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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 15°C
possible_shower

Now

22.3°C rising
Updated at 11:20 EDT

Central for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.3°C rising
Dew Point 16.6°C rising
Feels Like 22.3°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
N 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1014.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:30 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:28 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 21.3°C
Bendigo Ap 20.9°C
Sheoaks 26.4°C
Kilmore Gap 19.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
24°C

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Sunny

Sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 28°C 30°C 23°C 25°C 19°C 19°C
Minimum 17°C 15°C 18°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 60% 20% 90% 5% 40% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 11
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 11km/h
ENE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
E 7km/h
E
N 9km/h
N
NE 20km/h
NE
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
SW 9km/h
SW
SW 12km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 83% 64% 85% 51% 64% 48% 81% 45% 72% 42% 69% 48% 70% 47%
Dew Point 16°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 7°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:04 EDT
sunrise
07:30 EDT
sunset
19:28 EDT
last light
19:54 EDT
moon
set
Sat 17:47 EDT
rise
Sun 05:06 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
13.0°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
15.5°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
17.0°C 23.0°C 15.6mm
Tue
Mar 21
18.8°C 26.0°C 7.6mm
Mon
Mar 20
18.0°C 31.0°C 4.2mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
112.3mm
17.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
82.5mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
134.2mm
29 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.6mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
5.0°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.2°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
0.6°C
31st 1973
Average This Month
15.4°C
+4.5°C
Long-term Average
10.9°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
38.0°C
7th 1991
Average This Month
28.8°C
+4.2°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
32.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
34.6mm
6.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
100.1mm
1969
Driest On Record
3.2mm
1986
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