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Parkes Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 6°C
rain_developing

Now

16.1°C falling
Updated at 16:00 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the south, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h tending NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 22.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.1°C falling
Dew Point 8.8°C rising
Feels Like 16.1°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
N 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1017.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:59 EST
Sunset sunset
17:28 EST

Nearby Now

Orange Ap 12.9°C
Forbes Ap 17.0°C
Cowra Ap 16.0°C
Dubbo Ap 18.6°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
12°C

9pm

Mostly clear
9°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

3am

Shower
7°C

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Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Rain developing

Rain

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 14°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 12°C
Minimum 7°C 6°C 3°C -2°C -2°C 1°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 30% 40% 70% 20% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Moderate Severe Severe High Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 18
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction N 18km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
N 21km/h
N
W 23km/h
W
WNW 19km/h
WNW
SW 26km/h
SW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
SW 20km/h
SW
NW 18km/h
NW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
W 17km/h
W
SSW 23km/h
SSW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
SW 20km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 66% 51% 100% 76% 86% 62% 92% 56% 94% 70% 97% 63% 100% 61%
Dew Point 5°C 6°C 9°C 10°C 6°C 4°C 4°C 1°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 5°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
06:59 EST
sunset
17:28 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
rise
Sat 18:29 EST
set
Sun 07:51 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 1
2.5°C 17°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
2.2°C 17.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
-0.2°C 13.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
-2.2°C 15.7°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jul 28
0.8°C 12.3°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
405.1mm
65.5 Day(s)
Total For 2015
273.0mm
73 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
515.4mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
24.6mm
Jul 16
Lowest Temperature
-5.6°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
39.0°C
Feb 9

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-6.0°C
3rd 1999
Average This Month
2.5°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
2.4°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
25.0°C
30th 2007
Average This Month
17.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
16.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.1mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
89.2mm
1973
Driest On Record
9.6mm
2006
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