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Parkes Forecast

Today 11°C
Tonight 0°C
showers

Now

8.2°C rising
Updated at 10:00 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Monday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. The chance of morning fog in the south. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 20.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.2°C rising
Dew Point 6.0°C rising
Feels Like 7.1°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
NE 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1024.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:11 EST
Sunset sunset
17:09 EST

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 5.5°C
Cowra Ap 4.8°C
Orange Ap 7.2°C
Young Ap 5.3°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

12pm

Drizzle
10°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
6°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
3°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1
Sun
Jul 2
Mon
Jul 3
Tue
Jul 4

Showers

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny
Maximum 11°C 13°C 11°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 13°C
Minimum 0°C 0°C 1°C -4°C -3°C 4°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 70% 20% 5% 5% 60% 60% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High High High Severe Severe Slight Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 1
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NE 1km/h
NE
W 8km/h
W
S 5km/h
S
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 12km/h
S
S 19km/h
S
ESE 4km/h
ESE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
NE 10km/h
NE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
N 17km/h
N
NNW 23km/h
NNW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
W 21km/h
W
Relative Humidity 92% 66% 91% 55% 94% 49% 74% 42% 77% 47% 95% 60% 86% 50%
Dew Point 4°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 3°C 1°C -1°C 1°C 1°C 4°C 8°C 7°C 2°C 3°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:43 EST
sunrise
07:11 EST
sunset
17:09 EST
last light
17:37 EST
moon
set
Wed 21:47 EST
rise
Thu 11:02 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jun 28
2°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 27
-2.4°C 15°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 26
-1.1°C 14.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 25
0.5°C 16.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 24
0.7°C 16.5°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
312.8mm
43.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
275.4mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
334.2mm
54 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.2mm
Mar 14
Lowest Temperature
-2.5°C
Jun 1
Highest Temperature
45.9°C
Feb 11

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
15th 2006
Average This Month
1.0°C
-2.9°C
Long-term Average
3.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.2°C
14th
Highest On Record
23.0°C
4th 2005
Average This Month
16.5°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
15.0°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
1st
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.0mm
12.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
176.4mm
2013
Driest On Record
3.1mm
1944
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