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37.07°S 144.20°E 277m AMSL

Castlemaine Forecast

Tonight 14°C
Tomorrow 28°C
sunny

Now

23.0°C falling
Updated at 22:30 EDT

North Central for Wednesday Clear. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h.
Thursday Sunny. Winds NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h before dawn then turning S 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

Currently at Redesdale

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Temperature 23.0°C falling
Dew Point 1.9°C falling
Feels Like 23.0°C
Relative Humidity 25%
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NE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 13.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:12 EDT

Nearby Now

Bendigo Ap 23.1°C
Ballarat Ap 17.3°C
Kilmore Gap 25.8°C
Melbourne Ap 27.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Bendigo

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
23°C

3am

Clear
19°C

6am

Clear
16°C

9am

Clear
18°C

North Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Wed 04:59 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, North East, South West and Central for today

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 28°C 25°C 22°C 28°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 12°C 14°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 14°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 18
km/h
25
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction NE 18km/h
NE
N 25km/h
N
WSW 10km/h
WSW
W 11km/h
W
S 14km/h
S
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 20km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 6km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NE 9km/h
NE
NE 15km/h
NE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 42% 23% 68% 40% 72% 44% 68% 39% 69% 38% 61% 33% 59% 34%
Dew Point 5°C 8°C 11°C 13°C 10°C 12°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 13°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:35 EDT
sunrise
07:01 EDT
sunset
20:11 EDT
last light
20:38 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 03:26 EDT
set
Thu 17:48 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
9.0°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
5.0°C 25.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
9.5°C 20.1°C 2.4mm
Sun
Feb 19
6.0°C 15.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
10.8°C 25.0°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
77.7mm
11.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
50.3mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
89.6mm
17 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.6mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
5.0°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.0°C
21st
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
7th 1980
Average This Month
12.6°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.1°C
9th
Highest On Record
43.9°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
26.5°C
-1.6°C
Long-term Average
28.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.6mm
6th
Total This Month
24.0mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
38.2mm
5.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
203.9mm
2012
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1991
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15:24 EDT

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11:55 EDT

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