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Parkes Forecast

Today 12°C
Tonight -2°C
mostly_sunny

Now

4.7°C rising
Updated at 09:40 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Sunday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 15.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 4.7°C rising
Dew Point 2.4°C rising
Feels Like 4.7°C
Relative Humidity 85%
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WSW 1km/h rising
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1023.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:11 EST
Sunset sunset
17:12 EST

Nearby Now

Orange Ap 8.6°C
Cowra Ap 3.0°C
Forbes Ap 4.3°C
Mudgee Ap 3.5°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
10°C

3pm

Mostly clear
12°C

6pm

Mostly clear
5°C

9pm

Clear
1°C

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Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jul 5
Mon
Jul 6
Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8
Thu
Jul 9
Fri
Jul 10
Sat
Jul 11

Mostly sunny

Fog then sunny

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 12°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum -4°C -2°C 0°C -1°C 2°C 3°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 20% 20% 90% 70% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe High Severe Moderate Moderate High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 2
km/h
12
km/h
3
km/h
17
km/h
2
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NW 2km/h
NW
SW 12km/h
SW
NNW 3km/h
NNW
W 17km/h
W
N 2km/h
N
W 14km/h
W
NE 7km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 12km/h
NE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
N 16km/h
N
NNE 8km/h
NNE
N 22km/h
N
Relative Humidity 92% 55% 87% 59% 94% 63% 100% 53% 89% 55% 100% 68% 100% 66%
Dew Point 1°C 3°C 2°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 7°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:44 EST
sunrise
07:11 EST
sunset
17:12 EST
last light
17:40 EST
moon
rise
Sun 20:46 EST
set
Mon 09:56 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24
moon
Fri
Jul 31

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jul 5
-5°C - 0.2mm
Sat
Jul 4
-2.9°C 11°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 3
-5.6°C 13.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 2
-2.1°C 12.9°C 0.2mm
Wed
Jul 1
-1.6°C 10.4°C 0.2mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
360.0mm
55.1 Day(s)
Total For 2015
183.8mm
57 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
503.8mm
52 Day(s)
Wettest Day
17.8mm
Apr 7
Lowest Temperature
-5.6°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
39.0°C
Feb 9

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-5.6°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
22nd 2002
Average This Month
-3.4°C
-5.8°C
Long-term Average
2.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
13.1°C
3rd
Highest On Record
21.0°C
23rd 2003
Average This Month
11.8°C
-2.5°C
Long-term Average
14.3°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
1st
Total This Month
0.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.8mm
12.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
110.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
10.8mm
1977
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