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37.31°S 144.09°E 456m AMSL

Castlemaine Forecast

Tonight 10°C
Tomorrow 20°C
Mostly sunny

Now

18.6°C falling
Updated at 19:30 EDT

Central for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the east, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h tending SW early in the morning then decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. High.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

Temperature 18.6°C falling
Dew Point 8.0°C steady
Feels Like 18.6°C
Relative Humidity 50%
Wind icon
W 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Wednesday

Sunrise sunrise
07:10 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:59 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 22.9°C
Sheoaks 19.9°C
Bendigo Ap 23.3°C
Kilmore Gap 19.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

mostly clear

9pm

Mostly clear
16°C
possible shower

12am

Slight chance shower
14°C
possible shower

3am

Slight chance shower. Windy
12°C
mostly cloudy

6am

Mostly cloudy
9°C
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Central Weather Warnings

Vic - Wed 16:56 EDT
Gale Warning for Central & Central Gippsland Coasts. Strong Wind Wrning for Port Phillip, Western Port, West Coast and E Gippsland Coast

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Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 4
Thu
Mar 5
Fri
Mar 6
Sat
Mar 7
Sun
Mar 8
Mon
Mar 9
Tue
Mar 10
sunny
Sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
late shower
Late shower
sunny
Sunny
Maximum 24°C 20°C 22°C 24°C 26°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 10°C 10°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High 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 7
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SW 7km/h
SW
W 16km/h
W
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
SW 17km/h
SW
WSW 6km/h
WSW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
S 4km/h
S
WNW 11km/h
WNW
SW 8km/h
SW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 75% 37% 65% 33% 71% 49% 83% 41% 78% 37% 72% 44% 71% 36%
Dew Point 9°C 8°C 5°C 2°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 7°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
06:45 EDT
sunrise
07:11 EDT
sunset
19:58 EDT
last light
20:24 EDT
moon
set
Thu 06:29 EDT
rise
Thu 19:31 EDT
moon
Fri
Mar 6
moon
Sat
Mar 14
moon
Fri
Mar 20
moon
Fri
Mar 27

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Mar 4
6.6°C 22°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 3
13.5°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 2
7.3°C 25.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 1
11.0°C 22.8°C 5.4mm
Sat
Feb 28
13.7°C 32.0°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

average rainfall to Mar
112.3mm
17.4 day(s)
total for 2015
85.6mm
14 day(s)
total to this day 2014
27.8mm
10 day(s)
wettest day
23.7mm
Jan 10
lowest temperature
5.8°C
Jan 26
highest temperature
38.5°C
Jan 2

Castlemaine Almanac

March minimum temperature
lowest this month
6.6°C
4th
lowest on record
0.6°C
31st 1973
average this month
9.6°C
-1.3°C
long-term average
10.9°C
March maximum temperature
highest this month
26.5°C
3rd
highest on record
38.0°C
7th 1991
average this month
24.2°C
-0.4°C
long-term average
24.6°C
March rainfall
wettest this month
5.4mm
1st
total this month
5.4mm
1 day(s)
long-term average
34.6mm
6.4 day(s)
wettest on record
100.1mm
1969
driest on record
3.2mm
1986

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