Castlemaine Daily Summaries

April 2020
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/04/2020 7.7 +0.0 23.3 +3.2 0.0  
Thu 02/04/2020 14.0 +6.3 - - 19.0  
Fri 03/04/2020 - - 20.0 -0.1 -  
Sat 04/04/2020 10.5 +2.8 - - 33  
 
April 2020 Average 51 10.7 +3.0 21.6 +1.5    
Apr 1966-2017 Average 7.7   20.1      
Apr 1966-2017 Highest 21.5 10th 2005 33.0 4th 1986    
Apr 1966-2017 Lowest -3.0 24th 1999 9.8 7th 1995    
 
April 2020 Total         52.0 2 day(s)
Apr 1966-2017 Average Total         41.9 8.0 day(s)
Apr 1966-2017 Wettest Total         141.2 2017
Apr 1966-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         54.5 10th 2017
Apr 1966-2017 Driest Total         4.9 1994
 
Jan-Apr 2020 Total         217.0 20 day(s)
Jan-Apr 1966-2017 Average Total         153.9 25.7 day(s)
 
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A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.

Station Details

CASTLEMAINE PRISON
North Central, Victoria
37.0809°S 144.2392°E 330m AMSL
Commenced 1966
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Weather News

Strong winds lash the southeast

13:15 EDT

A vigorous cold front has swept through parts of the southeast, bringing wind gusts in excess of 100km/h to some exposed and elevated parts.

When it rains, it pours over NSW

13:07 EDT

Parts of New South Wales have recorded their best daily April rainfall in decades, as a strong cold front and trough sweeped over the state overnight.

Sunflowers brighten up the Liverpool Plains countryside after years of drought

10:41 EDT

From dry and dusty paddocks an increasingly rare crop is flowering on the New South Wales Liverpool Plains, standing as a symbol of recovery from an intense one-in-100-year drought.