Total This Month
33.9mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.0mm
17.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
98.8mm
1995
Driest On Record
13.0mm
1994
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