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Castlemaine Forecast

Tonight 10°C
Tomorrow 17°C
late_shower

Now

11.6°C steady
Updated at 19:20 EST

Central for Sunday Cloudy. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Monday Patchy fog near the Yarra Valley in the early morning. Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower during the morning, increasing to a high (80%) chance of showers during the late afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

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Temperature 11.6°C steady
Dew Point 9.7°C steady
Feels Like 9.5°C
Relative Humidity 88%
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N 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1019.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:39 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 12.3°C
Bendigo Ap 13.6°C
Sheoaks 11.5°C
Kilmore Gap 10.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Cloudy
11°C

12am

Cloudy
11°C

3am

Cloudy
10°C

6am

Slight chance shower
9°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sun 16:40 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast on Monday

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6

Cloudy

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 17°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 18°C
Minimum 7°C 10°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 5% 10% 5% 10% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Slight Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 5
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 5km/h
NNE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
SW 12km/h
SW
SW 15km/h
SW
S 10km/h
S
S 12km/h
S
SE 8km/h
SE
NE 6km/h
NE
NE 7km/h
NE
N 11km/h
N
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NW 7km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 82% 70% 87% 67% 77% 59% 74% 58% 71% 55% 75% 59% 72% 56%
Dew Point 9°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 8°C 9°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:35 EST
sunrise
07:02 EST
sunset
17:38 EST
last light
18:05 EST
moon
set
Sun 21:12 EST
rise
Mon 11:48 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 30
7.3°C - 0.2mm
Sat
Apr 29
11.0°C 17.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
6.1°C 15.5°C 0.6mm
Thu
Apr 27
3.0°C 13.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
9.0°C 32.5°C 7.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
153.0mm
25.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
229.2mm
30 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
157.2mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.5mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
3.0°C
Mar 31
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
27th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
24th 1999
Average This Month
9.5°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
7.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.5°C
26th
Highest On Record
33.0°C
4th 1986
Average This Month
20.3°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
20.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
54.5mm
10th
Total This Month
141.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.7mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
112.2mm
1989
Driest On Record
4.9mm
1994
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Weather News

Colder showery change moving through southern states

16:08 EST

A front is bringing a colder showery change to southern Australia, dropping temperatures by five-to-10 degrees.

North Queensland chills

09:54 EST

Some inland areas of Northern Queensland have had their coldest April morning in at least 60 years.

Fog and low cloud glooming southern Australia

14:41 EST

Large areas of southern Australia can expect a foggy start to the next few mornings, reducing visibility for the first few hours, even in the southeastern capitals.