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Cowra Forecast

Today 15°C
Tonight 2°C
sunny

Now

11.3°C falling
Updated at 17:20 EST

Central Tablelands for Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Currently at Cowra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.3°C falling
Dew Point 4.5°C falling
Feels Like 9.1°C
Relative Humidity 63%
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WSW 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1019.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
17:29 EST

Nearby Now

Young Ap 11.0°C
Orange Ap 5.2°C
Bathurst Ap 9.2°C
Parkes Ap 10.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Young

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
10°C

9pm

Clear
5°C

12am

Mostly clear
3°C

3am

Mostly clear
1°C

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National Forecast

Cowra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloud increasing

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 15°C 18°C 18°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 18°C
Minimum 4°C 2°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 20% 10% 50% 70% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
19
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SW 15km/h
SW
SW 19km/h
SW
SSW 7km/h
SSW
SW 12km/h
SW
SW 8km/h
SW
SW 14km/h
SW
ESE 7km/h
ESE
S 5km/h
S
NE 8km/h
NE
NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
W 14km/h
W
SW 14km/h
SW
SW 16km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 75% 51% 72% 51% 85% 69% 78% 55% 76% 55% 74% 64% 71% 53%
Dew Point 4°C 5°C 4°C 8°C 9°C 12°C 9°C 12°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 6°C 8°C

Cowra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:37 EST
sunset
17:28 EST
last light
17:54 EST
moon
set
Thu 18:20 EST
rise
Fri 08:10 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Cowra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
5.0°C 14°C 6.2mm
Wed
Apr 26
12.0°C 16.6°C 8.8mm
Tue
Apr 25
13.3°C 19.9°C 1.2mm
Mon
Apr 24
9.4°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
9.3°C 24.5°C 0.0mm

Cowra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
198.1mm
23.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
147.6mm
33 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
105.8mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
37.2mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
5.0°C
Apr 16
Highest Temperature
45.7°C
Feb 11

Cowra Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.0°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
28th 1978
Average This Month
8.5°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
8.2°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.3°C
18th
Highest On Record
36.0°C
4th 1986
Average This Month
23.3°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.8mm
26th
Total This Month
23.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
41.4mm
5.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
277.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1967
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