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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 17°C
possible_shower

Now

10.3°C falling
Updated at 04:40 EST

Central for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the southeast, high chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 17.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.3°C falling
Dew Point 10.1°C falling
Feels Like 7.4°C
Relative Humidity 99%
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WSW 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1023.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:20 EST
Sunset sunset
17:19 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 11.3°C
Bendigo Ap 11.6°C
Kilmore Gap 10.3°C
Sheoaks -

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6am

Intermittent rain
9°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
12°C

3pm

Intermittent rain
13°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 19°C
Minimum 8°C 7°C 5°C 2°C 2°C 5°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 5% 10% 50% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Moderate Moderate Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 17
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h

 
Wind Direction WSW 17km/h
WSW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SW 9km/h
SW
SW 9km/h
SW
SW 8km/h
SW
W 10km/h
W
NNW 8km/h
NNW
N 8km/h
N
NE 10km/h
NE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
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Relative Humidity 87% 79% 88% 67% 84% 60% 84% 66% 82% 64% 76% 63% 80%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 7°C 10°C 6°C 9°C 5°C 9°C 4°C 8°C 5°C 8°C 5°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:52 EST
sunrise
07:20 EST
sunset
17:19 EST
last light
17:47 EST
moon
rise
Tue 13:19 EST
set
Wed 00:27 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 21
8.0°C - 1.0mm
Sun
May 20
5.6°C 14.2°C 2.0mm
Sat
May 19
1.5°C 11.5°C 0.4mm
Fri
May 18
9.5°C 17.0°C 0.6mm
Thu
May 17
2.5°C 12.0°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
209.5mm
37.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
124.9mm
20 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
254.4mm
35 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.6mm
Mar 25
Lowest Temperature
1.5°C
May 19
Highest Temperature
42.8°C
Jan 19

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.5°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-2.6°C
25th 1969
Average This Month
6.1°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
5.5°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.1°C
2nd
Highest On Record
26.0°C
1st 1988
Average This Month
16.7°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.0mm
4th
Total This Month
55.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
55.6mm
12.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.2mm
2007
Driest On Record
8.4mm
1991
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