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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 22°C
rain_developing

Now

14.7°C rising
Updated at 23:50 EST

Central for Friday Partly cloudy. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the southwest in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of rain at night. Winds N 30 to 45 km/h.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.7°C rising
Dew Point 8.6°C steady
Feels Like 13.3°C
Relative Humidity 67%
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NNE 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1016.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:08 EST
Sunset sunset
17:30 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 10.3°C
Sheoaks 13.1°C
Bendigo Ap 10.4°C
Kilmore Gap 15.1°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
12°C

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

9am

Mostly clear
14°C

12pm

Mostly clear
20°C

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Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10
Wed
May 11
Thu
May 12
Fri
May 13

Rain developing

Rain

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 22°C 17°C 18°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 17°C
Minimum 10°C 12°C 12°C 9°C 5°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 70% 80% 50% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 20-40mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction NE 12km/h
NE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NE 17km/h
NE
NE 17km/h
NE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
N 23km/h
N
WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
SW 17km/h
SW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 65% 48% 96% 97% 89% 74% 87% 81% 86% 79% 86% 79% 88% 77%
Dew Point 9°C 11°C 12°C 15°C 11°C 13°C 10°C 12°C 7°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 13°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:41 EST
sunrise
07:08 EST
sunset
17:30 EST
last light
17:58 EST
moon
rise
Sat 07:10 EST
set
Sat 18:09 EST
moon
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May 14
moon
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May 22
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May 29
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Jun 5

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 6
10.0°C - 0.0mm
Thu
May 5
7.0°C 18.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 4
5.0°C 14.4°C 3.8mm
Tue
May 3
9.1°C 17.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 2
2.0°C 15.6°C 2.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
208.8mm
37.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
188.0mm
37 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
129.2mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.0mm
May 1
Lowest Temperature
2.0°C
May 2
Highest Temperature
40.3°C
Jan 13

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-2.6°C
25th 1969
Average This Month
7.2°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
5.4°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.6°C
5th
Highest On Record
26.0°C
1st 1988
Average This Month
15.8°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
25.0mm
1st
Total This Month
30.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
55.8mm
11.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.2mm
2007
Driest On Record
8.4mm
1991
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