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Cowra Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 27°C
rain

Now

22.5°C rising
Updated at 07:50 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 35.

Currently at Cowra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.5°C rising
Dew Point 18.1°C falling
Feels Like 22.5°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
S 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1011.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:06 EDT

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap 22.6°C
Forbes Ap 24.1°C
Orange Ap 20.2°C
Young Ap 19.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower
26°C

12pm

Shower
24°C

3pm

Heavy rain
22°C

6pm

Shower
22°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Cowra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Rain

Sunny

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 31°C 33°C 22°C 27°C 30°C 32°C
Minimum 18°C 11°C 15°C 10°C 6°C 9°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 20% 90% 5% 5% 20% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 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 6
km/h
14
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction NW 6km/h
NW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
NE 4km/h
NE
W 7km/h
W
N 20km/h
N
NW 26km/h
NW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
W 6km/h
W
NE 6km/h
NE
WSW 6km/h
WSW
NE 9km/h
NE
NE 7km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 79% 67% 58% 33% 57% 48% 55% 36% 55% 33% 57% 32% 57% 36%
Dew Point 20°C 20°C 11°C 12°C 16°C 20°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 13°C 13°C

Cowra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:19 EDT
sunrise
05:47 EDT
sunset
20:06 EDT
last light
20:35 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 11:33 EDT
set
Wed 00:55 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Cowra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 5
20.8°C 36°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
13.3°C 37.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
12.8°C 36.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
10.7°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
14.3°C 32.4°C 0.0mm

Cowra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
598.1mm
96.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
776.4mm
144 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
542.4mm
114 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.7°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
4th 1987
Average This Month
14.4°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.2°C
4th
Highest On Record
41.8°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
34.6°C
+4.4°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
54.4mm
6.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
195.3mm
1971
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1979
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