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37.21°S 144.09°E 286m AMSL

Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 37°C
mostly_sunny

Now

14.2°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EDT

Central for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then shifting cooler SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at Redesdale

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.2°C falling
Dew Point 9.6°C rising
Feels Like 13.8°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
SW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:37 EDT

Nearby Now

Ballarat Ap 14.5°C
Bendigo Ap 18.3°C
Sheoaks 13.5°C
Melbourne Ap 15.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Redesdale

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
15°C

6am

Mostly clear
14°C

9am

Mostly clear
24°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 37°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 35°C 39°C 32°C
Minimum 15°C 20°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 22°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 50% 40% 5% 5% 30% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 12
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NE 12km/h
NE
N 18km/h
N
WSW 12km/h
WSW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
S 6km/h
S
WNW 12km/h
WNW
SW 8km/h
SW
SW 10km/h
SW
ESE 11km/h
ESE
NE 10km/h
NE
NE 18km/h
NE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
N 15km/h
N
NNW 19km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 40% 21% 61% 41% 58% 28% 57% 31% 55% 28% 54% 38% 65% 58%
Dew Point 11°C 11°C 14°C 15°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 18°C 22°C 21°C 22°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:26 EDT
sunrise
05:57 EDT
sunset
20:37 EDT
last light
21:08 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 03:04 EDT
set
Wed 15:51 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
8°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
7.8°C 29°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
9.8°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
6.8°C 23°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
6.2°C 20.1°C 1.8mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
601.2mm
125.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
531.2mm
120 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
754.5mm
151 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.2°C
8th
Lowest On Record
1.0°C
12th 1995
Average This Month
9.9°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
11.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
11th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
22.2°C
-3.3°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
43.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.3mm
7.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
111.7mm
1986
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1972
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.