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33.22°S 149.08°E 829m AMSL

Orange Forecast

Tonight -1°C
Tomorrow 11°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

-0.1°C rising
Updated at 22:30 EST

Central Tablelands for Thursday Cloudy morning with afternoon sunny periods. Patchy fog and frost this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 17.
Friday Fog and areas of frost in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

Currently at Orange Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature -0.1°C rising
Dew Point -1.2°C rising
Feels Like -1.9°C
Relative Humidity 92%
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WSW 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1027.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:07 EST
Sunset sunset
17:03 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 2.6°C
Parkes Ap 2.1°C
Cowra Ap 3.6°C
Mudgee Ap 4.3°C

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
1°C

3am

Clear
0°C

6am

Clear
-1°C

9am

Clear
5°C

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National Forecast

Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 21
Fri
Jun 22
Sat
Jun 23
Sun
Jun 24
Mon
Jun 25
Tue
Jun 26
Wed
Jun 27

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 12°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 12°C
Minimum 0°C -1°C -2°C -2°C -1°C -1°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Moderate
Frost Risk High Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SE 8km/h
SE
WSW 11km/h
WSW
NE 7km/h
NE
W 10km/h
W
SW 9km/h
SW
SW 17km/h
SW
SE 10km/h
SE
SW 9km/h
SW
E 8km/h
E
S 10km/h
S
E 13km/h
E
ENE 12km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
ESE 12km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 79% 53% 81% 51% 75% 55% 77% 56% 86% 55% 84% 57% 87% 72%
Dew Point 2°C 2°C 2°C 1°C 0°C 1°C 0°C 3°C 2°C 1°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 7°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:40 EST
sunrise
07:07 EST
sunset
17:03 EST
last light
17:31 EST
moon
set
Fri 01:10 EST
rise
Fri 13:20 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13
moon
Fri
Jul 20

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jun 21
-1.4°C 12°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 20
2.8°C 11.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 19
1.1°C 9.5°C 0.2mm
Mon
Jun 18
0.7°C 6.8°C 7.8mm
Sun
Jun 17
0.2°C 3.9°C 9.8mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
394.0mm
62.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
194.8mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
227.8mm
57 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.6mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
-1.4°C
Jun 21
Highest Temperature
37.0°C
Jan 7

Orange Ap Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.4°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-8.3°C
28th 2006
Average This Month
2.1°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
1.4°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.2°C
4th
Highest On Record
18.6°C
5th 2002
Average This Month
11.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
10.8°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.8mm
9th
Total This Month
44.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
87.9mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
219.0mm
2016
Driest On Record
26.6mm
2011
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