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Castlemaine Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 11°C
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Now

12.4°C falling
Updated at 02:30 EST

North Central for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east early this evening. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Possible hail. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h shifting S/SW 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Bendigo Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.4°C falling
Dew Point 10.5°C falling
Feels Like 11.1°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
NW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1005.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
17:44 EST

Nearby Now

Redesdale 11.6°C
Ballarat Ap 7.8°C
Kilmore Gap 10.2°C
Sheoaks 8.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Bendigo

48-hour forecast

3am

Heavy rain
11°C

6am

Intermittent rain
8°C

9am

Slight chance shower
9°C

12pm

Mostly clear
12°C

North Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Tue 22:36 EST
Severe Weather Warning for VIC

Vic - Tue 22:05 EST
Warning for Farmers and Graziers in Victoria. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 13°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 15°C
Minimum 6°C 4°C 7°C 10°C 5°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 80% 20% 30% 30% 30% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SW 23km/h
SW
SW 25km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
W 11km/h
W
W 15km/h
W
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
ENE 5km/h
ENE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
N 12km/h
N
NNW 15km/h
NNW
W 15km/h
W
WSW 15km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 80% 56% 73% 64% 88% 73% 87% 67% 81% 62% 81% 72% 78% 71%
Dew Point 5°C 2°C 4°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 8°C 10°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:31 EST
sunrise
06:58 EST
sunset
17:44 EST
last light
18:10 EST
moon
rise
Wed 06:12 EST
set
Wed 17:50 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 25
15.5°C - 31.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
14.0°C 22.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
12.0°C 21.6°C 0.2mm
Sat
Apr 22
15.0°C 19.5°C 14.4mm
Fri
Apr 21
16.5°C 17.0°C 23.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
153.0mm
25.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
221.4mm
27 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
146.6mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.5mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
3.0°C
Mar 31
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
24th 1999
Average This Month
10.0°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
7.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
33.0°C
4th 1986
Average This Month
20.6°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
20.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
54.5mm
10th
Total This Month
133.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.7mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
112.2mm
1989
Driest On Record
4.9mm
1994
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