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33.50°S 149.33°E 918m AMSL

Orange Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 27°C
sunny

Now

15.2°C rising
Updated at 08:10 EDT

Central Tablelands for Monday Sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 31.

Currently at Orange Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.2°C rising
Dew Point 14.1°C rising
Feels Like 15.2°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1019.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:11 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:06 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 14.9°C
Mt Boyce 15.6°C
Cowra Ap 18.7°C
Mudgee Ap 17.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
17°C

12pm

Clear
23°C

3pm

Clear
27°C

6pm

Clear
25°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 27°C 29°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 19°C
Minimum 12°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 7°C 7°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 30% 10% 80% 90% 40% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High High High 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 16
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NE 16km/h
NE
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
N 16km/h
N
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
SW 22km/h
SW
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 77% 50% 85% 55% 84% 48% 85% 70% 79% 53% 87% 59% 81% 70%
Dew Point 13°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 13°C 7°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 13°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:47 EDT
sunrise
07:11 EDT
sunset
19:06 EDT
last light
19:31 EDT
moon
set
Mon 18:41 EDT
rise
Tue 06:57 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
Sun
Mar 26
11.7°C 26°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
12.7°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
13.1°C 22.1°C 12.4mm
Thu
Mar 23
14.8°C 19.9°C 7.8mm
Wed
Mar 22
16.4°C 25.4°C 41.6mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
218.5mm
25.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
157.4mm
21 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
106.8mm
11 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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