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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 15°C
possible_shower

Now

25.3°C falling
Updated at 15:40 EDT

Central for Saturday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning. Medium chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.3°C falling
Dew Point 9.6°C falling
Feels Like 25.7°C
Relative Humidity 37%
Wind icon
E 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1016.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 11.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:03 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:14 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 26.1°C
Sheoaks 27.4°C
Bendigo Ap 27.4°C
Kilmore Gap 23.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower
23°C

9pm

Mostly clear
18°C

12am

Mostly clear
17°C

3am

Clear
15°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sat 15:36 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Heavy Rainfall and Large Hailstones) for Northern Country, Central, Mallee, North Central and W and S Gippsland

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Nov 18
Sun
Nov 19
Mon
Nov 20
Tue
Nov 21
Wed
Nov 22
Thu
Nov 23
Fri
Nov 24

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 26°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 12°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 60% 5% 5% 10% 10% 70% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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 15
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction E 15km/h
E
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 15km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 15km/h
NE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NE 11km/h
NE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SE 8km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 76% 56% 73% 50% 63% 41% 60% 36% 55% 32% 51% 41% 58% 43%
Dew Point 15°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 13°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:34 EDT
sunrise
06:03 EDT
sunset
20:14 EDT
last light
20:43 EDT
moon
set
Sat 19:51 EDT
rise
Sun 06:40 EDT
moon
Mon
Nov 27
moon
Mon
Dec 4
moon
Sun
Dec 10
moon
Mon
Dec 18

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Nov 18
13°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Nov 17
12°C 23°C 30mm
Thu
Nov 16
15.2°C 21°C 14.8mm
Wed
Nov 15
18.2°C 24.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 14
18.5°C 31.2°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
560.9mm
118.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
479.8mm
113 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
718.5mm
144 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
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.5°C
4th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
22nd 1971
Average This Month
10.3°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
9.2°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.2°C
13th
Highest On Record
38.8°C
24th 1982
Average This Month
23.2°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
22.7°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.0mm
17th
Total This Month
45.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.1mm
8.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
177.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
4.2mm
1982
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Weather News

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12:09 EDT

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23:35 EDT

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