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Forbes Forecast

This morning 0°C
Today 16°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

0.2°C falling
Updated at 03:00 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Saturday Clear. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost and fog. Light winds.

Currently at Forbes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 0.2°C falling
Dew Point 0.1°C falling
Feels Like 0.2°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1023.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
17:48 EST

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap -0.5°C
Condobolin Ap -0.2°C
Dubbo Ap 1.1°C
West Wyalong Ap 1.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
1°C

9am

Mostly clear
9°C

12pm

Mostly clear
15°C

3pm

Mostly clear
16°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 10:39 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Bogan River at Mulgawarrina and downstream

NSW/ACT - Fri 10:28 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Lachlan River at Booligal

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Forbes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1
Fri
Sep 2
Sat
Sep 3

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 18°C 16°C 16°C
Minimum 0°C 2°C 6°C 12°C 8°C 10°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 90% 80% 90% 90% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 20-40mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk High Moderate Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction N 8km/h
N
WNW 7km/h
WNW
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NE 9km/h
NE
NE 17km/h
NE
NNE 21km/h
NNE
N 22km/h
N
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NE 8km/h
NE
N 7km/h
N
ENE 16km/h
ENE
N 15km/h
N
W 18km/h
W
W 15km/h
W
Relative Humidity 72% 53% 73% 56% 68% 66% 92% 83% 91% 77% 89% 87% 89% 80%
Dew Point 4°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 14°C 11°C 15°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 10°C 13°C

Forbes Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:06 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
17:48 EST
last light
18:13 EST
moon
set
Sun 13:50 EST
rise
Mon 04:00 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Forbes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 27
-1.7°C 13°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 26
-0.7°C 13.1°C 0.2mm
Thu
Aug 25
7.1°C 13.1°C 6.2mm
Wed
Aug 24
3.5°C 11.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
4.3°C 12.2°C 3.4mm

Forbes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
314.2mm
60.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
412.4mm
76 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
311.0mm
75 Day(s)
Wettest Day
37.4mm
Jun 4
Lowest Temperature
-1.9°C
Jul 14
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 13

Forbes Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.7°C
27th
Lowest On Record
-5.4°C
4th 1999
Average This Month
3.3°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
2.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.8°C
17th
Highest On Record
26.4°C
30th 2007
Average This Month
15.5°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
16.5°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.0mm
20th
Total This Month
30.4mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.9mm
8.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
87.0mm
1996
Driest On Record
5.6mm
2006
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14:20 EST

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14:04 EST

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