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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.5°C rising
Updated at 00:40 EDT

Central for Saturday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of drizzle near the Otways, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of drizzle near surf coast in the early morning. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW before dawn then tending NE/SE early in the morning.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.5°C rising
Dew Point 13.2°C rising
Feels Like 10.9°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
SE 35km/h rising
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1021.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:05 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:07 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 15.3°C
Bendigo Ap 14.5°C
Kilmore Gap 11.9°C
Sheoaks 14.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

9am

Mostly clear
16°C

12pm

Mostly clear
23°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower
Maximum 29°C 31°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 30°C
Minimum 11°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 30% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 12
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 9km/h
NE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
E 7km/h
E
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SE 9km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
E 8km/h
E
SSE 7km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 69% 37% 59% 34% 60% 32% 53% 31% 48% 27% 50% 32% 61% 38%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 11°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 13°C 14°C 14°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:38 EDT
sunrise
07:05 EDT
sunset
20:07 EDT
last light
20:34 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 06:21 EDT
set
Sun 19:53 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
Sat
Feb 25
12.0°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
Wed
Feb 22
9.0°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
5.0°C 25.2°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
12.5°C
-0.8°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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Weather News

Warmer seas give east coast rain a helping hand

15:19 EDT

If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.

Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.