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Orange Forecast

This morning 0°C
Today 12°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

-0.8°C falling
Updated at 07:10 EST

Central Tablelands for Thursday Cloudy morning with afternoon sunny periods. Patchy fog and frost this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 17.

Currently at Orange Ap

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Temperature -0.8°C falling
Dew Point -1.8°C falling
Feels Like -3.0°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
S 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1028.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:07 EST
Sunset sunset
17:03 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap -0.1°C
Cowra Ap 3.5°C
Parkes Ap 1.9°C
Mudgee Ap 0.9°C

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

3pm

Mostly clear
12°C

6pm

Mostly clear
6°C

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National Forecast

Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 21
Fri
Jun 22
Sat
Jun 23
Sun
Jun 24
Mon
Jun 25
Tue
Jun 26
Wed
Jun 27

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 12°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 11°C
Minimum 0°C -1°C -2°C -1°C -2°C 0°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High Severe Severe Severe Severe High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 8km/h
SSE
SW 11km/h
SW
ENE 7km/h
ENE
WSW 11km/h
WSW
SW 10km/h
SW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SE 10km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
E 15km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 80% 56% 80% 52% 77% 57% 81% 59% 83% 58% 87% 65% 91% 71%
Dew Point 3°C 3°C 2°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 6°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:39 EST
sunrise
07:07 EST
sunset
17:03 EST
last light
17:31 EST
moon
rise
Thu 12:46 EST
set
Fri 01:10 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13
moon
Fri
Jul 20

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jun 20
3°C 12°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 19
1°C 9°C 0.2mm
Mon
Jun 18
1°C 7°C 7.8mm
Sun
Jun 17
0.2°C 4°C 9.8mm
Sat
Jun 16
2.3°C 9.2°C 3.8mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
394.0mm
62.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
194.8mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
227.8mm
57 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.6mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
-1.3°C
May 15
Highest Temperature
37.0°C
Jan 7

Orange Ap Almanac

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June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-8.3°C
28th 2006
Average This Month
2.3°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
1.4°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.2°C
4th
Highest On Record
18.6°C
5th 2002
Average This Month
10.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
10.8°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.8mm
9th
Total This Month
44.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
87.9mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
219.0mm
2016
Driest On Record
26.6mm
2011
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