Fairfax Media Network

Gumble Weather


33.08°S 148.65°E 522m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

Today 10°C
Tonight 1°C
mostly_sunny

Now

8.6°C falling
Updated at 11:50 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog on the slopes. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 14.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.6°C falling
Dew Point 1.1°C falling
Feels Like 5.7°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
SSW 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1027.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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

Nearby Now

Orange Ap 6.0°C
Forbes Ap 9.7°C
Cowra Ap 7.3°C
Dubbo Ap 11.5°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
10°C

6pm

Mostly clear
5°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
3°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
2°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 1
Thu
Jul 2
Fri
Jul 3
Sat
Jul 4
Sun
Jul 5
Mon
Jul 6
Tue
Jul 7

Mostly sunny

Drizzle

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 10°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 13°C
Minimum 1°C 1°C -2°C -2°C -2°C -1°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 20% 40% 5% 5% 5% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High High Severe Severe Severe Severe Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
27
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
2
km/h
14
km/h
3
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 6km/h
WNW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
SW 27km/h
SW
ENE 5km/h
ENE
WNW 11km/h
WNW
WNW 2km/h
WNW
SW 14km/h
SW
NNE 3km/h
NNE
WSW 12km/h
WSW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NW 9km/h
NW
SW 21km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 96% 59% 95% 74% 89% 48% 86% 51% 90% 54% 98% 54% 100% 60%
Dew Point 4°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 6°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:44 EST
sunrise
07:11 EST
sunset
17:11 EST
last light
17:38 EST
moon
rise
Wed 16:36 EST
set
Thu 06:46 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 2
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jul 1
-2°C - 0.2mm
Tue
Jun 30
-0.4°C 13°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 29
-3.8°C 17.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 28
0.4°C 10.1°C 0.4mm
Sat
Jun 27
-0.3°C 15.3°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
360.0mm
55.1 Day(s)
Total For 2015
183.4mm
55 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
503.6mm
51 Day(s)
Wettest Day
17.8mm
Apr 7
Lowest Temperature
-3.8°C
Jun 29
Highest Temperature
39.0°C
Feb 9

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
22nd 2002
Average This Month
-2.0°C
-4.4°C
Long-term Average
2.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
21.0°C
23rd 2003
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
14.3°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
1st
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.8mm
12.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
110.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
10.8mm
1977
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Queensland drought: Stranger amazes graziers by travelling 2,000 kilometres to lend a hand

11:18 EST

A western Queensland family has been overwhelmed by the generosity of a stranger who volunteered to help on a drought-stricken station.

Cyclone in July: Weather bureau declares Raquel poses no threat to Queensland

09:46 EST

Queensland forecasters have named Raquel as their first ever recorded July cyclone, which has formed this morning north of the Solomon Islands.

Vanuatu president's decision to leave country as Cyclone Pam approached criticised by Save the Children

09:34 EST

The decision by Vanuatu's president and senior disaster officials to fly to a conference in Japan as Cyclone Pam bore down on the Pacific nation in March made response efforts more difficult, aid group Save the Children says.