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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 10°C
cloudy

Now

11.0°C rising
Updated at 09:30 EST

Central for Sunday Cloudy. Areas of fog about the ranges early this morning. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h turning N 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 19.

Currently at Redesdale

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.0°C rising
Dew Point 9.8°C rising
Feels Like 11.0°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
N 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:39 EST

Nearby Now

Kilmore Gap 10.2°C
Ballarat Ap 11.1°C
Bendigo Ap 13.0°C
Melbourne Ap 13.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Redesdale

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
14°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6

Cloudy

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 17°C 14°C 13°C 16°C 17°C 17°C
Minimum 7°C 10°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 50% 60% 5% 5% 30% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 5
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
3
km/h
5
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 5km/h
NNE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 16km/h
NW
SW 12km/h
SW
SW 14km/h
SW
S 11km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 8km/h
SE
NE 6km/h
NE
NE 8km/h
NE
N 10km/h
N
NNE 3km/h
NNE
NW 5km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 82% 70% 86% 68% 77% 58% 75% 60% 71% 57% 80% 65% 75% 59%
Dew Point 9°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 9°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:34 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
17:39 EST
last light
18:06 EST
moon
rise
Sun 10:48 EST
set
Sun 21:12 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 30
7°C - 0.2mm
Sat
Apr 29
11.0°C 17°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
6.1°C 15.5°C 0.6mm
Thu
Apr 27
3.0°C 13.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
9.0°C 32.5°C 7.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
153.0mm
25.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
229.2mm
30 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
157.2mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.5mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
3.0°C
Mar 31
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
27th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
24th 1999
Average This Month
9.5°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
7.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.5°C
26th
Highest On Record
33.0°C
4th 1986
Average This Month
20.3°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
20.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
54.5mm
10th
Total This Month
141.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.7mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
112.2mm
1989
Driest On Record
4.9mm
1994
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Weather News

Fog and low cloud glooming southern Australia

14:41 EST

Large areas of southern Australia can expect a foggy start to the next few mornings, reducing visibility for the first few hours, even in the southeastern capitals.

Dry taste for tropics

11:51 EST

The strongest southeasterly wind surge since last Dry Season has swept out any lingering sticky humidity from the summer over a large swathe of the central and eastern tropics.

BOM predicts a less destructive South Australian coastal storm season this year

18:26 EST

As the mercury plummets across South Australia ahead of winter, coastal properties are preparing for the inevitable storm surges.