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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.3°C rising
Updated at 11:20 EDT

Central for Friday Patchy fog in the early morning. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the Otways later tonight. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Redesdale

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.3°C rising
Dew Point 12.9°C rising
Feels Like 23.3°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
NE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:29 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:30 EDT

Nearby Now

Kilmore Gap 18.3°C
Ballarat Ap 18.9°C
Bendigo Ap 20.8°C
Melbourne Ap 18.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Kilmore

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 26°C 28°C 30°C 22°C 22°C 20°C
Minimum 12°C 16°C 15°C 18°C 11°C 10°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 60% 50% 30% 90% 10% 40% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High 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 10
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 10km/h
ESE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
N 6km/h
N
E 6km/h
E
N 8km/h
N
NE 20km/h
NE
NW 22km/h
NW
W 9km/h
W
W 9km/h
W
N 4km/h
N
NW 11km/h
NW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
W 16km/h
W
Relative Humidity 75% 51% 82% 65% 85% 54% 65% 51% 78% 48% 74% 45% 72% 44%
Dew Point 12°C 15°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 7°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:03 EDT
sunrise
07:29 EDT
sunset
19:30 EDT
last light
19:56 EDT
moon
set
Fri 17:07 EDT
rise
Sat 04:03 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 23
15.5°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
17.0°C 23.0°C 15.6mm
Tue
Mar 21
18.8°C 26.0°C 7.6mm
Mon
Mar 20
18.0°C 31.0°C 4.2mm
Sun
Mar 19
15.0°C 32.0°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
112.3mm
17.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
82.5mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
134.2mm
29 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.6mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
5.0°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.2°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
0.6°C
31st 1973
Average This Month
15.5°C
+4.6°C
Long-term Average
10.9°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
38.0°C
7th 1991
Average This Month
29.1°C
+4.5°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
32.0mm
6 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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Weather News

Queensland cyclone threat update

11:30 EDT

It's looking more likely that a tropical cyclone will cross the Queensland coast in the coming days.

Tropical low drenches Port Hedland and surrounding cattle country

10:42 EDT

A slow-moving tropical low has drenched the WA mining town of Port Hedland, which has received more than 270 millimetres of rain this week.

Cyclone preparations step up as tropical low expected to strengthen off north Queensland

10:35 EDT

Authorities are preparing for a potential cyclone that could hit the north Queensland coast in coming days, as the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) tracks a tropical low in the Coral Sea that is expected to strengthen.