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Orange Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 14°C
sunny

Now

25.4°C rising
Updated at 12:10 EDT

Central Tablelands for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the east this morning. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.

Currently at Orange Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.4°C rising
Dew Point 10.4°C falling
Feels Like 25.8°C
Relative Humidity 39%
Wind icon
NNW 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1020.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 11.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:07 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 27.6°C
Mt Boyce 24.0°C
Cowra Ap 29.9°C
Mudgee Ap 27.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
29°C

6pm

Clear
29°C

9pm

Clear
22°C

12am

Clear
18°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 32°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 12°C 14°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 40% 40% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 13
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 13km/h
NE
WNW 12km/h
WNW
N 19km/h
N
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NW 19km/h
NW
N 16km/h
N
WNW 15km/h
WNW
ENE 17km/h
ENE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
N 16km/h
N
Relative Humidity 57% 29% 54% 25% 41% 27% 50% 30% 52% 31% 67% 44% 67% 33%
Dew Point 12°C 10°C 13°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 16°C 18°C 15°C 12°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:18 EDT
sunrise
05:47 EDT
sunset
20:07 EDT
last light
20:36 EDT
moon
set
Tue 14:32 EDT
rise
Wed 02:45 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
11°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
11°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
7.5°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
6.1°C 21.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
10.1°C 20.4°C 0.0mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
898.7mm
137.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
564.6mm
114 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1185.8mm
151 Day(s)
Wettest Day
41.6mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
-7.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 11

Orange Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.1°C
9th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
9.9°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
10.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.8°C
1st
Highest On Record
34.7°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
21.8°C
-2.9°C
Long-term Average
24.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
33.0mm
2nd
Total This Month
86.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
91.5mm
9.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
319.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
22.8mm
2001
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Weather News

Warming up in Sydney

10:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.