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Peak Hill Forecast

Today 40°C
Tonight 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

34.7°C rising
Updated at 10:30 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Saturday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.7°C rising
Dew Point -10.4°C falling
Feels Like 32.1°C
Relative Humidity 5%
Wind icon
E 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 45.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:17 EDT

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 31.8°C
Dubbo Ap 32.4°C
Condobolin Ap 34.6°C
Trangie 33.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
36°C

3pm

Mostly clear
40°C

6pm

Mostly clear
40°C

9pm

Mostly clear
31°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Peak Hill 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Late shower

Late shower

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 40°C 40°C 40°C 38°C 37°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 30% 60% 70% 90% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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
19
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction E 13km/h
E
ESE 10km/h
ESE
NE 19km/h
NE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
N 16km/h
N
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 15km/h
NE
N 11km/h
N
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NE 9km/h
NE
NE 18km/h
NE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 17% 9% 26% 14% 34% 18% 34% 22% 43% 24% 55% 37% 56% 39%
Dew Point 3°C 2°C 7°C 7°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C

Peak Hill Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:51 EDT
sunrise
06:19 EDT
sunset
20:17 EDT
last light
20:45 EDT
moon
set
Sat 22:15 EDT
rise
Sun 09:47 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Peak Hill Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
27°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
19°C 41°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
15.8°C 37°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
14.9°C 33.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
17.4°C 33.2°C 0.0mm

Peak Hill Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
58.8mm
5.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
12.4mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
2.0mm
2 Day(s)
Wettest Day
4.8mm
Jan 8
Lowest Temperature
13.4°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
44.0°C
Jan 7

Peak Hill Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.4°C
14th
Lowest On Record
7.4°C
2nd 1989
Average This Month
19.4°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
19.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.0°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.5°C
12th 2013
Average This Month
35.5°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
33.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.8mm
8th
Total This Month
12.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.8mm
5.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
237.6mm
1984
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1965
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Weather News

Southern states swelter as power supply struggles

00:08 EDT

The power supply in Victoria and South Australia is being put to the test as five of the states and territories face an extreme heatwave, after temperatures in some areas hit 40 degrees Celsius.

Melbourne hits 42C before cool change as authorities defend 'heat kills' warnings

21:48 EDT

Melburnians — and the world's best tennis players — have battled through temperatures of about 42 degrees Celsius, as energy authorities curtailed some industrial users' power consumption and firefighters across Victoria stood on high alert.

Canberra braces for heatwave as temperatures expected to soar above 37C for four consecutive days

21:03 EDT

Canberrans are about to swelter through the weekend, with four consecutive days at or above 37 degrees Celsius.