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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 21°C
mostly_sunny

Now

11.8°C falling
Updated at 03:10 EDT

Central for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the early morning. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then turning SE 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 22.
Monday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h turning E 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.8°C falling
Dew Point 10.0°C rising
Feels Like 8.9°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
S 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1010.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 14.3°C
Kilmore Gap 12.1°C
Bendigo Ap 15.3°C
Sheoaks 12.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

9am

Mostly clear
13°C

12pm

Mostly clear. Windy
16°C

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
18°C

Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Sat 22:00 EDT
Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1
Fri
Mar 2
Sat
Mar 3

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 28°C 29°C 27°C 27°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 12°C 11°C 13°C 17°C 10°C 12°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Very High Very 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 22
km/h
26
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction S 22km/h
S
S 26km/h
S
SE 10km/h
SE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 14km/h
N
W 18km/h
W
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 8km/h
S
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 68% 39% 66% 37% 63% 33% 51% 30% 66% 38% 67% 32% 62% 36%
Dew Point 9°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 13°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:37 EDT
sunrise
07:03 EDT
sunset
20:09 EDT
last light
20:35 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 16:13 EDT
set
Mon 02:29 EDT
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
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Mar 9
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Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 24
21°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 23
19.9°C 33°C 0.8mm
Thu
Feb 22
18.0°C 23.5°C -
Wed
Feb 21
17.3°C 26.0°C -
Tue
Feb 20
13.8°C 31.0°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
77.5mm
11.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
33.4mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
47.9mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.4mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
6.5°C
Feb 12
Highest Temperature
42.8°C
Jan 19

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.5°C
12th
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
7th 1980
Average This Month
14.7°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.3°C
8th
Highest On Record
43.9°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
28.9°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
28.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
11th
Total This Month
2.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
37.3mm
5.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
203.9mm
2012
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1991
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