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Parkes Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 38°C
sunny

Now

16.9°C rising
Updated at 03:00 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h turning NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.
Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h tending NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.9°C rising
Dew Point 11.6°C rising
Feels Like 16.9°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
NE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1012.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:52 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:10 EDT

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 17.3°C
Condobolin Ap 18.3°C
Cowra Ap 16.5°C
Dubbo Ap 20.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
19°C

9am

Clear
28°C

12pm

Clear
34°C

3pm

Mostly clear
38°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 38°C 38°C 36°C 37°C 37°C 39°C 39°C
Minimum 19°C 24°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 10% 60% 40% 30% 20% 10% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 25
km/h
19
km/h
32
km/h
28
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 25km/h
NNE
NW 19km/h
NW
N 32km/h
N
NW 28km/h
NW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
N 21km/h
N
NW 19km/h
NW
NE 20km/h
NE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
N 28km/h
N
N 23km/h
N
Relative Humidity 36% 17% 25% 17% 37% 23% 37% 22% 45% 24% 44% 21% 32% 20%
Dew Point 12°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 14°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 16°C 13°C 17°C 12°C 14°C 12°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:23 EDT
sunrise
05:52 EDT
sunset
20:10 EDT
last light
20:39 EDT
moon
set
Wed 15:32 EDT
rise
Thu 03:22 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
14°C 34°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
13.3°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
9.9°C 30.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
8.8°C 26.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
14.4°C 24.2°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
610.3mm
95.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
548.6mm
63 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
787.0mm
125 Day(s)
Wettest Day
55.6mm
Nov 17
Lowest Temperature
-5.6°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
45.9°C
Feb 11

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.8°C
9th
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
13.2°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
14.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
12th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
27.0°C
-3.9°C
Long-term Average
30.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
55.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
101.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
51.5mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
239.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1974
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.