Fairfax Media Network

Gregra Weather


33.18°S 148.76°E 512m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 21°C
sunny

Now

14.8°C rising
Updated at 08:50 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Saturday Sunny. Patchy fog in the south early this morning. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.8°C rising
Dew Point 7.1°C rising
Feels Like 13.7°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
ENE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1029.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
17:10 EST

Nearby Now

Orange Ap 8.0°C
Cowra Ap 8.9°C
Forbes Ap 11.4°C
Bathurst Ap 3.5°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
19°C

3pm

Clear
21°C

6pm

Mostly clear
15°C

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30
Thu
May 31
Fri
Jun 1

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Late shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 13°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum 5°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 3°C 1°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 80% 50% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Low
Frost Risk Slight Slight Slight Nil Moderate High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 13
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 13km/h
ENE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
N 14km/h
N
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
SW 27km/h
SW
SW 18km/h
SW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 66% 40% 61% 38% 58% 38% 68% 46% 80% 52% 77% 50% 74% 47%
Dew Point 7°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 9°C 9°C 5°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 3°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:31 EST
sunrise
06:58 EST
sunset
17:10 EST
last light
17:37 EST
moon
rise
Sat 15:21 EST
set
Sun 04:17 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 25
0.7°C 23°C 0.0mm
Thu
May 24
2.7°C 19.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 23
7.2°C 20.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
5.4°C 16.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
7.2°C 18.3°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
256.8mm
31.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
82.2mm
20 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
273.4mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
13.6mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
-1.0°C
May 20
Highest Temperature
43.2°C
Jan 7

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-4.0°C
16th 1999
Average This Month
4.7°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
5.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
3rd
Highest On Record
27.0°C
6th 2005
Average This Month
19.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
19.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.6mm
12th
Total This Month
14.2mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.0mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
131.5mm
1977
Driest On Record
1.8mm
2003
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Perth storm: Severe cold front hits WA's South West, bringing heavy rain, winds and flooding

19:21 EST

The full force of Mother Nature is being felt in Western Australia as emergency services deal with damaging wind gusts from a severe cold front that has also dumped heavy rain in Perth and the south-west of the state.

Damaging winds lash WA

11:00 EST

Severe weather continues to threaten parts of WA today after a powerful front crossed the state's west coast overnight.

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.