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Parkes Forecast

This morning 1°C
Today 13°C
fog_then_sunny

Now

2.2°C falling
Updated at 02:10 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Monday Areas of frost in the morning, mainly in the south. Areas of morning fog. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 2.2°C falling
Dew Point 1.3°C falling
Feels Like -0.4°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
NW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1023.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:08 EST

Nearby Now

Orange Ap -0.3°C
Forbes Ap 3.7°C
Cowra Ap 3.5°C
Dubbo Ap 1.3°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
3°C

6am

Mostly clear
1°C

9am

Mostly clear
6°C

12pm

Clear
12°C

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Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1
Thu
Jun 2
Fri
Jun 3
Sat
Jun 4
Sun
Jun 5

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C
Minimum 1°C 1°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 9°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 60% 50% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High High Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
9
km/h
8
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9
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
10
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14
km/h
17
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16
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16
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14
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20
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Wind Direction SE 6km/h
SE
SSW 9km/h
SSW
E 8km/h
E
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
S 8km/h
S
ESE 8km/h
ESE
SE 10km/h
SE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 17km/h
NE
N 16km/h
N
NW 16km/h
NW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 77% 50% 74% 51% 82% 60% 85% 59% 84% 67% 96% 83% 98% 77%
Dew Point 3°C 3°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 14°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:34 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
17:08 EST
last light
17:35 EST
moon
set
Mon 13:00 EST
rise
Tue 01:05 EST
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
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Jun 20
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Tue
Jun 28

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
May 29
5.8°C 12°C 1.4mm
Sat
May 28
7.8°C 12.5°C 4.8mm
Fri
May 27
2.7°C 13.9°C 1.6mm
Thu
May 26
7.6°C 13.0°C 11.6mm
Wed
May 25
0.8°C 16.7°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
260.1mm
30.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
222.6mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
162.0mm
39 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.4mm
Apr 30
Lowest Temperature
0.8°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
42.7°C
Jan 13

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.8°C
25th
Lowest On Record
-4.0°C
16th 1999
Average This Month
7.9°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
4.9°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.8°C
22nd
Highest On Record
27.0°C
6th 2005
Average This Month
19.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
19.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.6mm
9th
Total This Month
65.0mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.5mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
131.5mm
1977
Driest On Record
1.8mm
2003
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