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Forbes Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 4°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.7°C rising
Updated at 12:00 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower on the southern slopes later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h in the late morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.

Currently at Forbes Ap

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Temperature 16.7°C rising
Dew Point 5.3°C steady
Feels Like 16.7°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
W 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EST
Sunset sunset
17:40 EST

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap 15.5°C
Cowra Ap 16.5°C
Condobolin Ap 18.3°C
West Wyalong Ap 17.1°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
19°C

6pm

Clear
13°C

9pm

Mostly clear
8°C

12am

Mostly clear
8°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Forbes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Cloudy

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 2°C 4°C 0°C -4°C -1°C 2°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 5% 40% 60% 10% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Slight High Severe Severe Moderate High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 17
km/h
30
km/h
34
km/h
35
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 17km/h
NNW
NW 30km/h
NW
W 34km/h
W
WSW 35km/h
WSW
SW 24km/h
SW
SW 26km/h
SW
S 5km/h
S
W 6km/h
W
N 21km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
W 11km/h
W
WSW 17km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 61% 37% 62% 45% 71% 44% 67% 41% 66% 54% 75% 55% 71% 53%
Dew Point 4°C 4°C 1°C 2°C -1°C 1°C -3°C 1°C 0°C 6°C 3°C 6°C 4°C 7°C

Forbes 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
06:20 EST
sunrise
06:45 EST
sunset
17:40 EST
last light
18:06 EST
moon
set
Thu 13:00 EST
rise
Fri 03:19 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Forbes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 17
2°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
- 17°C -
Mon
Aug 14
0°C 21°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
-0.9°C 18°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 12
- 16.5°C -

Forbes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
323.9mm
61.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
291.0mm
39 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
385.4mm
70 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.2mm
Mar 23
Lowest Temperature
-5.4°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
46.7°C
Feb 11

Forbes Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.9°C
13th
Lowest On Record
-5.4°C
4th 1999
Average This Month
0.5°C
-2.4°C
Long-term Average
2.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
26.4°C
30th 2007
Average This Month
17.1°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
16.5°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.6mm
1st
Total This Month
6.6mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
36.6mm
9.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
87.0mm
1996
Driest On Record
5.6mm
2006
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