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37.25°S 144.20°E 425m AMSL

Castlemaine Forecast

Tonight 7°C
Tomorrow 15°C
fog_then_sunny

Now

11.3°C rising
Updated at 20:30 EST

Central for Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Min 9 Max 17 ##.

Currently at Redesdale

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.3°C rising
Dew Point 10.5°C rising
Feels Like 11.3°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:22 EST
Sunset sunset
17:17 EST

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 10.4°C
Bendigo Ap 11.5°C
Kilmore Gap 9.8°C
Sheoaks 12.1°C

Next 12 hours in Redesdale

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

12am

Fog
10°C

3am

Fog
8°C

6am

Fog
6°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 16:40 EST
Strong Wind Warning Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast. Cancellation for West Coast

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 25
Fri
May 26
Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31

Possible shower

Fog then sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 15°C 16°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C
Minimum 6°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 3°C 6°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 60% 30% 90% 90% 80% 60% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Moderate Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
15
km/h
3
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 10km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
SSW 3km/h
SSW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNE 17km/h
NNE
N 21km/h
N
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 10km/h
W
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 13km/h
W
W 12km/h
W
Relative Humidity 91% 74% 90% 71% 87% 74% 88% 75% 87% 67% 87% 73% 83% 75%
Dew Point 9°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 7°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 7°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:54 EST
sunrise
07:23 EST
sunset
17:17 EST
last light
17:45 EST
moon
rise
Fri 07:20 EST
set
Fri 17:58 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17
moon
Sat
Jun 24

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 25
9.0°C - 0.0mm
Wed
May 24
9.5°C 15.5°C 0.2mm
Tue
May 23
11.2°C 17.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 22
11.0°C 17.5°C 0.2mm
Sun
May 21
9.0°C 17.5°C 0.4mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
208.8mm
37.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
238.0mm
37 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
226.2mm
46 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.5mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
0.8°C
May 8
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.8°C
8th
Lowest On Record
-2.6°C
25th 1969
Average This Month
6.7°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
5.4°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
26.0°C
1st 1988
Average This Month
16.6°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.8mm
19th
Total This Month
8.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
55.8mm
11.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.2mm
2007
Driest On Record
8.4mm
1991
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