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Wellington Forecast

This morning 3°C
Today 14°C
possible_shower

Now

6.5°C steady
Updated at 03:20 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain on the slopes, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm on the northern slopes early this evening. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers on the southern slopes, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Dubbo Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.5°C steady
Dew Point 5.5°C rising
Feels Like 4.2°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
SSW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1010.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.8mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EST
Sunset sunset
17:43 EST

Nearby Now

Mudgee Ap 8.1°C
Parkes Ap 6.4°C
Orange Ap 2.5°C
Trangie 6.3°C

Next 12 hours in Dubbo

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

12pm

Mostly clear
12°C

3pm

Mostly clear
13°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 08:12 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Bogan River at Mulgawarrina and downstream

NSW/ACT - Tue 09:11 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Lachlan River at Booligal

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Wellington 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 19°C 21°C 20°C
Minimum 3°C 0°C -1°C 1°C 1°C 5°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 10% 20% 5% 50% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight High High High Moderate Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 12km/h
WSW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SSW 9km/h
SSW
SW 15km/h
SW
SSW 7km/h
SSW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
NW 10km/h
NW
W 14km/h
W
NE 6km/h
NE
W 6km/h
W
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 11km/h
NE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 16km/h
N
Relative Humidity 85% 64% 77% 54% 71% 54% 69% 58% 69% 54% 70% 59% 78% 70%
Dew Point 5°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 7°C 4°C 9°C 6°C 10°C 8°C 12°C 11°C 14°C

Wellington Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:05 EST
sunrise
06:30 EST
sunset
17:43 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
set
Thu 11:08 EST
rise
Fri 01:04 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Wellington Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 24
5.5°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
7.0°C 12.9°C 2.0mm
Mon
Aug 22
3.5°C 12.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 21
-1.0°C 15.9°C 0.4mm
Sat
Aug 20
3.9°C 15.0°C 12.4mm

Wellington Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
378.8mm
47.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
541.7mm
76 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
429.9mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
59.0mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
-2.6°C
Jul 14
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 13

Wellington Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-4.6°C
6th 1974
Average This Month
3.2°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.5°C
10th
Highest On Record
28.8°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
16.7°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
17.2°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
34.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
50.2mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.8mm
7.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
171.9mm
1886
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1914
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