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Parkes Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 15°C
rain

Now

10.8°C falling
Updated at 02:10 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain on the southern plains, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.8°C falling
Dew Point 8.4°C steady
Feels Like 9.1°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
N 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1013.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
17:10 EST

Nearby Now

Cowra Ap 9.9°C
Forbes Ap 10.8°C
Orange Ap 6.7°C
Young Ap 9.5°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

3am

Heavy rain
9°C

6am

Heavy rain
8°C

9am

Rain
10°C

12pm

Rain
12°C

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Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1

Rain

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 15°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 17°C 17°C
Minimum 8°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 2°C 4°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 10% 30% 50% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Slight Nil Slight Moderate Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 23km/h
NNW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
E 5km/h
E
SW 10km/h
SW
SE 8km/h
SE
S 10km/h
S
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 95% 87% 88% 56% 93% 73% 88% 58% 79% 55% 78% 57% 84% 63%
Dew Point 10°C 13°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 10°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:31 EST
sunrise
06:58 EST
sunset
17:10 EST
last light
17:37 EST
moon
set
Thu 10:11 EST
rise
Thu 21:02 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 25
0.8°C 17°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 24
1.1°C 15.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 23
12.9°C 17.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 22
10.4°C 24.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 21
- 22.2°C -

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
260.1mm
30.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
203.0mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
160.0mm
37 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.4mm
Apr 30
Lowest Temperature
0.8°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
42.7°C
Jan 13

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.8°C
25th
Lowest On Record
-4.0°C
16th 1999
Average This Month
8.3°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
4.9°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.8°C
22nd
Highest On Record
27.0°C
6th 2005
Average This Month
20.1°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
19.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.6mm
9th
Total This Month
45.4mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.5mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
131.5mm
1977
Driest On Record
1.8mm
2003
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Weather News

Wet week for NSW

20:12 EST

Three rain-bearing systems will traverse New South Wales within the next seven days, rounding out a bumper May.

Big surf closes beaches across Sydney, NSW

18:13 EST

Surf lifesavers have issued a warning to beachgoers as a large swell closes stretches of the New South Wales coastline.

Dampened SA in for more rain but also cold, strong winds

18:01 EST

Rain has fallen across a large part of South Australia during Wednesday and there is more to come, mainly on Friday, coinciding with cold winds.