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Castlemaine Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 32°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

27.9°C rising
Updated at 18:20 EDT

North Central for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the east this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm this afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 33.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the east, slight chance elsewhere, most likely during the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning N during the morning then tending NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C rising
Dew Point 4.2°C falling
Feels Like 26.7°C
Relative Humidity 22%
Wind icon
ESE 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1013.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 26.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:18 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 30.9°C
Bendigo Ap 31.2°C
Sheoaks 29.4°C
Kilmore Gap 27.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

12am

Mostly clear
19°C

3am

Clear
17°C

6am

Clear
17°C

North Central Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 32°C 33°C 29°C 27°C 26°C 31°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 50% 70% 40% 20% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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
8
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 11km/h
ENE
NE 8km/h
NE
NE 13km/h
NE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NE 12km/h
NE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NE 12km/h
NE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NE 7km/h
NE
W 11km/h
W
S 13km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 51% 30% 48% 26% 48% 29% 59% 45% 71% 48% 68% 49% 65% 38%
Dew Point 11°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 15°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:30 EDT
sunrise
06:00 EDT
sunset
20:19 EDT
last light
20:49 EDT
moon
set
Wed 23:20 EDT
rise
Thu 09:36 EDT
moon
Mon
Nov 27
moon
Mon
Dec 4
moon
Sun
Dec 10
moon
Mon
Dec 18

Castlemaine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Nov 22
16°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 21
16.2°C 31°C 0.0mm
Mon
Nov 20
15.8°C 29.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Nov 19
15.8°C 27.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Nov 18
13.2°C 27.8°C 0.0mm

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
560.9mm
118.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
480.0mm
113 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
725.5mm
145 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.5mm
Apr 10
Lowest Temperature
-3.0°C
Jul 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 9

Castlemaine Almanac

full climatology
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.5°C
4th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
22nd 1971
Average This Month
11.3°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
9.2°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.2°C
13th
Highest On Record
38.8°C
24th 1982
Average This Month
24.3°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
22.7°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.2mm
17th
Total This Month
45.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.1mm
8.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
177.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
4.2mm
1982
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