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33.57°S 147.99°E 232m AMSL

Forbes Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 34°C
late_shower

Now

34.7°C rising
Updated at 18:10 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Friday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm on the northern slopes early this evening. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Medium (60%) chance of showers on the slopes, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/SE 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Forbes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.7°C rising
Dew Point 2.3°C rising
Feels Like 32.2°C
Relative Humidity 13%
Wind icon
SW 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1015.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 40.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:52 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:51 EDT

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap 34.4°C
Cowra Ap 34.8°C
West Wyalong Ap 32.9°C
Young Ap 32.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
27°C

12am

Clear
22°C

3am

Clear
17°C

6am

Clear
16°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Forbes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2

Sunny

Late shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 37°C 34°C 32°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 17°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 20% 60% 90% 30% 30% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 10
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 10km/h
SSW
SW 17km/h
SW
ENE 9km/h
ENE
E 7km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
E 12km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
ESE 11km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 34% 20% 59% 32% 64% 39% 62% 32% 63% 30% 58% 29% 57% 32%
Dew Point 7°C 11°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 12°C 14°C

Forbes Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:27 EDT
sunrise
06:53 EDT
sunset
19:50 EDT
last light
20:15 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 05:10 EDT
set
Sat 18:53 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Forbes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 24
16.1°C 37°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
18.9°C 38.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
10.3°C 35.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
8.3°C 29.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
11.1°C 24.1°C 0.0mm

Forbes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
81.1mm
10.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
13.4mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
85.0mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
5.8mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
8.3°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
46.7°C
Feb 11

Forbes Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.3°C
21st
Lowest On Record
7.9°C
21st 2014
Average This Month
17.8°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
46.7°C
11th
Highest On Record
44.6°C
15th 2004
Average This Month
35.6°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
32.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
19th
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
55.7mm
5.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
162.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2005
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