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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 39°C
sunny

Now

15.1°C falling
Updated at 02:10 EDT

North Central for Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N/NE in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 40.
Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then shifting S/SE in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 43.

Currently at Redesdale

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.1°C falling
Dew Point 6.9°C falling
Feels Like 15.1°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
S 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Bendigo Ap 17.3°C
Ballarat Ap 16.0°C
Kilmore Gap 22.0°C
Mangalore 16.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Redesdale

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
16°C

6am

Clear
14°C

9am

Clear
25°C

12pm

Clear
33°C

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 18
Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24

Sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 39°C 42°C 33°C 35°C 33°C 29°C 35°C
Minimum 16°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 30% 30% 30% 10% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 11
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction NE 11km/h
NE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NE 11km/h
NE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
SE 12km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 7km/h
SE
NW 10km/h
NW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SW 14km/h
SW
S 13km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSW 9km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 36% 14% 27% 12% 49% 31% 56% 34% 59% 29% 63% 33% 54% 27%
Dew Point 9°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 12°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:53 EDT
sunrise
06:22 EDT
sunset
20:44 EDT
last light
21:14 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 07:10 EDT
set
Fri 22:02 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
Wed
Jan 17
- - 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
- - -
Sun
Jan 14
7.0°C - 1.8mm
Sat
Jan 13
13.5°C 20.8°C 1.2mm
Fri
Jan 12
- 34.0°C -

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
12.9°C
-0.1°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
29.9°C
+1.9°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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