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Castlemaine Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 8°C
rain

Now

17.0°C falling
Updated at 13:50 EDT

North Central for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, becoming less likely during the early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and early afternoon. A partly cloudy afternoon with a slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds N 30 to 45 km/h shifting SW 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Ballarat Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.0°C falling
Dew Point 4.3°C falling
Feels Like 17.0°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
WNW 46km/h rising
Wind Gusts 61km/h
Pressure 999.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 14.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:56 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:34 EDT

Nearby Now

Redesdale 20.5°C
Bendigo Ap 20.1°C
Sheoaks 19.3°C
Kilmore Gap 16.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Ballarat

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
20°C

6pm

Slight chance shower. Windy
17°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
12°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

North Central Weather Warnings

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Vic - Thu 10:49 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Wind) for Central, South West, North East, East Gippsland & West & South Gippsland. Cancelled elsewhere

National Forecast

Castlemaine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14

Rain

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 22°C 17°C 24°C 26°C 31°C 35°C 26°C
Minimum 16°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 17°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 5% 5% 10% 50% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 24
km/h
31
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 24km/h
NNW
W 31km/h
W
SW 22km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
S 9km/h
S
SSW 7km/h
SSW
NE 7km/h
NE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
N 18km/h
N
NW 24km/h
NW
W 15km/h
W
W 19km/h
W
Relative Humidity 81% 46% 62% 48% 65% 41% 66% 37% 53% 25% 34% 27% 57% 45%
Dew Point 14°C 10°C 4°C 6°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 13°C 12°C 13°C

Castlemaine Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:26 EDT
sunrise
05:56 EDT
sunset
20:34 EDT
last light
21:05 EDT
moon
set
Fri 02:29 EDT
rise
Fri 14:58 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
Thu
Dec 8
15°C - 11mm
Wed
Dec 7
8.5°C 28°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
12.3°C 22.5°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

Castlemaine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
601.3mm
125.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
767.9mm
152 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
367.8mm
130 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
8.5°C
7th
Lowest On Record
1.0°C
12th 1995
Average This Month
12.2°C
+1.3°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
26.6°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
8th
Total This Month
13.2mm
2 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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