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Casterton Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 13°C
showers

Now

28.3°C falling
Updated at 12:48 EDT

South West for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon then tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 36.

Currently at Casterton

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.3°C falling
Dew Point 10.0°C rising
Feels Like 27.4°C
Relative Humidity 32%
Wind icon
N 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1007.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 13.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:57 EDT

Nearby Now

Coonawarra 29.0°C
Edenhope 35.2°C
Kanagulk 34.0°C

Next 12 hours in Coonawarra

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

9pm

Intermittent rain
23°C

12am

Rain
18°C

South West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Casterton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Showers

Clearing shower

Rain developing

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Clearing shower
Maximum 28°C 23°C 26°C 22°C 26°C 32°C 30°C
Minimum 16°C 13°C 9°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 90% 20% 80% 20% 20% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 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 9
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 9km/h
NNW
W 15km/h
W
S 16km/h
S
S 16km/h
S
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 7km/h
E
S 10km/h
S
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 9km/h
S
S 12km/h
S
ESE 10km/h
ESE
NE 6km/h
NE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 43% 34% 70% 42% 63% 36% 81% 55% 72% 41% 59% 30% 57% 52%
Dew Point 10°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 18°C

Casterton Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:01 EDT
sunrise
06:31 EDT
sunset
20:57 EDT
last light
21:27 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 23:59 EDT
set
Wed 12:15 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Casterton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
9.0°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
13.0°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
13.5°C 20.8°C 13.2mm
Fri
Jan 13
15.8°C 22.5°C 2.8mm
Thu
Jan 12
6.8°C 32.0°C 0.0mm

Coonawarra Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
27.2mm
6.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
18.4mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
5.0mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
10.4mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
7.1°C
Jan 12
Highest Temperature
38.7°C
Jan 7

Coonawarra Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.1°C
12th
Lowest On Record
0.2°C
9th 1987
Average This Month
13.5°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
11.5°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.7°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.5°C
28th 2009
Average This Month
28.3°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
27.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.4mm
14th
Total This Month
18.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
27.2mm
6.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
101.7mm
2007
Driest On Record
1.6mm
2013
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