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Castlemaine Forecast

Tonight 4°C
Tomorrow 13°C
possible_shower

Now

6.2°C falling
Updated at 18:00 EST

Central for Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the Yarra Valley, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Possible hail. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Possible hail in the southeast in the early morning. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h tending W 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.2°C falling
Dew Point 3.5°C rising
Feels Like 3.2°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
SW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1017.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
17:44 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 7.1°C
Bendigo Ap 9.3°C
Kilmore Gap 5.9°C
Sheoaks 8.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
6°C

12am

Mostly clear
5°C

3am

Mostly clear
4°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
4°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 16:40 EST
Gale Warning for East Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, Central Coast and Central Gippsland Coast

Vic - Wed 16:37 EST
Warning for Farmers and Graziers in Victoria. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 11°C 13°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 13°C
Minimum 6°C 4°C 7°C 9°C 4°C 8°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 40% 50% 20% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SW 24km/h
SW
SW 25km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
SW 17km/h
SW
W 10km/h
W
W 15km/h
W
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 4km/h
SE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
W 14km/h
W
WSW 16km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 79% 55% 73% 64% 89% 72% 87% 67% 80% 62% 83% 72% 81% 68%
Dew Point 4°C 2°C 5°C 6°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 6°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 6°C 7°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
06:59 EST
sunset
17:42 EST
last light
18:09 EST
moon
rise
Thu 07:23 EST
set
Thu 18:34 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
Wed
Apr 26
9.0°C - 7.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
15.5°C 18.0°C 31.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
14.0°C 22.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
12.0°C 21.6°C 0.2mm
Sat
Apr 22
15.0°C 19.5°C 14.4mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
153.0mm
25.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
228.4mm
28 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
146.6mm
32 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
4.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
24th 1999
Average This Month
10.0°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
7.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.0°C
8th
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
140.4mm
8 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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Weather News

Victoria on track for wet April after wintry blast hits state

15:20 EST

Parts of Victoria have already received almost double the average rainfall this month, and some areas have recorded the wettest April in 16 years.

Several weather systems set to pummel NZ

15:10 EST

New Zealanders are bracing for a week of wild weather.

Smoke signals the burning of heavy stubble, a hangover of last year's record NSW crop

14:56 EST

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