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Castlemaine Forecast

Tonight 3°C
Tomorrow 11°C
fog_then_sunny

Now

6.5°C falling
Updated at 20:30 EST

Central for Tuesday Cloudy. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Morning fog about the ranges. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the Otways at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Patches of light morning frost about the ranges. Winds W/NW and light increasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming NW 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Redesdale

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Temperature 6.5°C falling
Dew Point 3.5°C rising
Feels Like 6.5°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
S 1km/h rising
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:37 EST
Sunset sunset
17:16 EST

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 7.2°C
Bendigo Ap 7.1°C
Kilmore Gap 6.9°C
Sheoaks 8.6°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
7°C

12am

Fog
6°C

3am

Mostly clear
5°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
4°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Tue 16:40 EST
Gale Warning for Central Coast and Central Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind Warning for West Coast and East Gippsland Coast, for Wednesday

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Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jun 30
Wed
Jul 1
Thu
Jul 2
Fri
Jul 3
Sat
Jul 4
Sun
Jul 5
Mon
Jul 6

Cloudy

Fog then sunny

Possible shower

Cloud increasing

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 12°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 11°C
Minimum 3°C 3°C 4°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 20% 60% 70% 50% 60% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Slight High High Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 3
km/h
5
km/h
5
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 3km/h
SSE
SW 5km/h
SW
WNW 5km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
SW 16km/h
SW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SW 4km/h
SW
NW 9km/h
NW
NW 10km/h
NW
SW 10km/h
SW
NNE 6km/h
NNE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NW 12km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 88% 65% 92% 64% 88% 51% 84% 54% 77% 65% 83% 63% 97% 74%
Dew Point 5°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 7°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
07:08 EST
sunrise
07:37 EST
sunset
17:16 EST
last light
17:45 EST
moon
set
Wed 06:15 EST
rise
Wed 16:44 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 2
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jun 30
-0.5°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 29
-2.2°C 13.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 28
2.9°C 12.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 27
2.4°C 9.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 26
4.8°C 12.5°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
265.4mm
51.4 Day(s)
Total For 2015
189.7mm
65 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
252.6mm
70 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.8mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
-2.5°C
Jun 21
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 2

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.5°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-4.9°C
12th 1972
Average This Month
3.4°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
3.5°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.4°C
12th
Highest On Record
21.1°C
7th 1967
Average This Month
12.2°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
12.6°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
5th
Total This Month
25.1mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.6mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
136.2mm
1991
Driest On Record
12.8mm
1969
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