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37.36°S 144.39°E 627m AMSL

Castlemaine Forecast

Today 11°C
Tonight -2°C
mostly_sunny

Now

6.1°C falling
Updated at 13:50 EST

Central for Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost about the ranges early this morning. Medium chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow possible above 500 metres early this morning, rising to 900 metres this afternoon. Possible hail with the showers. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Kilmore Gap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.1°C falling
Dew Point 2.6°C falling
Feels Like 1.8°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
S 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1025.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.8mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EST
Sunset sunset
17:51 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 11.2°C
Ballarat Ap 8.1°C
Melbourne Ap 8.3°C
Sheoaks 9.2°C

Next 12 hours in Kilmore

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
7°C

6pm

Mostly clear
5°C

9pm

Mostly clear
4°C

12am

Mostly clear
3°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sat 04:54 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for North Central, North East, South West, Central, West and South Gippsland and East Gippsland

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Cloud increasing
Maximum 11°C 11°C 10°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum 1°C -2°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 60% 90% 90% 40% 50% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk High Severe Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
14
km/h
2
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction SW 14km/h
SW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSE 2km/h
SSE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NE 18km/h
NE
NE 16km/h
NE
NW 6km/h
NW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
W 9km/h
W
W 12km/h
W
WSW 8km/h
WSW
W 10km/h
W
W 6km/h
W
NW 8km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 76% 55% 74% 53% 94% 81% 88% 75% 90% 67% 84% 65% 82% 66%
Dew Point 2°C 3°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 7°C 5°C 9°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 8°C 5°C 8°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:36 EST
sunrise
07:03 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:18 EST
moon
set
Sat 15:05 EST
rise
Sun 05:38 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 19
-1°C - 3mm
Fri
Aug 18
5°C 10°C 4mm
Thu
Aug 17
5.2°C 12°C 4.8mm
Wed
Aug 16
8.5°C 13.5°C 9.6mm
Tue
Aug 15
7.1°C 14.5°C 0.4mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
392.3mm
85.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
365.0mm
78 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
402.6mm
101 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
6th 1974
Average This Month
4.6°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
3.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
24.7°C
29th 1982
Average This Month
12.8°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
7th
Total This Month
49.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.6mm
16.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
139.4mm
1981
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1990
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10:18 EST

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00:03 EST

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