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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.7°C rising
Updated at 07:00 EDT

Central for Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s. High.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.7°C rising
Dew Point 12.3°C rising
Feels Like 11.8°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
SSE 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1016.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:49 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:25 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 15.2°C
Bendigo Ap 16.0°C
Sheoaks 14.0°C
Kilmore Gap 13.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
17°C

12pm

Mostly clear
23°C

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

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Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloud increasing
Maximum 31°C 32°C 33°C 24°C 24°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 11°C 10°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High 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 16
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 13km/h
S
SE 12km/h
SE
WSW 8km/h
WSW
N 8km/h
N
WNW 17km/h
WNW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SW 19km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
S 16km/h
S
S 17km/h
S
Relative Humidity 61% 26% 63% 23% 49% 19% 66% 35% 65% 35% 66% 41% 67% 42%
Dew Point 12°C 9°C 12°C 8°C 11°C 6°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 7°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:21 EDT
sunrise
06:49 EDT
sunset
20:25 EDT
last light
20:53 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 09:28 EDT
set
Thu 22:03 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 10
12.5°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
12.8°C 33.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
15.9°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
16.2°C 34.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 6
15.5°C 31.5°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
77.7mm
11.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
88.9mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
54.8mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.2mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
7.0°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
40.3°C
Jan 13

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
7th 1980
Average This Month
13.3°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
7th
Highest On Record
43.9°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
28.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
28.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.0mm
1st
Total This Month
13.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
38.2mm
5.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
203.9mm
2012
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1991
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