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Castlemaine Forecast

Tonight 5°C
Tomorrow 12°C
possible_shower

Now

7.5°C falling
Updated at 22:20 EST

Central for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, most likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the east in the early morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and afternoon.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.5°C falling
Dew Point 5.3°C rising
Feels Like 5.1°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
ESE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1007.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:24 EST
Sunset sunset
17:16 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 8.3°C
Kilmore Gap 6.2°C
Bendigo Ap 8.9°C
Sheoaks 5.4°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12am

Intermittent rain
6°C

3am

Slight chance shower
5°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
4°C

9am

Mostly clear
6°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 16:25 EST
Cancellation of Graziers Warning South West, North Central, Northern Country, Central, West and South Gippsland, East Gippsland and North

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Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1
Thu
Jun 2

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 13°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum 3°C 5°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 7°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 70% 30% 5% 10% 40% 20% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Slight Moderate Moderate Moderate Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 8km/h
WSW
NW 6km/h
NW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SW 7km/h
SW
NW 6km/h
NW
NE 6km/h
NE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NE 10km/h
NE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 89% 62% 89% 68% 84% 60% 80% 64% 80% 67% 83% 68% 85% 71%
Dew Point 5°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 3°C 6°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 10°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:56 EST
sunrise
07:25 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:44 EST
moon
set
Sat 12:01 EST
rise
Sat 23:12 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 27
2.3°C - 1.2mm
Thu
May 26
9.0°C 12.0°C 13.4mm
Wed
May 25
6.0°C 13.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 24
8.0°C 15.0°C 0.2mm
Mon
May 23
10.0°C 10.1°C 6.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
208.8mm
37.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
240.8mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
163.8mm
50 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.0mm
May 1
Lowest Temperature
2.0°C
May 2
Highest Temperature
40.3°C
Jan 13

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-2.6°C
25th 1969
Average This Month
9.0°C
+3.6°C
Long-term Average
5.4°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.8°C
6th
Highest On Record
26.0°C
1st 1988
Average This Month
16.6°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
25.0mm
1st
Total This Month
83.6mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
55.8mm
11.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.2mm
2007
Driest On Record
8.4mm
1991
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