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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 13°C
Tonight 2°C
mostly_sunny

Now

6.0°C falling
Updated at 17:00 EST

Central for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog and frost this morning. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW early in the morning then tending N/NE in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 15.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.0°C falling
Dew Point 3.3°C falling
Feels Like 3.6°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
N 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1026.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:36 EST
Sunset sunset
17:13 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 8.2°C
Kilmore Gap 7.2°C
Bendigo Ap 9.3°C
Sheoaks 8.4°C

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
6°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
5°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
4°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jun 19
Wed
Jun 20
Thu
Jun 21
Fri
Jun 22
Sat
Jun 23
Sun
Jun 24
Mon
Jun 25

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 13°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 12°C
Minimum 1°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 5°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 5% 30% 30% 60% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High Moderate High Moderate Moderate Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SE 12km/h
SE
NE 8km/h
NE
NE 9km/h
NE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
ENE 4km/h
ENE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NW 9km/h
NW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
W 12km/h
W
SW 9km/h
SW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 83% 61% 87% 70% 89% 67% 87% 70% 88% 77% 91% 76% 84% 69%
Dew Point 4°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 5°C 7°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
07:07 EST
sunrise
07:36 EST
sunset
17:13 EST
last light
17:42 EST
moon
set
Tue 23:24 EST
rise
Wed 12:34 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13
moon
Fri
Jul 20

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jun 19
-1°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 18
3°C 11°C 2.0mm
Sun
Jun 17
3.6°C 11°C 4.2mm
Sat
Jun 16
3.0°C 10.1°C 3.6mm
Fri
Jun 15
6.5°C 11.0°C 3.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
265.7mm
51.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
210.8mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
272.2mm
44 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.6mm
Mar 25
Lowest Temperature
-1.0°C
Jun 19
Highest Temperature
42.8°C
Jan 19

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-4.9°C
12th 1972
Average This Month
4.0°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
3.5°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
21.1°C
7th 1967
Average This Month
13.5°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
12.6°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.4mm
12th
Total This Month
45.0mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.2mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
136.2mm
1991
Driest On Record
12.8mm
1969
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