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Orange Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 17°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

27.9°C rising
Updated at 16:50 EDT

Central Tablelands for Wednesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.

Currently at Orange Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C rising
Dew Point 11.0°C falling
Feels Like 27.3°C
Relative Humidity 35%
Wind icon
SSE 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 17.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 29.5°C
Mt Boyce 22.9°C
Cowra Ap 26.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance storm
29°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 16:49 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Heavy Rain & Damaging Winds) for Cent Tablelands, Hunter, NW/Cent W Slopes & Plains, Riverina and Lower W

National Forecast

Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 28°C
Minimum 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 13°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 60% 70% 20% 60% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 15
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 15km/h
NNE
WSW 10km/h
WSW
NE 16km/h
NE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NE 15km/h
NE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
ENE 14km/h
ENE
E 13km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
SSW 19km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 47% 36% 61% 36% 68% 41% 69% 47% 71% 36% 63% 28% 61% 44%
Dew Point 14°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 16°C 14°C 12°C 10°C 15°C 15°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:51 EDT
sunrise
06:18 EDT
sunset
20:13 EDT
last light
20:40 EDT
moon
set
Thu 00:29 EDT
rise
Thu 13:38 EDT
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16
moon
Fri
Feb 23

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 24
18°C 28°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 23
20.4°C 32°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 22
16.3°C 34.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 21
15.0°C 35.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 20
12.3°C 35.4°C 0.0mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
62.2mm
8.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
31.6mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
44.8mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.6mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
4.4°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
37.0°C
Jan 7

Orange Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.4°C
15th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
9th 2004
Average This Month
13.0°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
12.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.0°C
7th
Highest On Record
38.1°C
12th 2013
Average This Month
29.5°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.6mm
9th
Total This Month
31.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.2mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
133.8mm
2006
Driest On Record
7.8mm
2001
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