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Cowra Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 31°C
sunny

Now

18.2°C falling
Updated at 21:20 EDT

Central Tablelands for Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Cowra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.2°C falling
Dew Point 10.6°C rising
Feels Like 18.2°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1015.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:06 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 16.8°C
Orange Ap 15.3°C
Young Ap 16.4°C
Goulburn Ap 17.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Bathurst

48-hour forecast

12am

Cloudy
15°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

6am

Mostly clear
10°C

9am

Clear
18°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cowra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Rain

Sunny

Rain

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 31°C 34°C 22°C 27°C 30°C 32°C
Minimum 18°C 11°C 15°C 10°C 6°C 9°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 90% 5% 5% 20% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 8
km/h
14
km/h
2
km/h
8
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
4
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction NW 8km/h
NW
W 14km/h
W
E 2km/h
E
WNW 8km/h
WNW
N 22km/h
N
NW 27km/h
NW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
E 4km/h
E
W 5km/h
W
NE 6km/h
NE
WSW 6km/h
WSW
NNE 11km/h
NNE
N 9km/h
N
Relative Humidity 79% 74% 59% 31% 55% 49% 58% 36% 53% 32% 57% 32% 56% 35%
Dew Point 20°C 19°C 12°C 11°C 17°C 21°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 13°C 14°C

Cowra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:19 EDT
sunrise
05:47 EDT
sunset
20:07 EDT
last light
20:36 EDT
moon
set
Wed 00:55 EDT
rise
Wed 12:33 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Cowra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
- 25°C -
Mon
Dec 5
20.8°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
13.3°C 37.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
12.8°C 36.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
10.7°C 31.5°C 0.0mm

Cowra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
598.1mm
96.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
776.4mm
144 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
542.4mm
114 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.8mm
Jul 23
Lowest Temperature
-2.1°C
Aug 12
Highest Temperature
42.0°C
Jan 13

Cowra Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.7°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
4th 1987
Average This Month
14.4°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.2°C
4th
Highest On Record
41.8°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
32.4°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
54.4mm
6.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
195.3mm
1971
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1979
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15:50 EDT

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