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33.40°S 147.78°E 240m AMSL

Forbes Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 17°C
thunderstorms

Now

19.3°C rising
Updated at 08:50 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the south early this morning. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Rain and showers heavy at times in the south this evening. A thunderstorm likely, possibly severe. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 32.

Currently at Forbes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.3°C rising
Dew Point 19.3°C rising
Feels Like 19.3°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
S 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1017.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 27.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:13 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:17 EDT

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap 19.7°C
Condobolin Ap 21.0°C
West Wyalong Ap 19.4°C
Cowra Ap 20.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

12pm

Slight chance shower
24°C

3pm

Shower
28°C

6pm

Chance shower
27°C

9pm

Chance shower
22°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 14:51 EDT
Minor Flood Warning for the Bogan River at Peak Hill and Dandaloo

National Forecast

Forbes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 23
Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29

Thunder-
storms

Clearing shower

Showers

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 26°C 29°C 31°C 32°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 19°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 80% 50% 60% 50% 70%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 13
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 13km/h
ENE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NE 15km/h
NE
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNE 7km/h
NNE
WNW 6km/h
WNW
NE 14km/h
NE
N 14km/h
N
SW 10km/h
SW
SW 10km/h
SW
ESE 7km/h
ESE
W 7km/h
W
Relative Humidity 87% 71% 83% 67% 77% 60% 82% 59% 76% 49% 64% 48% 66% 52%
Dew Point 20°C 23°C 16°C 19°C 15°C 20°C 19°C 22°C 17°C 19°C 14°C 16°C 13°C 17°C

Forbes Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:48 EDT
sunrise
07:13 EDT
sunset
19:17 EDT
last light
19:41 EDT
moon
set
Thu 16:02 EDT
rise
Fri 02:55 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Forbes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Mar 22
20.4°C 30°C 43.8mm
Tue
Mar 21
18.8°C 25.3°C 37.4mm
Mon
Mar 20
19.7°C 31.2°C 1.0mm
Sun
Mar 19
21.6°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 18
18.6°C 30.1°C 0.0mm

Forbes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
132.8mm
16.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
121.0mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
94.4mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.8mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
8.3°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
46.7°C
Feb 11

Forbes Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.5°C
11th
Lowest On Record
4.2°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
17.1°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.5°C
12th
Highest On Record
40.2°C
13th 1998
Average This Month
31.0°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
29.1°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
43.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
107.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
51.7mm
5.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
155.8mm
2012
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2002
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