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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 18°C
cloudy

Now

7.7°C steady
Updated at 00:48 EDT

Central for Sunday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 17.
Monday Cloudy. Slight chance of a light shower or drizzle in the morning and early afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW before dawn then becoming light early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.7°C steady
Dew Point 7.6°C rising
Feels Like 5.1°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
SSW 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1020.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:46 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale -
Bendigo Ap 10.5°C
Sheoaks 9.1°C
Kilmore Gap 6.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3am

Intermittent rain
7°C

6am

Chance shower
8°C

9am

Intermittent rain
10°C

12pm

Intermittent rain
12°C

Central Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 18°C 22°C 25°C 26°C 20°C 25°C 24°C
Minimum 7°C 7°C 9°C 13°C 10°C 6°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 90% 90% 40% 70% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
UV Index 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 15
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SW 15km/h
SW
SW 17km/h
SW
SW 7km/h
SW
W 6km/h
W
NNE 4km/h
NNE
NW 12km/h
NW
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
SW 15km/h
SW
SW 17km/h
SW
NNE 6km/h
NNE
N 13km/h
N
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NW 19km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 78% 66% 79% 52% 74% 50% 74% 53% 77% 58% 68% 42% 55% 49%
Dew Point 8°C 11°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 16°C 10°C 11°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 13°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:03 EDT
sunrise
06:30 EDT
sunset
19:46 EDT
last light
20:13 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 08:05 EDT
set
Sun 21:59 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 21
2°C - 0.2mm
Fri
Oct 20
6.0°C 17°C 1.4mm
Thu
Oct 19
19.0°C 25.5°C 0.6mm
Wed
Oct 18
15.6°C 28.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
14.2°C 27.5°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
512.8mm
109.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
425.3mm
107 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
681.9mm
135 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.5mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
-3.0°C
Jul 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.5°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-4.0°C
3rd 1989
Average This Month
7.9°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
6.7°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.3°C
18th
Highest On Record
34.5°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
21.3°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
19.2°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.6mm
12th
Total This Month
24.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.1mm
11.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
200.7mm
1975
Driest On Record
3.2mm
2006
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Weather News

Police divers find two bodies in sunken Queensland fishing trawler recovery mission

00:01 EDT

Two bodies have been found in a recovery mission for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.

Storms closing in on Perth, scattering across WA

14:06 EDT

Thunderstorms are nearing Perth and will scatter across much of inland Western Australia this weekend, bringing useful rain but also threatening the region with damaging winds.

Another Soaking for Brisbane

09:37 EDT

After receiving October's monthly rainfall total in the past seven days Brisbane is set to see a further 10-20mm today.