Fairfax Media Network

Merino Weather


Casterton Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 29°C
sunny

Now

21.1°C rising
Updated at 00:30 EDT

South West for Wednesday A sunny day before cloud increases during the late afternoon and evening. Slight chance of a shower in the southwest at night. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h turning N 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h shifting W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.

Currently at Casterton

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.1°C rising
Dew Point 9.4°C rising
Feels Like 21.1°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
NNE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1018.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 7.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:54 EDT

Nearby Now

Hamilton Ap 17.2°C
Portland 17.3°C
Mt Gambier 20.9°C

Next 12 hours in Casterton Cfa

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Mostly clear
19°C

9am

Mostly clear
21°C

12pm

Clear
25°C

South West Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Casterton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24

Sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy
Maximum 29°C 20°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 23°C
Minimum 17°C 15°C 8°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 80% 50% 5% 40% 60% 40% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction NE 22km/h
NE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SW 9km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SW 16km/h
SW
WSW 6km/h
WSW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
N 6km/h
N
NW 8km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 49% 42% 92% 73% 67% 53% 77% 62% 83% 75% 85% 70% 82% 56%
Dew Point 8°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 13°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 13°C

Casterton Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:19 EDT
sunrise
06:46 EDT
sunset
19:54 EDT
last light
20:21 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 06:05 EDT
set
Wed 18:17 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Casterton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Oct 16
8.3°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
3.4°C 20.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
4.7°C 18.2°C 0.4mm
Fri
Oct 13
10.3°C 17.3°C 0.8mm
Thu
Oct 12
7.3°C 15.4°C 15.4mm

Casterton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
564.5mm
151.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
600.2mm
157 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
732.6mm
156 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.0mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
-3.0°C
Jun 3
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Feb 8

Casterton Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.3°C
10th
Lowest On Record
-1.9°C
9th 2006
Average This Month
7.1°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
6.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.7°C
4th
Highest On Record
34.5°C
12th 2006
Average This Month
18.2°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
19.4°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.4mm
12th
Total This Month
18.4mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.4mm
13.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
100.8mm
2013
Driest On Record
5.2mm
2015
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

BOM says deluge across Queensland at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie

22:08 EDT

The massive downpour across southern Queensland is at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie hammered the coastline last March, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Flooding rain continues in Queensland

17:03 EDT

Heavy rain and thunderstorms will continue to inundate parts of central Queensland during the middle of this week.

Man's body found after being swept away in floodwaters near Gympie as wife watched

16:59 EDT

A man's body has been found after his car was swept off a flooded causeway near Gympie in south-east Queensland overnight.