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33.40°S 148.60°E 381m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

10.3°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE early in the morning then tending SE/SW in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SW and light becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then becoming S/SW and light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.3°C falling
Dew Point 8.4°C falling
Feels Like 10.3°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1021.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:20 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:24 EDT

Nearby Now

Cowra Ap 13.7°C
Forbes Ap 11.0°C
Orange Ap 9.1°C
Young Ap 11.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

6am

Mostly clear
7°C

9am

Mostly clear
13°C

12pm

Clear
19°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 10:09 EDT
Final Flood Warning for the Bogan River at Peak Hill and Dandaloo

National Forecast

Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 22°C 21°C 23°C 26°C 29°C 28°C 27°C
Minimum 7°C 5°C 5°C 7°C 11°C 12°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 20% 60% 60% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 8km/h
SSE
SSW 18km/h
SSW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
S 5km/h
S
SW 9km/h
SW
N 10km/h
N
NW 16km/h
NW
N 18km/h
N
NNW 25km/h
NNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
SW 5km/h
SW
W 12km/h
W
Relative Humidity 70% 35% 66% 36% 69% 35% 58% 28% 44% 27% 60% 35% 65% 26%
Dew Point 8°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 6°C

Parkes 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
05:55 EDT
sunrise
06:20 EDT
sunset
19:24 EDT
last light
19:50 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 07:19 EDT
set
Sat 20:41 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Oct 20
18°C 19°C 17mm
Thu
Oct 19
15.3°C 30°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
15.4°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
12.9°C 29.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
11.9°C 28.3°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
502.5mm
82.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
360.2mm
52 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
708.2mm
112 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.2mm
Mar 14
Lowest Temperature
-5.6°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
45.9°C
Feb 11

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.2°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-2.0°C
9th 2007
Average This Month
9.0°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
7.5°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.7°C
5th
Highest On Record
36.8°C
25th 2014
Average This Month
25.6°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.0mm
20th
Total This Month
41.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.7mm
7.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
141.4mm
1976
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2002
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