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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

6.3°C falling
Updated at 03:40 EDT

North Central for Tuesday Clear. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h shifting NW in the morning then tending NW/NE in the evening.

Currently at Redesdale

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.3°C falling
Dew Point 5.1°C falling
Feels Like 5.9°C
Relative Humidity 92%
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SSW 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:56 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:33 EDT

Nearby Now

Bendigo Ap 10.0°C
Ballarat Ap 6.8°C
Kilmore Gap 7.9°C
Sheoaks 6.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Bendigo

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
10°C

9am

Mostly clear
18°C

12pm

Clear
24°C

3pm

Clear
28°C

North Central Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 23°C 18°C 24°C 26°C 32°C 35°C
Minimum 10°C 16°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 12°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 5% 5% 5% 20% 40%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High 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 3
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NE 3km/h
NE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
W 26km/h
W
SW 20km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
SSW 7km/h
SSW
SW 10km/h
SW
S 8km/h
S
SSW 6km/h
SSW
NE 7km/h
NE
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 55% 31% 81% 52% 61% 48% 66% 43% 66% 36% 53% 29% 41% 31%
Dew Point 9°C 8°C 14°C 13°C 4°C 6°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 15°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:26 EDT
sunrise
05:56 EDT
sunset
20:33 EDT
last light
21:04 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 12:49 EDT
set
Thu 01:53 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
12.3°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
17.0°C 25.0°C 2.2mm
Sun
Dec 4
15.0°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
10.2°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
9.5°C 23.1°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
601.3mm
125.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
756.9mm
151 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
366.0mm
129 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.0mm
Sep 14
Lowest Temperature
-0.5°C
Jun 12
Highest Temperature
40.3°C
Jan 13

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.5°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
1.0°C
12th 1995
Average This Month
12.3°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
10.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
4th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
27.1°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.2mm
5th
Total This Month
2.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.8mm
7.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
111.7mm
1986
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1972
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.