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Parkes Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 17°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

31.7°C rising
Updated at 11:10 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Monday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE in the middle of the day then tending E/SE 35 to 50 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 39.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.7°C rising
Dew Point 13.5°C rising
Feels Like 30.8°C
Relative Humidity 33%
Wind icon
N 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1009.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 16.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:55 EDT

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 27.3°C
Dubbo Ap 31.3°C
Cowra Ap 26.7°C
Orange Ap 25.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

12pm

Slight chance storm
32°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
29°C

9pm

Slight chance storm
22°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 19
Tue
Feb 20
Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 33°C 29°C
Minimum 21°C 17°C 12°C 15°C 16°C 19°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 60% 5% 5% 5% 20% 80% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High 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 15
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction E 15km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
E 15km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NE 22km/h
NE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NNW 25km/h
NNW
W 20km/h
W
SW 21km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 44% 32% 53% 30% 49% 23% 50% 27% 50% 30% 48% 35% 55% 44%
Dew Point 15°C 14°C 12°C 11°C 8°C 6°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 15°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:21 EDT
sunrise
06:46 EDT
sunset
19:55 EDT
last light
20:21 EDT
moon
set
Mon 21:59 EDT
rise
Tue 10:34 EDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 19
19°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
15°C 37°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
13.2°C 34°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
9.9°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 15
9.8°C 33.5°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
122.8mm
12.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
35.4mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
23.4mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
13.6mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
9.8°C
Feb 15
Highest Temperature
43.2°C
Jan 7

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.8°C
15th
Lowest On Record
6.0°C
17th 1998
Average This Month
15.9°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
17.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.7°C
9th
Highest On Record
45.9°C
11th 2017
Average This Month
33.7°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
32.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
11th
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
60.1mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
225.8mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.2mm
2016
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