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Cowra Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 30°C
thunderstorms

Now

19.4°C rising
Updated at 06:20 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm, most likely in the afternoon and evening, when storms may also be severe. Heavy falls possible. Winds NW/NE 25 to 40 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon then tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.

Currently at Cowra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.4°C rising
Dew Point 17.9°C falling
Feels Like 18.6°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
N 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1003.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 12.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:48 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:11 EDT

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap 20.8°C
Forbes Ap 20.7°C
Orange Ap 15.9°C
Young Ap 18.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cowra

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower or storm
22°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
28°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 23:11 EDT
Cancellation of Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Central Tablelands and Central West Slopes and Plains

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Cowra 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Thunder-
storms

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower
Maximum 30°C 25°C 29°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 18°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 80% 40% 30% 10% 10% 10% 40%
Rain Amount 20-40mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 22
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
28
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 22km/h
NNE
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NW 8km/h
NW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NE 12km/h
NE
NNE 28km/h
NNE
N 8km/h
N
NNW 18km/h
NNW
WNW 5km/h
WNW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
ESE 8km/h
ESE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 82% 59% 74% 43% 48% 29% 54% 30% 52% 31% 59% 30% 58% 33%
Dew Point 19°C 20°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 15°C

Cowra Sun & Moon Times

Thursday 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
05:48 EDT
sunset
20:11 EDT
last light
20:40 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 10:43 EDT
set
Fri 00:29 EDT
moon
Sat
Dec 15
moon
Sun
Dec 23
moon
Sat
Dec 29
moon
Sun
Jan 6

Cowra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 12
14.2°C 31°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 11
17.2°C 24.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 10
22.2°C 30.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 9
15.4°C 36.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 8
15.2°C 34.2°C 0.0mm

Cowra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
589.1mm
106.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
318.8mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
512.0mm
104 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.4mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
-5.8°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
42.6°C
Jan 7

Cowra Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.3°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
6th 2012
Average This Month
14.7°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.4°C
9th
Highest On Record
41.3°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
30.9°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
30.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
1st
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
70.4mm
8.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
177.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
6.6mm
2005
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