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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 19°C
showers

Now

15.7°C falling
Updated at 03:20 EST

Central for Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h.
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. Rain heavy at times in the east in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h turning W during the morning.

Currently at Redesdale

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.7°C falling
Dew Point 15.5°C falling
Feels Like 15.7°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
NNW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 14.4mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:57 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

Nearby Now

Kilmore Gap 14.5°C
Bendigo Ap 16.4°C
Sheoaks 14.4°C
Melbourne Ap 16.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6am

Shower
11°C

9am

Slight chance shower
13°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
15°C

3pm

Chance shower
17°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Mon 22:40 EST
Severe Weather Warning for VIC

Vic - Mon 22:39 EST
Cancel Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Vic - Mon 22:24 EST
Warning for Farmers and Graziers in Victoria. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

Vic - Mon 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Apr 25
Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1

Showers

Possible thunderstorm

Cloudy

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 11°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 16°C
Minimum 14°C 6°C 4°C 8°C 9°C 4°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 50% 50% 20% 40% 60%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 12km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
SW 25km/h
SW
SW 26km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
W 11km/h
W
W 14km/h
W
SW 14km/h
SW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SW 7km/h
SW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
NW 10km/h
NW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 94% 76% 79% 60% 72% 63% 87% 75% 83% 64% 77% 56% 79% 71%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 5°C 3°C 4°C 7°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 11°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:30 EST
sunrise
06:57 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:12 EST
moon
rise
Tue 05:02 EST
set
Tue 17:11 EST
moon
Wed
Apr 26
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Apr 24
14.0°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
12.0°C 21.6°C 0.2mm
Sat
Apr 22
15.0°C 19.5°C 14.4mm
Fri
Apr 21
16.5°C 17.0°C 23.0mm
Thu
Apr 20
16.0°C 22.1°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
153.0mm
25.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
190.4mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
146.6mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.5mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
3.0°C
Mar 31
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
24th 1999
Average This Month
9.7°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
7.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
33.0°C
4th 1986
Average This Month
20.5°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
20.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
54.5mm
10th
Total This Month
102.4mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.7mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
112.2mm
1989
Driest On Record
4.9mm
1994
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