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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

7.2°C falling
Updated at 05:50 EDT

Central for Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 25.

Currently at Redesdale

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Temperature 7.2°C falling
Dew Point 5.0°C steady
Feels Like 5.5°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
SSW 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:30 EDT

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 7.4°C
Kilmore Gap 6.0°C
Bendigo Ap 9.7°C
Melbourne Ap 6.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
13°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

3pm

Mostly clear
23°C

6pm

Mostly clear
23°C

Central Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 3
Sun
Dec 4
Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 33°C 25°C 25°C 22°C 23°C 22°C
Minimum 9°C 13°C 16°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 5% 90% 30% 10% 60% 80% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme 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 10
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 10km/h
SSE
W 9km/h
W
NE 12km/h
NE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
SW 14km/h
SW
SW 12km/h
SW
SW 6km/h
SW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 19km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
Relative Humidity 54% 32% 48% 29% 63% 35% 62% 36% 55% 33% 56% 45% 64% 48%
Dew Point 7°C 9°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 11°C 7°C 10°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:26 EDT
sunrise
05:57 EDT
sunset
20:30 EDT
last light
21:00 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 08:57 EDT
set
Sat 23:17 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 2
9.5°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
10.0°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 30
12.2°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 29
11.6°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Nov 28
8.5°C 25.0°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
601.3mm
125.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
754.7mm
150 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
366.0mm
129 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.0mm
Sep 14
Lowest Temperature
-0.5°C
Jun 12
Highest Temperature
40.3°C
Jan 13

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.5°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
1.0°C
12th 1995
Average This Month
9.8°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
10.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
42.0°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
27.5°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.8mm
7.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
111.7mm
1986
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1972
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