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33.56°S 148.66°E 299m AMSL

Cowra Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 17°C
rain

Now

13.8°C rising
Updated at 01:50 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain on the southern plains, most likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the morning and afternoon, easing to showers from the south during the afternoon. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h turning W/NW during the morning.

Currently at Cowra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.8°C rising
Dew Point 11.0°C rising
Feels Like 13.6°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
NNW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1019.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:25 EST
Sunset sunset
17:47 EST

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap 16.0°C
Forbes Ap 16.5°C
Orange Ap 11.6°C
Young Ap 13.4°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

3am

Heavy rain
12°C

6am

Heavy rain
11°C

9am

Heavy rain
13°C

12pm

Rain
15°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 14:16 EST
Flood Watch for the Belubula River

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Cowra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1
Fri
Sep 2
Sat
Sep 3
Sun
Sep 4
Mon
Sep 5
Tue
Sep 6

Rain

Rain developing

Rain

Windy with rain

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Late shower
Maximum 17°C 19°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 19°C 20°C
Minimum 11°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 4°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 50% 30% 5% 30%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
17
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
5
km/h
5
km/h
7
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4
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Wind Direction N 23km/h
N
NW 17km/h
NW
N 5km/h
N
NW 7km/h
NW
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
WSW 19km/h
WSW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
SW 13km/h
SW
SE 5km/h
SE
SW 5km/h
SW
E 7km/h
E
NE 4km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 93% 87% 87% 66% 91% 91% 91% 80% 81% 67% 81% 63% 78% 63%
Dew Point 12°C 15°C 11°C 13°C 12°C 15°C 10°C 13°C 7°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 12°C

Cowra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:00 EST
sunrise
06:25 EST
sunset
17:47 EST
last light
18:12 EST
moon
rise
Wed 05:28 EST
set
Wed 16:42 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Cowra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 30
4.8°C 20°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 29
1.4°C 18.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 28
-1.0°C 15.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 27
-2.0°C 14.2°C 0.2mm
Fri
Aug 26
-0.8°C 12.8°C 0.0mm

Cowra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
384.9mm
64.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
469.2mm
105 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
441.2mm
93 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.8mm
Jul 23
Lowest Temperature
-2.1°C
Aug 12
Highest Temperature
42.0°C
Jan 13

Cowra Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.1°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-6.0°C
6th 1974
Average This Month
2.8°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
2.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.6°C
18th
Highest On Record
34.4°C
12th 1968
Average This Month
15.5°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
20th
Total This Month
26.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.1mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
101.6mm
1985
Driest On Record
4.0mm
1982
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