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Orange Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 6°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

27.7°C rising
Updated at 17:00 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. A thunderstorm likely, and possibly severe. Winds W/NW 30 to 40 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Orange Ap

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Temperature 27.7°C rising
Dew Point 10.9°C rising
Feels Like 27.1°C
Relative Humidity 35%
Wind icon
WNW 38km/h rising
Wind Gusts 46km/h
Pressure 1003.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 23.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:04 EDT

Nearby Now

Cowra Ap 31.3°C
Parkes Ap 32.2°C
Bathurst Ap 29.4°C
Forbes Ap 26.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

6pm

Shower
27°C

9pm

Heavy rain
16°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

3am

Mostly clear
9°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 16:43 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Hail/Wind) for the NW/CW Slopes & Plains, N Tablelands, N Rivers, Mid N Coast, Hunter & Upper/Lower Western

NSW/ACT - Thu 16:18 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the for the Upper Central West Plains, Lower Central West Plains and Eastern and Riverina Fire Areas

National Forecast

Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing
Maximum 28°C 16°C 22°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 27°C
Minimum 11°C 6°C 3°C 7°C 10°C 13°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 20% 40% 40% 40% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Moderate Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
32
km/h
30
km/h
28
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction N 23km/h
N
NW 32km/h
NW
WSW 30km/h
WSW
WSW 28km/h
WSW
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NW 10km/h
NW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
W 12km/h
W
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NNW 27km/h
NNW
NW 27km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 66% 46% 64% 43% 64% 42% 67% 43% 68% 44% 57% 40% 52% 48%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 4°C 3°C 6°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 15°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:18 EDT
sunrise
05:47 EDT
sunset
20:05 EDT
last light
20:34 EDT
moon
set
Fri 02:09 EDT
rise
Fri 14:37 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
7.6°C 29°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
6.9°C 24.7°C 4.4mm
Tue
Dec 6
16.8°C 21.9°C 0.8mm
Mon
Dec 5
17.5°C 30.6°C 0.4mm
Sun
Dec 4
10.8°C 30.0°C 0.0mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
885.7mm
136.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1176.8mm
150 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
761.0mm
140 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.0mm
Sep 3
Lowest Temperature
-4.3°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
34.4°C
Jan 13

Orange Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.9°C
7th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
11.0°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
10.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
5th
Highest On Record
34.7°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
27.4°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
24.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.4mm
7th
Total This Month
6.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
92.2mm
8.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
319.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
22.8mm
2001
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