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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 3°C
Today 12°C
possible_shower

Now

5.1°C steady
Updated at 08:40 EST

Central for Monday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog about the ranges. Slight chance of a shower. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 15.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.1°C steady
Dew Point 5.4°C rising
Feels Like 3.5°C
Relative Humidity -
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N 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1019.5hPa rising
Fire Danger -
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:29 EST
Sunset sunset
17:31 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 5.6°C
Kilmore Gap 6.3°C
Bendigo Ap 3.8°C
Sheoaks 8.1°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
9°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
8°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
7°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jul 24
Tue
Jul 25
Wed
Jul 26
Thu
Jul 27
Fri
Jul 28
Sat
Jul 29
Sun
Jul 30

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Clearing shower

Late shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 12°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 17°C 11°C
Minimum 3°C 3°C 5°C 1°C 4°C 4°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 30% 50% 60% 90% 20% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Slight High Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 7
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NW 7km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 19km/h
W
NE 7km/h
NE
N 19km/h
N
W 16km/h
W
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NE 21km/h
NE
NNE 22km/h
NNE
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 96% 82% 87% 71% 88% 72% 88% 75% 87% 68% 77% 65% 86% 68%
Dew Point 5°C 9°C 4°C 9°C 5°C 8°C 4°C 9°C 4°C 8°C 4°C 10°C 5°C 5°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:01 EST
sunrise
07:29 EST
sunset
17:31 EST
last light
17:59 EST
moon
set
Mon 18:31 EST
rise
Tue 08:36 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15
moon
Tue
Aug 22

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jul 23
3°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 22
-0.5°C - 0.2mm
Fri
Jul 21
-3.0°C 12.8°C 0.4mm
Thu
Jul 20
4.4°C 9.5°C 0.2mm
Wed
Jul 19
6.6°C 12.0°C 3.4mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
326.7mm
69.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
309.5mm
63 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
356.0mm
85 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
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.0°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-6.3°C
21st 1982
Average This Month
2.7°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
2.9°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
13.5°C
17th
Highest On Record
21.4°C
30th 1975
Average This Month
11.6°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
11.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.2mm
4th
Total This Month
33.9mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.0mm
17.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
98.8mm
1995
Driest On Record
13.0mm
1994
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