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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 11°C
Tonight 3°C
possible_shower

Now

7.3°C rising
Updated at 11:50 EST

Central for Saturday Cloudy. Areas of light morning frost about the ranges. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the east, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 12.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.3°C rising
Dew Point 3.7°C rising
Feels Like 4.0°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
S 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1026.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:49 EST
Sunset sunset
18:00 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 9.0°C
Sheoaks 8.5°C
Bendigo Ap 10.7°C
Kilmore Gap 5.1°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
9°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
7°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
6°C

12am

Cloudy
6°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sat 10:55 EST
Gale Warning for the East Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, W Port, Gippsland Lakes, C Coast and C Gippsland Coast

Vic - Sat 10:25 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Bunyip River At Iona and Cora Lynn Ford

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Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 29
Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4

Possible shower

Cloudy

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Cloudy
Maximum 11°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 13°C
Minimum 0°C 3°C 0°C 2°C 6°C 6°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 10% 80% 90% 60% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk High Moderate High Moderate Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction S 14km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
S 12km/h
S
S 13km/h
S
S 6km/h
S
W 5km/h
W
NNE 8km/h
NNE
N 13km/h
N
NE 12km/h
NE
SE 10km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
S 18km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 74% 58% 83% 55% 77% 49% 75% 63% 92% 74% 87% 66% 80% 61%
Dew Point 1°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 6°C 6°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:23 EST
sunrise
06:49 EST
sunset
18:00 EST
last light
18:26 EST
moon
rise
Sat 17:27 EST
set
Sun 06:45 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 30
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 29
-3°C - 0.3mm
Fri
Aug 28
3.0°C 13°C 0.8mm
Thu
Aug 27
3.7°C 13.3°C 0.1mm
Wed
Aug 26
7.2°C 14.8°C 1.7mm
Tue
Aug 25
6.5°C 12.9°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
392.6mm
84.4 Day(s)
Total For 2015
283.9mm
106 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
336.6mm
113 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.8mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
-4.0°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 2

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.0°C
29th
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
6th 1974
Average This Month
3.2°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
3.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.3°C
22nd
Highest On Record
24.7°C
29th 1982
Average This Month
12.3°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.5mm
2nd
Total This Month
34.6mm
21 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.3mm
16.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
139.4mm
1981
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1990
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