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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 3°C

Now

9.9°C falling
Updated at 15:30 EST

Central for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers this morning. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 15.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.9°C falling
Dew Point 2.3°C rising
Feels Like 8.0°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
S 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1020.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EST
Sunset sunset
18:04 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 11.6°C
Sheoaks 10.9°C
Bendigo Ap 13.2°C
Kilmore Gap 9.2°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
9°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
5°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
4°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
2°C

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Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 3
Thu
Sep 4
Fri
Sep 5
Sat
Sep 6
Sun
Sep 7
Mon
Sep 8
Tue
Sep 9

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain
Maximum 14°C 14°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C
Minimum 2°C 3°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Slight Moderate Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
5
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction S 10km/h
S
S 8km/h
S
SE 8km/h
SE
SE 8km/h
SE
SE 10km/h
SE
SE 7km/h
SE
E 5km/h
E
NNW 4km/h
NNW
NE 6km/h
NE
N 6km/h
N
NE 13km/h
NE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNE 22km/h
NNE
N 22km/h
N
Relative Humidity 77% 50% 69% 49% 73% 44% 71% 42% 65% 43% 69% 45% 70% 53%
Dew Point 3°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 10°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonset moonrise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:16 EST
sunrise
06:42 EST
sunset
18:04 EST
last light
18:30 EST
moon
set
Thu 02:15 EST
rise
Thu 12:45 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 3
-1.0°C 13°C 0.2mm
Tue
Sep 2
1.5°C 13.2°C 10.0mm
Mon
Sep 1
10.0°C 12.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 31
7.7°C 18.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 30
3.0°C 18.2°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
454.9mm
97.1 Day(s)
Total For 2014
346.2mm
115 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
350.3mm
83 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.2mm
Jun 1
Lowest Temperature
-3.2°C
Aug 3
Highest Temperature
41.8°C
Jan 14

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-4.0°C
6th 1995
Average This Month
3.5°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
5.0°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
13.2°C
2nd
Highest On Record
28.9°C
30th 2001
Average This Month
13.0°C
-2.7°C
Long-term Average
15.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.0mm
2nd
Total This Month
10.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.0mm
13.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
143.1mm
1993
Driest On Record
15.0mm
2008
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