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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.2°C steady
Updated at 00:50 EDT

Central for Friday Mostly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds S/SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Cloudy at first with the slight (20%) chance of a shower in the early morning, mainly in the east. Dry and mostly sunny afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE during the day.

Currently at Redesdale

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.2°C steady
Dew Point 7.5°C steady
Feels Like 10.8°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
SSW 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:26 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:43 EDT

Nearby Now

Kilmore Gap 10.9°C
Ballarat Ap 10.3°C
Bendigo Ap 13.0°C
Melbourne Ap 14.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Kilmore

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

9am

Mostly clear
12°C

12pm

Mostly clear
17°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 22:00 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

Vic - Fri 15:37 EDT
Cancellation of Brown Rot Advice for the Mallee, N Country, N Central, NE, Central, W & S Gippsland and E Gippsland

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 26°C 32°C 35°C 26°C 25°C 28°C 31°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 20°C 19°C 11°C 12°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 90% 20% 5% 10% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 14
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction S 14km/h
S
S 13km/h
S
E 9km/h
E
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NE 11km/h
NE
N 18km/h
N
SW 19km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
S 15km/h
S
S 15km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
S 12km/h
S
S 7km/h
S
W 10km/h
W
Relative Humidity 66% 37% 55% 26% 49% 31% 64% 35% 60% 31% 61% 31% 56% 26%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 9°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 9°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:56 EDT
sunrise
06:26 EDT
sunset
20:43 EDT
last light
21:12 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 01:22 EDT
set
Sat 14:50 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 20
14.0°C - 19.6mm
Thu
Jan 19
11.8°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
16.0°C 25.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
17.5°C 39.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
11.1°C 34.0°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.5mm
5.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
26.0mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
29.4mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.6mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
11.1°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
39.8°C
Jan 17

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.1°C
16th
Lowest On Record
0.8°C
19th 1993
Average This Month
15.3°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
12.9°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.8°C
17th
Highest On Record
43.7°C
31st 1968
Average This Month
29.7°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
27.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.6mm
20th
Total This Month
26.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.5mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
201.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2009
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17:26 EDT

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