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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 42°C
sunny

Now

16.9°C rising
Updated at 04:10 EDT

North Central for Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before shifting S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 43.

Currently at Redesdale

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.9°C rising
Dew Point 4.2°C falling
Feels Like 16.9°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
SSW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 6.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Bendigo Ap 17.1°C
Ballarat Ap 17.6°C
Kilmore Gap 24.2°C
Mangalore 17.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Redesdale

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
18°C

9am

Clear
28°C

12pm

Clear
36°C

3pm

Clear
42°C

North Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Fri 04:15 EDT
Fire Weather Warning. Weather conditions are expected to be conducive towards the rapid spread of fire.

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 42°C 34°C 34°C 33°C 30°C 33°C 36°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 19°C 17°C 13°C 11°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 60% 5% 30% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme 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 11
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction NE 11km/h
NE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 7km/h
E
E 9km/h
E
NE 8km/h
NE
SW 10km/h
SW
SW 13km/h
SW
S 14km/h
S
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
S 10km/h
S
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 27% 12% 44% 24% 50% 29% 63% 32% 63% 32% 60% 30% 56% 33%
Dew Point 7°C 7°C 12°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 14°C 17°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:54 EDT
sunrise
06:23 EDT
sunset
20:44 EDT
last light
21:13 EDT
moon
set
Fri 22:02 EDT
rise
Sat 09:02 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 18
18°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
- 34°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
- - -
Sun
Jan 14
7.0°C - 1.8mm
Sat
Jan 13
13.5°C 20.8°C 1.2mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
40.2mm
6.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
3.0mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
6.4mm
2 Day(s)
Wettest Day
1.8mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
7.0°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 6

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
0.8°C
19th 1993
Average This Month
13.2°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
43.7°C
31st 1968
Average This Month
30.2°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
28.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.8mm
14th
Total This Month
3.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.2mm
6.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
201.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2009
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