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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 8°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

14.2°C rising
Updated at 11:10 EST

Central for Monday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 19.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

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Temperature 14.2°C rising
Dew Point 6.1°C rising
Feels Like 12.0°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
NNE 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1022.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:48 EST
Sunset sunset
18:00 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 13.9°C
Kilmore Gap 12.2°C
Bendigo Ap 14.6°C
Sheoaks 16.1°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
13°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
15°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
12°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 10:32 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Port Phillip, Central Coast and East Gippsland Coast

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Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1
Fri
Sep 2
Sat
Sep 3
Sun
Sep 4

Mostly cloudy

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 16°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 4°C 8°C 9°C 6°C 7°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 70% 90% 80% 50% 80% 40% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 17km/h
NE
NE 20km/h
NE
NE 22km/h
NE
NW 14km/h
NW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
N 5km/h
N
NW 7km/h
NW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SW 15km/h
SW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 74% 57% 79% 89% 94% 75% 87% 71% 87% 74% 80% 64% 74% 63%
Dew Point 5°C 8°C 7°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 9°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:48 EST
sunset
18:00 EST
last light
18:27 EST
moon
set
Mon 14:56 EST
rise
Tue 05:09 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Aug 29
7°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 28
6.5°C 13°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 27
5.2°C 12.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 26
3.0°C 10.6°C 0.2mm
Thu
Aug 25
3.5°C 12.8°C 0.2mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
392.6mm
84.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
437.7mm
107 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
286.0mm
106 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.0mm
May 1
Lowest Temperature
-0.5°C
Jun 12
Highest Temperature
40.3°C
Jan 13

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.5°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
6th 1974
Average This Month
5.6°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
3.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.5°C
18th
Highest On Record
24.7°C
29th 1982
Average This Month
12.8°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.2mm
20th
Total This Month
58.8mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.3mm
16.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
139.4mm
1981
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1990
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