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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 7°C
mostly_sunny

Now

10.9°C steady
Updated at 12:00 EST

Central for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog about the ranges early this morning. Areas of morning frost. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast this morning. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.9°C steady
Dew Point 4.1°C rising
Feels Like 10.5°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
W 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1017.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:08 EST
Sunset sunset
18:22 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 13.2°C
Kilmore Gap 10.0°C
Bendigo Ap 13.6°C
Sheoaks 11.8°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
15°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

9pm

Mostly clear
8°C

12am

Mostly clear
6°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Tue 10:55 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: West Coast and East Gippsland Coast Cancellation for the Following Area: Central Coast

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30
Sun
Oct 1
Mon
Oct 2

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Late shower
Maximum 16°C 21°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C
Minimum 2°C 7°C 7°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 40% 80% 50% 40% 10% 10% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Nil Nil Slight Nil Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 4
km/h
5
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SE 4km/h
SE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NE 19km/h
NE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
W 15km/h
W
W 15km/h
W
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
W 19km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
W 12km/h
W
W 15km/h
W
WNW 7km/h
WNW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 65% 47% 57% 56% 79% 64% 77% 64% 67% 54% 81% 64% 78% 56%
Dew Point 3°C 5°C 5°C 12°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 4°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 8°C 7°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:42 EST
sunrise
06:08 EST
sunset
18:22 EST
last light
18:48 EST
moon
set
Wed 00:03 EST
rise
Wed 10:28 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 26
-1°C - 5mm
Mon
Sep 25
8°C 15°C 1mm
Sun
Sep 24
9.0°C 17°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
14.2°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
9.0°C 24.3°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
454.7mm
98.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
400.5mm
100 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
575.7mm
120 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
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-4.0°C
6th 1995
Average This Month
5.6°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
5.0°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.6°C
23rd
Highest On Record
28.9°C
30th 2001
Average This Month
16.2°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
15.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.0mm
26th
Total This Month
25.9mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.4mm
13.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
168.5mm
2016
Driest On Record
15.0mm
2008
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Weather News

September heat records on the forecast

11:36 EST

Unprecedented September heat will affect southern Queensland and northern NSW on Wednesday and Thursday, causing some locations to break records for the second time in a week.

Dam levels across NSW continue to hold despite record dry winter

09:40 EST

Despite a record dry winter and extremely warm daytime temperatures in New South Wales over the last four months, the state's dams are still relatively full.

BOM warns record-breaking temperatures set for Queensland this week

08:11 EST

Temperatures across the state are set to climb again this week, with parts of Queensland tipped to experience more record-breaking days.