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Orange Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 11°C
possible_thunderstorm

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Central Tablelands for Friday Cloudy. Patchy morning fog on and east of the ranges. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the north, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 24.

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Sunrise sunrise
07:09 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:10 EDT

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Bathurst Ap -
Mt Boyce -
Cowra Ap -

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
19°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
15°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 06:13 EDT
Cancellation of Severe Storm Warning (Heavy Rain) for Hunter, Central Tablelands, North West Slopes & Plains & Central West Slopes & Plains

National Forecast

Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 23°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 21°C
Minimum 11°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 60% 80% 30% 60% 50% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High High High Very High 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 21
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction E 21km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NE 17km/h
NE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNE 10km/h
NNE
WSW 14km/h
WSW
NE 17km/h
NE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
W 18km/h
W
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 17km/h
N
W 22km/h
W
Relative Humidity 90% 62% 89% 73% 94% 51% 86% 51% 85% 55% 92% 59% 92% 59%
Dew Point 14°C 14°C 14°C 18°C 18°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 15°C 13°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:44 EDT
sunrise
07:09 EDT
sunset
19:10 EDT
last light
19:35 EDT
moon
set
Fri 16:41 EDT
rise
Sat 03:48 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 23
14.8°C 19°C 7.8mm
Wed
Mar 22
16.4°C 25.4°C 41.6mm
Tue
Mar 21
17.9°C 20.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
14.8°C 26.8°C 0.8mm
Sun
Mar 19
16.1°C 26.7°C 0.0mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
218.5mm
25.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
145.0mm
20 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
122.8mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
41.6mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
3.8°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 11

Orange Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.9°C
10th
Lowest On Record
-0.1°C
31st 1997
Average This Month
12.1°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
9.7°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
32.9°C
13th 1998
Average This Month
24.4°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
41.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
94.4mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.1mm
8.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
175.6mm
2012
Driest On Record
4.6mm
1998
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Tropical cyclone off Queensland coast highly possible, expected to make landfall, BOM forecasts

17:59 EDT

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Queensland cyclone threat

15:39 EDT

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