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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 16°C
sunny

Now

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Central for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain near the surf coast later tonight. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW during the morning then shifting milder SW in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.

Currently at Redesdale

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Kilmore Gap -
Ballarat Ap -
Melbourne Ap -
Bendigo Ap -

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Kilmore

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
36°C

6pm

Mostly clear
33°C

9pm

Mostly clear
23°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Sunny

Clearing shower

Late shower

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower
Maximum 37°C 25°C 28°C 24°C 26°C 32°C 34°C
Minimum 17°C 16°C 10°C 15°C 11°C 12°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 90% 70% 10% 50% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 10
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction N 10km/h
N
NW 17km/h
NW
S 16km/h
S
S 16km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 5km/h
SSE
NW 6km/h
NW
SW 15km/h
SW
S 13km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 35% 19% 68% 37% 57% 25% 76% 54% 66% 37% 56% 32% 54% 38%
Dew Point 9°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 13°C 14°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 16°C 17°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:51 EDT
sunrise
06:21 EDT
sunset
20:44 EDT
last light
21:14 EDT
moon
set
Tue 11:05 EDT
rise
Tue 23:47 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
11°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
12.5°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
12.8°C 22.8°C 5.8mm
Fri
Jan 13
16.0°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 12
11.5°C 33.0°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
39.5mm
5.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
6.4mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
28.2mm
6 Day(s)
Wettest Day
5.8mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
11.0°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
36.0°C
Jan 8

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.0°C
16th
Lowest On Record
0.8°C
19th 1993
Average This Month
15.4°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
12.9°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
43.7°C
31st 1968
Average This Month
29.1°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
27.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.8mm
14th
Total This Month
6.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.5mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
201.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2009
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