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33.50°S 149.33°E 918m AMSL

Orange Forecast

Tonight 14°C
Tomorrow 26°C
cloudy

Now

25.4°C falling
Updated at 18:10 EDT

Central Tablelands for Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, more likely in the west, and possibly severe. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h shifting E/SE in the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Orange Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.4°C falling
Dew Point 18.8°C falling
Feels Like 26.4°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
SW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1016.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:18 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:13 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 28.0°C
Mt Boyce 24.2°C
Cowra Ap 30.9°C
Mudgee Ap 33.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

9pm

Intermittent rain
24°C

12am

Intermittent rain
20°C

3am

Slight chance shower
17°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 16:20 EDT
Severe Storm Warning (Heavy Rain/Damaging Winds) Hunter, Mid N Coast, Upper Western, NW/CW Slopes- Plains and C Tablelands. Cancel elsewhere

National Forecast

Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Cloudy

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 26°C 30°C 28°C 30°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 21°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 30% 60% 80% 40% 60%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 26
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 26km/h
NNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
E 22km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
S 12km/h
S
E 21km/h
E
NNE 14km/h
NNE
N 18km/h
N
WNW 17km/h
WNW
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 71% 69% 81% 63% 81% 44% 80% 47% 79% 45% 71% 39% 73% 37%
Dew Point 19°C 24°C 15°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 15°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:51 EDT
sunrise
06:18 EDT
sunset
20:13 EDT
last light
20:40 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:53 EDT
rise
Thu 04:32 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
19.1°C 28°C 2.2mm
Mon
Jan 23
14.5°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
12.6°C 29.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
8.7°C 28.7°C 40.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
13.6°C 26.1°C 0.4mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
58.3mm
7.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
44.8mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
59.8mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.0mm
Jan 21
Lowest Temperature
7.6°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
37.4°C
Jan 18

Orange Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.6°C
15th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
9th 2004
Average This Month
14.0°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
12.6°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.4°C
18th
Highest On Record
38.1°C
12th 2013
Average This Month
30.2°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
40.0mm
21st
Total This Month
44.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.3mm
7.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
133.8mm
2006
Driest On Record
7.8mm
2001
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