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Orange Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 23°C
showers

Now

15.1°C falling
Updated at 21:20 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm on the northern plains. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Orange Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.1°C falling
Dew Point 13.0°C falling
Feels Like 15.1°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
NE 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1020.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:09 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:10 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 16.1°C
Cowra Ap 21.0°C
Parkes Ap 20.8°C
Mudgee Ap 18.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

9am

Slight chance shower
16°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 20:44 EDT
Flood Warning for the Macquarie River

NSW/ACT - Fri 15:40 EDT
Minor to Moderate Flood Warning for the Bogan River

National Forecast

Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 21°C 23°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 25°C
Minimum 11°C 11°C 14°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 30% 50% 50% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High High High Very High 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 21
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction E 21km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NE 17km/h
NE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNE 10km/h
NNE
WSW 13km/h
WSW
NE 16km/h
NE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
W 17km/h
W
NE 18km/h
NE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
W 23km/h
W
Relative Humidity 91% 58% 87% 70% 91% 52% 83% 51% 84% 54% 88% 57% 89% 57%
Dew Point 13°C 13°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 16°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:45 EDT
sunrise
07:10 EDT
sunset
19:09 EDT
last light
19:34 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 03:48 EDT
set
Sat 17:22 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
13.1°C 22°C 12.4mm
Thu
Mar 23
14.8°C 19.9°C 7.8mm
Wed
Mar 22
16.4°C 25.4°C 41.6mm
Tue
Mar 21
17.9°C 20.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
14.8°C 26.8°C 0.8mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
218.5mm
25.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
157.4mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
122.8mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
41.6mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
3.8°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
40.1°C
Feb 11

Orange Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.9°C
10th
Lowest On Record
-0.1°C
31st 1997
Average This Month
12.1°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
9.7°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
32.9°C
13th 1998
Average This Month
24.4°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
41.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
106.8mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.1mm
8.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
175.6mm
2012
Driest On Record
4.6mm
1998
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