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Orange Forecast

Tonight 2°C
Tomorrow 7°C
possible_shower

Now

4.3°C falling
Updated at 19:20 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain on the slopes, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm on the northern slopes early this evening. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers on the southern slopes, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Orange Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 4.3°C falling
Dew Point 3.3°C falling
Feels Like 1.2°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
E 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1008.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 11.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
17:41 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 5.0°C
Cowra Ap 8.4°C
Parkes Ap 9.3°C
Mudgee Ap 9.2°C

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

9pm

Heavy rain
5°C

12am

Heavy rain
4°C

3am

Slight chance shower
3°C

6am

Slight chance shower
2°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 08:12 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Bogan River at Mulgawarrina and downstream

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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Orange 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

Frost then sunny

Late shower
Maximum 9°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum 3°C 2°C -1°C -2°C -1°C 1°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 10% 30% 40% 40% 60%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Severe Severe Severe High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 20km/h
ESE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SW 16km/h
SW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SW 19km/h
SW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
NW 14km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
NE 17km/h
NE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 87% 95% 96% 80% 85% 65% 77% 62% 78% 64% 79% 65% 82% 67%
Dew Point 6°C 7°C 4°C 4°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 9°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:05 EST
sunrise
06:30 EST
sunset
17:41 EST
last light
18:07 EST
moon
rise
Thu 00:01 EST
set
Thu 11:06 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 24
2.6°C 9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
3.2°C 8.1°C 12.2mm
Mon
Aug 22
0.5°C 7.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 21
0.9°C 10.0°C 0.4mm
Sat
Aug 20
2.5°C 8.0°C 12.0mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
553.4mm
97.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
731.0mm
99 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
571.4mm
105 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.6mm
Aug 3
Lowest Temperature
-4.3°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
34.4°C
Jan 13

Orange Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-4.1°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-6.2°C
3rd 1999
Average This Month
1.5°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
0.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.1°C
18th
Highest On Record
19.5°C
23rd 2009
Average This Month
11.1°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
11.3°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
43.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
72.6mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
85.8mm
15.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
240.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
9.4mm
2006
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