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Cowra Forecast

Today 12°C
Tonight 2°C
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Now

11.1°C rising
Updated at 13:20 EST

Central Tablelands for Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the south, slight chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres later in the day. Winds W 35 to 50 km/h decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon.

Currently at Cowra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.1°C rising
Dew Point 2.7°C rising
Feels Like 7.2°C
Relative Humidity 56%
Wind icon
W 44km/h steady
Wind Gusts 54km/h
Pressure 1013.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EST
Sunset sunset
17:37 EST

Nearby Now

Young Ap 10.0°C
Orange Ap 4.9°C
Bathurst Ap 6.4°C
Parkes Ap 11.5°C

Next 12 hours in Young

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower. Windy
12°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
7°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
3°C

12am

Mostly clear
1°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 10:23 EST
Severe Weather Warning(Damaging Wind/Surf) Sydney, Illawarra, S/Mid N Coast, Snowy Mtns, Hunter, S/C/N Tablelands, SW/NW Slopes/Plains & ACT

NSW/ACT - Fri 04:26 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands, South West Slopes and Snowy Mountains

National Forecast

Cowra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24

Windy with showers

Cloudy

Frost then sunny

Rain

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny
Maximum 12°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 4°C 2°C -4°C 0°C 2°C 0°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 80% 30% 80% 80% 30% 50% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Severe High Moderate High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 30
km/h
33
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction W 30km/h
W
W 33km/h
W
SW 20km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
S 5km/h
S
SW 6km/h
SW
N 12km/h
N
N 20km/h
N
WNW 10km/h
WNW
W 15km/h
W
W 9km/h
W
WSW 16km/h
WSW
SW 7km/h
SW
SW 11km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 71% 56% 77% 52% 68% 43% 67% 57% 82% 67% 81% 60% 72% 55%
Dew Point 2°C 4°C 2°C 3°C -1°C 1°C 1°C 4°C 5°C 10°C 5°C 7°C 4°C 7°C

Cowra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:16 EST
sunrise
06:42 EST
sunset
17:37 EST
last light
18:03 EST
moon
set
Fri 13:53 EST
rise
Sat 04:18 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Cowra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 18
7°C - 0.2mm
Thu
Aug 17
2°C 17°C 0.4mm
Wed
Aug 16
10°C 16°C 3.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
5°C 20°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
-1°C 18°C 0.0mm

Cowra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
365.4mm
73.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
283.2mm
71 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
452.2mm
102 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.4mm
May 20
Lowest Temperature
-5.5°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
45.7°C
Feb 11

Cowra Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-4.6°C
3rd 2014
Average This Month
3.5°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
2.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.0°C
15th
Highest On Record
24.5°C
30th 2007
Average This Month
15.4°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
16.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
25.6mm
4th
Total This Month
53.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.4mm
10.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
103.6mm
2015
Driest On Record
4.2mm
2006
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Weather News

Roofs removed as strongest wind in years lashes eastern NSW

12:51 EST

A wintry blast is bringing the strongest wind gusts in years and low level snow to parts of eastern and southeast Australia today.

BOM issues NSW severe weather warning, amid flight delays and power outages

12:50 EST

Strong and damaging winds in Sydney have caused flight delays and power outages, as the NSW Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has issued a severe weather warning for the city and other parts of the state on Friday and Saturday.

Potential for windiest day in years in NSW

08:12 EST

Today will be the windiest day of the year for much of the coast and ranges of New South Wales with potential to be the windiest day in more than two years in parts, including Sydney.