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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 37°C
possible_shower

Now

23.7°C falling
Updated at 07:40 EDT

Central for Sunday Humid. Cloudy. Medium chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.7°C falling
Dew Point 10.0°C rising
Feels Like 23.7°C
Relative Humidity 42%
Wind icon
NW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1010.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:26 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:43 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 26.4°C
Sheoaks 25.8°C
Kilmore Gap 23.6°C
Bendigo Ap 25.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
29°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26
Sat
Jan 27

Possible shower

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 37°C 34°C 31°C 33°C 35°C 37°C 40°C
Minimum 21°C 18°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 18°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 10% 30% 50% 30% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 9
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SE 9km/h
SE
WSW 8km/h
WSW
SSW 8km/h
SSW
W 11km/h
W
S 13km/h
S
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SE 12km/h
SE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 9km/h
NE
NE 15km/h
NE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 52% 27% 60% 32% 60% 27% 55% 23% 60% 28% 59% 31% 51% 30%
Dew Point 16°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 13°C 13°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 18°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:56 EDT
sunrise
06:26 EDT
sunset
20:43 EDT
last light
21:12 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 09:59 EDT
set
Sun 23:09 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
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Feb 8
moon
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Feb 16

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
21°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
18.0°C 43°C -
Thu
Jan 18
18.0°C 38.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
7.5°C 34.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
- 30.0°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
40.2mm
6.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
3.0mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
26.3mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
1.8mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
7.0°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 19

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
0.8°C
19th 1993
Average This Month
13.6°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
19th
Highest On Record
43.7°C
31st 1968
Average This Month
31.5°C
+3.5°C
Long-term Average
28.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.8mm
14th
Total This Month
3.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.2mm
6.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
201.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2009
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Weather News

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

Temperatures have been steadily climbing across the Sydney basin today, the second day of a prolonged period of heat for the region.

Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

Weather news of late has been focussed on the heatwave conditions plaguing southeastern Australia - and rightly so: these conditions are severe.

100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

Nearly one year after tropical cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast, the region is marking the centenary of another destructive cyclone, which all but flattened the young town of Mackay.