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Orange Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 28°C
windy

Now

12.9°C steady
Updated at 01:10 EST

Central Tablelands for Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the north in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 31.

Currently at Orange Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.9°C steady
Dew Point -4.2°C steady
Feels Like 11.5°C
Relative Humidity 30%
Wind icon
NNW 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1015.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 9.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:53 EST
Sunset sunset
18:00 EST

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap 15.1°C
Mudgee Ap 7.4°C
Bathurst Ap 10.1°C
Cowra Ap 7.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
12°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

9am

Mostly clear
21°C

12pm

Mostly clear
26°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 15:55 EST
Fire Weather Warning Greater Hunter/Sydney, Illawarra/S'haven, Central Ranges, N Western, Lower CW Plains, N Riverina, S Western & Far W

National Forecast

Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29

Windy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Showers

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 22°C 18°C 19°C 23°C 16°C 18°C
Minimum 11°C 10°C 5°C 3°C 6°C 10°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 50% 30% 20% 5% 90% 80% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Moderate Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 27
km/h
32
km/h
22
km/h
34
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction N 27km/h
N
NNW 32km/h
NNW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
W 31km/h
W
W 15km/h
W
W 20km/h
W
NE 17km/h
NE
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
W 30km/h
W
Relative Humidity 28% 20% 46% 29% 46% 39% 46% 32% 51% 36% 81% 74% 65% 40%
Dew Point 2°C 3°C 6°C 4°C 2°C 3°C 1°C 2°C 6°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 6°C 4°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:28 EST
sunrise
05:53 EST
sunset
18:00 EST
last light
18:25 EST
moon
rise
Sat 07:43 EST
set
Sat 20:52 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 22
4.5°C 23°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
0.8°C 21°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
-3.4°C 15.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
5.8°C 11.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 18
-1.2°C 18.6°C 0.0mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
647.9mm
109.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
333.2mm
92 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
977.8mm
119 Day(s)
Wettest Day
41.6mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
-7.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 11

Orange Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-5.5°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-5.4°C
28th 2003
Average This Month
1.0°C
-2.3°C
Long-term Average
3.3°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.0°C
22nd
Highest On Record
24.3°C
28th 2004
Average This Month
15.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
14.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.2mm
14th
Total This Month
26.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
83.9mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
271.8mm
2016
Driest On Record
8.0mm
2007
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