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Wellington Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 37°C
sunny

Now

24.8°C falling
Updated at 19:40 EDT

Central Tablelands for Wednesday Clear. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE in the evening.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on and east of the ranges in the afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Orange Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.8°C falling
Dew Point 5.6°C falling
Feels Like 24.8°C
Relative Humidity 29%
Wind icon
NW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1020.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 12.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:47 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:48 EDT

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap 29.7°C
Mudgee Ap 30.4°C
Bathurst Ap 26.6°C
Dubbo Ap 30.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
21°C

12am

Clear
17°C

3am

Clear
15°C

6am

Clear
15°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Wellington 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 36°C 37°C 38°C 32°C 30°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 16°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 16°C 15°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 80% 60% 20% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme 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 17
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 17km/h
ENE
N 11km/h
N
NE 12km/h
NE
WNW 7km/h
WNW
NE 7km/h
NE
WSW 8km/h
WSW
E 21km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 68% 26% 59% 25% 48% 22% 62% 39% 70% 47% 66% 41% 63% 38%
Dew Point 16°C 13°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 13°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 16°C

Wellington Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:22 EDT
sunrise
06:48 EDT
sunset
19:47 EDT
last light
20:13 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 03:16 EDT
set
Thu 17:20 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Wellington Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
14.8°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
8.7°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
9.4°C 25.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
11.6°C 27.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
20.0°C 33.5°C 0.0mm

Wellington Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
104.4mm
9.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
14.8mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
130.2mm
14 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.4mm
Jan 21
Lowest Temperature
8.7°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
45.0°C
Feb 11

Wellington Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.7°C
21st
Lowest On Record
6.5°C
23rd 1993
Average This Month
18.3°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.0°C
11th
Highest On Record
44.5°C
15th 2004
Average This Month
36.1°C
+4.4°C
Long-term Average
31.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.2mm
4.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
299.5mm
1955
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1903
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