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Forbes Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 5°C
sunny

Now

24.6°C rising
Updated at 13:50 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Thursday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm on the northern plains this afternoon. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

Currently at Forbes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.6°C rising
Dew Point 4.9°C rising
Feels Like 24.6°C
Relative Humidity 28%
Wind icon
SW 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1016.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 18.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:38 EST
Sunset sunset
17:34 EST

Nearby Now

West Wyalong Ap 23.3°C
Parkes Ap 23.2°C
Cowra Ap 23.9°C
Young Ap 22.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Forbes

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
25°C

6pm

Clear
20°C

9pm

Clear
14°C

12am

Clear
10°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Forbes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1
Wed
May 2

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Clearing shower
Maximum 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Minimum 11°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 10% 40% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 16
km/h
25
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 16km/h
SSW
SW 25km/h
SW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
E 11km/h
E
ESE 11km/h
ESE
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 48% 28% 58% 34% 58% 34% 59% 34% 58% 31% 60% 31% 59% 38%
Dew Point 8°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 6°C 10°C 9°C

Forbes Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:12 EST
sunrise
06:38 EST
sunset
17:34 EST
last light
18:00 EST
moon
rise
Thu 15:35 EST
set
Fri 03:25 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Forbes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 26
14.8°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 25
8.0°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 24
6.5°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
8.6°C 27.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
10.2°C 27.0°C 0.0mm

Forbes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
155.4mm
20.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
55.8mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
218.0mm
17 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.6mm
Feb 25
Lowest Temperature
4.1°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
44.4°C
Jan 7

Forbes Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.5°C
24th
Lowest On Record
-1.8°C
22nd 2006
Average This Month
12.8°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
9.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.2°C
9th
Highest On Record
35.1°C
6th 2016
Average This Month
30.4°C
+5.9°C
Long-term Average
24.5°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.0mm
14th
Total This Month
8.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
24.2mm
4.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
72.4mm
2015
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1996
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