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Orange Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 3°C
mostly_sunny

Now

8.6°C falling
Updated at 10:00 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. A thunderstorm likely, and possibly severe. Winds W/NW 30 to 40 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Orange Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.6°C falling
Dew Point 6.4°C falling
Feels Like 4.8°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
SW 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:05 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 12.4°C
Cowra Ap 14.9°C
Parkes Ap 14.6°C
Mudgee Ap 16.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
12°C

3pm

Clear
15°C

6pm

Clear
16°C

9pm

Clear
10°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 16:18 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Upper Central West Plains, Lower Central West Plains and Eastern and Riverina Fire Areas

National Forecast

Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 22°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 20°C
Minimum 6°C 3°C 7°C 10°C 13°C 15°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 30% 40% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 30
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 30km/h
WSW
SW 28km/h
SW
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NW 10km/h
NW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
W 12km/h
W
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NW 14km/h
NW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NNW 29km/h
NNW
NW 26km/h
NW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSW 12km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 67% 42% 64% 40% 65% 39% 66% 42% 54% 39% 56% 62% 64% 46%
Dew Point 4°C 3°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 13°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 14°C 19°C 11°C 8°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:18 EDT
sunrise
05:47 EDT
sunset
20:05 EDT
last light
20:34 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 14:37 EDT
set
Sat 02:48 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
7°C - -
Thu
Dec 8
7.6°C 29°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
6.9°C 24.7°C 4.4mm
Tue
Dec 6
16.8°C 21.9°C 0.8mm
Mon
Dec 5
17.5°C 30.6°C 0.4mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
885.7mm
136.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1176.8mm
150 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
767.2mm
141 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.0mm
Sep 3
Lowest Temperature
-4.3°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
34.4°C
Jan 13

Orange Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.9°C
7th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
10.6°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
10.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
5th
Highest On Record
34.7°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
27.4°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
24.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.4mm
7th
Total This Month
6.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
92.2mm
8.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
319.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
22.8mm
2001
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16:00 EDT

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