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37.36°S 144.39°E 627m AMSL

Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

14.4°C falling
Updated at 06:10 EDT

Central for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NE 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 45 km/h before shifting W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Kilmore Gap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.4°C falling
Dew Point 2.9°C falling
Feels Like 12.5°C
Relative Humidity 46%
Wind icon
N 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1016.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 7.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:12 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 8.4°C
Ballarat Ap 10.5°C
Melbourne Ap 14.4°C
Sheoaks 8.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Kilmore

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
17°C

12pm

Clear
25°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
30°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 05:10 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

Vic - Wed 04:59 EDT
Fire Weather Warning. Weather conditions are expected to be conducive towards the rapid spread of fire.

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 28°C 25°C 22°C 28°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 12°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 9°C 13°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 5% 5% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme 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 17
km/h
25
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NE 17km/h
NE
N 25km/h
N
WSW 11km/h
WSW
W 10km/h
W
S 14km/h
S
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 19km/h
S
S 23km/h
S
SE 10km/h
SE
E 6km/h
E
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NE 9km/h
NE
NE 15km/h
NE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 47% 23% 70% 42% 74% 44% 72% 40% 71% 41% 66% 38% 59% 39%
Dew Point 7°C 8°C 11°C 13°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 15°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:33 EDT
sunrise
07:00 EDT
sunset
20:12 EDT
last light
20:39 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:01 EDT
rise
Thu 03:26 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 21
5.0°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
9.5°C 20.1°C 2.4mm
Sun
Feb 19
6.0°C 15.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
10.8°C 25.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
11.0°C 25.0°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
89.6mm
17 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
12.8°C
-0.5°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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