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Cowra Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 38°C
sunny

Now

17.0°C rising
Updated at 03:50 EDT

Central Tablelands for Thursday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Blue Mountains early this evening with the chance of a thunderstorm Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.

Currently at Cowra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.0°C rising
Dew Point 10.1°C rising
Feels Like 17.0°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1017.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:48 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:49 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 18.8°C
Orange Ap 16.2°C
Young Ap 12.6°C
Goulburn Ap 15.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Bathurst

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
16°C

9am

Clear
23°C

12pm

Clear
32°C

3pm

Chance shower
34°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cowra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2

Sunny

Windy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 38°C 31°C 30°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 16°C 16°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 60% 50% 20% 30% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Very High
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 3
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 3km/h
SSE
WSW 14km/h
WSW
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
ESE 11km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 49% 23% 64% 46% 66% 45% 67% 42% 66% 38% 63% 34% 64% 39%
Dew Point 13°C 13°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 17°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 16°C

Cowra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:23 EDT
sunrise
06:48 EDT
sunset
19:49 EDT
last light
20:14 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 04:09 EDT
set
Fri 18:08 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Cowra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 23
15.4°C 37°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
11.8°C 34.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
6.5°C 29.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
10.1°C 24.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
7.7°C 25.9°C 0.0mm

Cowra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
111.0mm
12.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
30.2mm
15 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
71.8mm
14 Day(s)
Wettest Day
6.2mm
Jan 21
Lowest Temperature
6.5°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
45.7°C
Feb 11

Cowra Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.5°C
21st
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
27th 1985
Average This Month
16.5°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.7°C
11th
Highest On Record
44.2°C
15th 2004
Average This Month
34.8°C
+3.5°C
Long-term Average
31.3°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.0mm
8th
Total This Month
10.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
53.3mm
5.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
196.4mm
2012
Driest On Record
2.0mm
1979
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