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33.39°S 148.01°E 233m AMSL

Forbes Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 14°C
thunderstorms

Now

29.2°C rising
Updated at 11:00 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely during the morning and afternoon. Thunderstorms likely, possibly severe. Heavy falls possible. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h shifting W/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 37.

Currently at Forbes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.2°C rising
Dew Point 21.7°C falling
Feels Like 32.1°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
WNW 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1000.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:20 EDT

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap 26.0°C
Cowra Ap 23.6°C
Condobolin Ap 30.8°C
West Wyalong Ap 26.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower or storm
26°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 10:57 EDT
Severe Storm Warning (Damaging Winds) Hunter, Illawarra, Cent & Sthn Tablelands, Mid Nth Coast, Sydney, NW & CW Slopes/Plains & SW Slopes

National Forecast

Forbes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26

Thunder-
storms

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 32°C 35°C 37°C 39°C 34°C 35°C
Minimum 21°C 14°C 16°C 19°C 25°C 20°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 5% 30% 60% 40% 30%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 26
km/h
26
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction N 26km/h
N
WNW 26km/h
WNW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
S 11km/h
S
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NE 12km/h
NE
NE 20km/h
NE
N 18km/h
N
NNW 24km/h
NNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
E 7km/h
E
Relative Humidity 68% 72% 62% 33% 56% 33% 55% 36% 43% 39% 58% 45% 62% 40%
Dew Point 21°C 25°C 11°C 13°C 12°C 15°C 15°C 19°C 16°C 22°C 15°C 19°C 17°C 19°C

Forbes Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:51 EDT
sunrise
06:19 EDT
sunset
20:20 EDT
last light
20:47 EDT
moon
set
Fri 13:37 EDT
rise
Sat 01:11 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Forbes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 20
23°C - 1mm
Thu
Jan 19
18.1°C 39°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
27.2°C 44.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
19.4°C 42.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
15.1°C 38.0°C 0.0mm

Forbes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
25.4mm
4.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
4.0mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
10.4mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
3.0mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
13.1°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Jan 13

Forbes Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.1°C
15th
Lowest On Record
7.5°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
19.2°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.5°C
13th
Highest On Record
45.2°C
26th 2011
Average This Month
36.4°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
34.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
2nd
Total This Month
4.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
25.4mm
4.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
71.2mm
1996
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2002
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10:35 EDT

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