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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 6°C
possible_shower

Now

12.0°C falling
Updated at 09:30 EST

Central for Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 18.

Currently at Kilmore Gap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.0°C falling
Dew Point 11.5°C rising
Feels Like 10.6°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
SW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1023.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 EST
Sunset sunset
17:40 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 14.3°C
Ballarat Ap 12.2°C
Melbourne Ap 15.3°C
Sheoaks 13.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Kilmore

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
15°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
15°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
12°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sat 10:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning the Following Areas: Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast Cancellation for the Following Area: Central Coast

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 16°C 16°C 14°C 13°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 11°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 4°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 40% 60% 80% 5% 20% 20% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction W 12km/h
W
WSW 13km/h
WSW
N 4km/h
N
NW 9km/h
NW
N 12km/h
N
NW 15km/h
NW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
S 13km/h
S
S 13km/h
S
SSE 9km/h
SSE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
E 6km/h
E
N 7km/h
N
Relative Humidity 92% 73% 84% 69% 89% 71% 77% 58% 72% 58% 77% 62% 76% 62%
Dew Point 12°C 12°C 8°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 10°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:34 EST
sunrise
07:00 EST
sunset
17:40 EST
last light
18:07 EST
moon
set
Sat 20:14 EST
rise
Sun 10:48 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
Sat
Apr 29
11°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
6.1°C 15°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
Tue
Apr 25
15.5°C 18.0°C 31.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
153.0mm
25.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
229.0mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
149.8mm
33 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
9.6°C
+2.0°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
20.5°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
20.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
54.5mm
10th
Total This Month
141.0mm
9 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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