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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 32°C
sunny

Now

18.6°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EDT

Central for Monday Clear. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE in the late evening.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW in the early afternoon with coastal seabreezes.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.6°C falling
Dew Point 10.4°C falling
Feels Like 18.6°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
E 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1022.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:07 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:04 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 17.7°C
Bendigo Ap 19.2°C
Sheoaks 16.3°C
Kilmore Gap 21.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
16°C

6am

Clear
15°C

9am

Clear
20°C

12pm

Clear
27°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5
Mon
Mar 6

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 29°C 28°C 27°C 26°C
Minimum 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 40% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 12
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
2
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 6km/h
NE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
E 2km/h
E
SE 7km/h
SE
S 14km/h
S
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SE 10km/h
SE
SE 9km/h
SE
S 14km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 57% 29% 55% 29% 44% 25% 65% 40% 69% 41% 67% 40% 66% 42%
Dew Point 11°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 12°C 12°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:40 EDT
sunrise
07:07 EDT
sunset
20:04 EDT
last light
20:31 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 08:29 EDT
set
Tue 21:07 EDT
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 27
16.0°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 26
13.0°C 29.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
12.0°C 22.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
11.0°C 23.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
12.2°C 27.0°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
77.7mm
11.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
50.3mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
89.8mm
18 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.6mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
5.0°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.0°C
21st
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
7th 1980
Average This Month
12.7°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.1°C
9th
Highest On Record
43.9°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
26.6°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
28.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.6mm
6th
Total This Month
24.0mm
5 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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