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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 11°C
possible_shower

Now

21.2°C rising
Updated at 15:30 EST

Central for Sunday Partly cloudy. Morning fog patches. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the southwest, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 22.

Currently at Redesdale

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.2°C rising
Dew Point 14.4°C rising
Feels Like 21.2°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
N 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:55 EST
Sunset sunset
17:47 EST

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 18.9°C
Bendigo Ap 20.2°C
Kilmore Gap 17.1°C
Sheoaks 20.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Redesdale

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
18°C

9pm

Mostly clear
14°C

12am

Fog
12°C

3am

Fog
11°C

Central Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 23
Mon
Apr 24
Tue
Apr 25
Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Showers

Possible shower

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 20°C 18°C 13°C 14°C 17°C 16°C
Minimum 11°C 11°C 12°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 60% 90% 90% 70% 30% 60% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm 10-20mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 4
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 4km/h
SE
WSW 4km/h
WSW
NE 9km/h
NE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
WNW 12km/h
WNW
W 15km/h
W
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SW 25km/h
SW
SW 15km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
W 14km/h
W
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SW 14km/h
SW
SW 14km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 88% 67% 85% 73% 92% 75% 74% 61% 72% 63% 87% 72% 80% 63%
Dew Point 13°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 10°C 12°C 8°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
06:29 EST
sunrise
06:55 EST
sunset
17:47 EST
last light
18:14 EST
moon
set
Sun 15:57 EST
rise
Mon 03:55 EST
moon
Wed
Apr 26
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 23
12°C - 0.2mm
Sat
Apr 22
15.0°C 19°C 14.4mm
Fri
Apr 21
16.5°C 17.0°C 23.0mm
Thu
Apr 20
16.0°C 22.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 19
8.0°C 24.0°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
153.0mm
25.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
190.4mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
146.6mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.5mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
3.0°C
Mar 31
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
24th 1999
Average This Month
9.5°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
7.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
33.0°C
4th 1986
Average This Month
20.4°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
20.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
54.5mm
10th
Total This Month
102.4mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.7mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
112.2mm
1989
Driest On Record
4.9mm
1994
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