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33.38°S 149.19°E 894m AMSL

Orange Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 15°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.7°C rising
Updated at 13:10 EDT

Central Tablelands for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of light showers or drizzle in the east, most likely during the morning. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 34.

Currently at Orange Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.7°C rising
Dew Point 14.3°C rising
Feels Like 27.6°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
NE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 10.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:13 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:15 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 25.5°C
Cowra Ap 32.8°C
Mudgee Ap 27.8°C
Parkes Ap 34.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Mostly clear
16°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Mostly sunny

Thunder-
storms

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 21°C 28°C 28°C 30°C 30°C 25°C
Minimum 14°C 15°C 13°C 11°C 12°C 18°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 70% 90% 5% 5% 30% 70% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 20-40mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 22
km/h
11
km/h
28
km/h
30
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 22km/h
ENE
NW 11km/h
NW
N 28km/h
N
NW 30km/h
NW
SE 12km/h
SE
E 10km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NE 18km/h
NE
N 18km/h
N
NNW 27km/h
NNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
E 17km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
Relative Humidity 70% 35% 85% 81% 72% 39% 69% 39% 66% 44% 55% 41% 76% 54%
Dew Point 14°C 13°C 17°C 18°C 14°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 15°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:45 EDT
sunrise
06:13 EDT
sunset
20:15 EDT
last light
20:43 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 00:33 EDT
set
Fri 13:32 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
17°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
23.3°C 37°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
13.9°C 34.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
12.3°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
7.6°C 30.9°C 0.0mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
58.3mm
7.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
2.2mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
38.8mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.0mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
7.6°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
37.0°C
Jan 18

Orange Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.6°C
15th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
9th 2004
Average This Month
14.1°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
12.6°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
38.1°C
12th 2013
Average This Month
30.5°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
2nd
Total This Month
2.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.3mm
7.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
133.8mm
2006
Driest On Record
7.8mm
2001
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