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Cowra Forecast

Today 40°C
Tonight 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

39.6°C falling
Updated at 16:20 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Saturday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.

Currently at Cowra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 39.6°C falling
Dew Point -4.6°C steady
Feels Like 36.1°C
Relative Humidity 6%
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NNE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1010.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 45.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:18 EDT

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap 40.2°C
Forbes Ap 41.2°C
Orange Ap 34.8°C
Young Ap 39.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Cowra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
40°C

9pm

Mostly clear
31°C

12am

Mostly clear
25°C

3am

Clear
20°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cowra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly cloudy

Late shower

Late thunder

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 40°C 40°C 40°C 38°C 37°C 35°C 36°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 20°C 23°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 50% 40% 90% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 5
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 5km/h
ESE
E 10km/h
E
NE 7km/h
NE
N 17km/h
N
N 15km/h
N
NNW 20km/h
NNW
N 12km/h
N
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NNE 7km/h
NNE
N 14km/h
N
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 23% 6% 22% 10% 29% 12% 32% 17% 42% 24% 57% 37% 58% 32%
Dew Point 4°C -4°C 5°C 3°C 10°C 5°C 13°C 9°C 14°C 13°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 17°C

Cowra Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:46 EDT
sunrise
06:14 EDT
sunset
20:18 EDT
last light
20:46 EDT
moon
set
Sat 22:15 EDT
rise
Sun 09:44 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Cowra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
14°C 39°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
13.7°C 39°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
11.2°C 36.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
11.2°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
15.4°C 29.7°C 0.0mm

Cowra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
36.3mm
7.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
15.2mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
10.6mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
9.0mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
10.4°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
42.6°C
Jan 7

Cowra Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.4°C
15th
Lowest On Record
2.3°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
16.3°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
17.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.6°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.8°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
34.2°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
33.6°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
10th
Total This Month
15.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
36.3mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
83.8mm
2006
Driest On Record
5.8mm
2010
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10:09 EDT

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