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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 7°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

18.9°C rising
Updated at 11:20 EDT

Central for Thursday Mostly cloudy. Very high chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Stronger squalls possible with thunderstorms. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.9°C rising
Dew Point 18.9°C rising
Feels Like 18.9°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
N 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1017.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:43 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 20.1°C
Bendigo Ap 21.8°C
Sheoaks 20.6°C
Kilmore Gap 18.0°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower or storm
21°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
21°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
16°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
12°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 10:31 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 23°C 28°C
Minimum 17°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 30% 30% 5% 60% 60%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction N 14km/h
N
WNW 14km/h
WNW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SW 16km/h
SW
SW 13km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
SSW 8km/h
SSW
SW 7km/h
SW
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NW 10km/h
NW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 86% 81% 67% 48% 72% 52% 76% 63% 78% 55% 75% 49% 71% 59%
Dew Point 17°C 20°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 8°C 12°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 19°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:07 EDT
sunrise
06:34 EDT
sunset
19:43 EDT
last light
20:10 EDT
moon
set
Thu 19:05 EDT
rise
Fri 06:58 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
16°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
14.2°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
11.1°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
5.0°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
2.5°C 20.2°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
512.8mm
109.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
423.1mm
104 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
676.1mm
133 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.5mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
-3.0°C
Jul 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.5°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-4.0°C
3rd 1989
Average This Month
7.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
6.7°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
17th
Highest On Record
34.5°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
20.9°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
19.2°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.6mm
12th
Total This Month
21.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.1mm
11.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
200.7mm
1975
Driest On Record
3.2mm
2006
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