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37.30°S 144.16°E 540m AMSL

Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 30°C
Late shower

Now

9.5°C falling
Updated at 03:30 EDT

Central for Friday Clear. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm about the ranges in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before shifting W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Very High.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

Temperature 9.5°C falling
Dew Point 6.8°C rising
Feels Like 7.8°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1010.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Saturday

Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:18 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 9.3°C
Kilmore Gap 14.8°C
Bendigo Ap 10.8°C
Sheoaks 10.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

mostly cloudy

6am

Mostly cloudy
10°C
mostly cloudy

9am

Mostly cloudy
18°C
mostly cloudy

12pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C
mostly cloudy

3pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C
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Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Nov 22
Sun
Nov 23
Mon
Nov 24
Tue
Nov 25
Wed
Nov 26
Thu
Nov 27
Fri
Nov 28
late shower
Late shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
sunny
Sunny
sunny
Sunny
Maximum 30°C 30°C 24°C 21°C 22°C 24°C 27°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 15°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 80% 70% 90% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Very 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 13
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
S 8km/h
S
WNW 13km/h
WNW
N 10km/h
N
NW 17km/h
NW
SW 14km/h
SW
SW 14km/h
SW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
S 18km/h
S
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
N 8km/h
N
Relative Humidity 47% 29% 65% 26% 62% 61% 65% 36% 62% 37% 58% 31% 62% 34%
Dew Point 8°C 10°C 12°C 8°C 13°C 16°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 9°C 9°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
05:31 EDT
sunrise
06:01 EDT
sunset
20:18 EDT
last light
20:47 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 05:48 EDT
set
Sat 19:55 EDT
moon
Sat
Nov 29
moon
Sat
Dec 6
moon
Sun
Dec 14
moon
Mon
Dec 22

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Nov 21
13.3°C 22°C 2.6mm
Thu
Nov 20
15.5°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 19
7.2°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 18
3.3°C 22.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Nov 17
7.4°C 20.2°C 0.1mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

average rainfall to Nov
562.7mm
117.1 day(s)
total for 2014
446.9mm
136 day(s)
total to this day 2013
498.4mm
121 day(s)
wettest day
32.0mm
Sep 25
lowest temperature
-3.2°C
Aug 3
highest temperature
41.8°C
Jan 14

Castlemaine Almanac

November minimum temperature
lowest this month
2.3°C
3rd
lowest on record
0.0°C
22nd 1971
average this month
9.1°C
-0.1°C
long-term average
9.2°C
November maximum temperature
highest this month
35.0°C
8th
highest on record
38.8°C
24th 1982
average this month
24.4°C
+1.8°C
long-term average
22.6°C
November rainfall
wettest this month
21.3mm
16th
total this month
30.2mm
5 day(s)
long-term average
48.6mm
8.7 day(s)
wettest on record
177.8mm
2010
driest on record
4.2mm
1982

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