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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 20°C
sunny

Now

28.5°C rising
Updated at 12:46 EDT

Central for Sunday Sunny. The chance of fog in the south early this morning. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW in the late afternoon then tending NE/E 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

Currently at Redesdale

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.5°C rising
Dew Point 9.7°C falling
Feels Like 27.5°C
Relative Humidity 31%
Wind icon
ESE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 14.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:42 EDT

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 27.5°C
Bendigo Ap 27.4°C
Kilmore Gap 25.6°C
Sheoaks 26.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
29°C

6pm

Clear
31°C

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Mostly clear
19°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 35°C 25°C 28°C 28°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 11°C 20°C 17°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 10% 80% 10% 5% 10% 20% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme 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 10
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction E 10km/h
E
NE 8km/h
NE
NE 11km/h
NE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
SW 18km/h
SW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 14km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
S 13km/h
S
SE 9km/h
SE
WNW 6km/h
WNW
W 10km/h
W
WSW 15km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 54% 28% 47% 26% 63% 33% 60% 30% 61% 30% 58% 28% 49% 24%
Dew Point 10°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 12°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 9°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:57 EDT
sunrise
06:27 EDT
sunset
20:42 EDT
last light
21:11 EDT
moon
set
Sun 15:44 EDT
rise
Mon 02:32 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
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Sat
Feb 4
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Feb 11
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Feb 19

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 22
11°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
10.0°C 26°C 0.3mm
Fri
Jan 20
14.0°C 20.0°C 19.6mm
Thu
Jan 19
11.8°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
16.0°C 25.2°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.5mm
5.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
26.3mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
30.4mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.6mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
10.0°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
39.8°C
Jan 17

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.0°C
21st
Lowest On Record
0.8°C
19th 1993
Average This Month
14.9°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
12.9°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.8°C
17th
Highest On Record
43.7°C
31st 1968
Average This Month
29.1°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
27.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.6mm
20th
Total This Month
26.3mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.5mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
201.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2009
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Weather News

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.

Darwin not quite that wet (yet)

11:13 EDT

Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.