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33.29°S 147.72°E 219m AMSL

Forbes Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 13°C
rain

Now

6.7°C rising
Updated at 08:00 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Wednesday Cloudy. Patchy fog on the southern plains early this morning. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm on the northern slopes late this afternoon and evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.

Currently at Forbes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.7°C rising
Dew Point 6.6°C rising
Feels Like 4.3°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
SSE 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1012.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
17:46 EST

Nearby Now

Condobolin Ap 5.5°C
Parkes Ap 7.9°C
West Wyalong Ap 7.8°C
Cowra Ap 8.3°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance shower
11°C

12pm

Shower
13°C

3pm

Heavy rain
11°C

6pm

Heavy shower
9°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 08:12 EST
Flood Warning - Bogan River

NSW/ACT - Tue 09:11 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Lachlan River at Booligal

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Forbes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 24
Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30

Rain

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 18°C 19°C
Minimum 4°C 5°C 1°C 0°C 1°C 3°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 20% 20% 30% 30% 80%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Slight High High Moderate Moderate Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 11km/h
SE
SSW 11km/h
SSW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
SW 9km/h
SW
SW 15km/h
SW
SW 6km/h
SW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
N 15km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 85% 91% 89% 66% 83% 60% 77% 56% 74% 60% 71% 63% 79% 74%
Dew Point 8°C 10°C 7°C 7°C 3°C 6°C 3°C 6°C 4°C 8°C 5°C 11°C 10°C 14°C

Forbes Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
17:46 EST
last light
18:11 EST
moon
set
Wed 10:24 EST
rise
Thu 00:06 EST
moon
Thu
Aug 25
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17

Forbes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 23
4.3°C 12°C 3.4mm
Mon
Aug 22
4.5°C 12.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 21
0.7°C 15.5°C 0.8mm
Sat
Aug 20
5.9°C 13.1°C 16.0mm
Fri
Aug 19
3.9°C 20.2°C 0.0mm

Forbes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
314.2mm
60.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
406.0mm
74 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
299.2mm
72 Day(s)
Wettest Day
37.4mm
Jun 4
Lowest Temperature
-1.9°C
Jul 14
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 13

Forbes Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.1°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-5.4°C
4th 1999
Average This Month
3.5°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
2.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.8°C
17th
Highest On Record
26.4°C
30th 2007
Average This Month
16.0°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
16.5°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.0mm
20th
Total This Month
24.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.9mm
8.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
87.0mm
1996
Driest On Record
5.6mm
2006
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