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33.37°S 148.55°E 303m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 31°C
cloudy

Now

25.3°C rising
Updated at 02:20 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north, possibly severe. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S in the evening.
Wednesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, most likely in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NE/SE in the morning then tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.3°C rising
Dew Point 21.6°C falling
Feels Like 26.4°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1015.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:16 EDT

Nearby Now

Cowra Ap 25.2°C
Forbes Ap 25.7°C
Orange Ap 19.9°C
Young Ap 20.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

3am

Intermittent rain
22°C

6am

Intermittent rain
20°C

9am

Slight chance shower
24°C

12pm

Chance shower
28°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 01:17 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning for NSW. Severe storms may produce hail greater than 2cm, winds stronger than 90km/h & flash flooding

National Forecast

Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 36°C 34°C 36°C 37°C 36°C 39°C
Minimum 20°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 70% 10% 20% 50% 60% 40% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 20
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 20km/h
ENE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
SE 7km/h
SE
SSW 14km/h
SSW
ENE 23km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NW 15km/h
NW
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
N 26km/h
N
NW 22km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 69% 54% 65% 29% 59% 31% 61% 32% 52% 28% 52% 27% 40% 21%
Dew Point 18°C 21°C 19°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 14°C 14°C 12°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:55 EDT
sunrise
06:23 EDT
sunset
20:16 EDT
last light
20:43 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:56 EDT
rise
Thu 04:36 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
23.9°C 33°C 3.4mm
Mon
Jan 23
21.6°C 38.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
17.2°C 35.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
12.5°C 32.5°C 8.4mm
Fri
Jan 20
22.1°C 32.4°C 0.6mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
64.0mm
5.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
15.6mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
43.4mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.4mm
Jan 21
Lowest Temperature
12.2°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
44.1°C
Jan 13

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.2°C
15th
Lowest On Record
4.0°C
4th 2009
Average This Month
19.0°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.1°C
13th
Highest On Record
44.0°C
15th 2001
Average This Month
35.6°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
33.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.4mm
21st
Total This Month
15.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
64.0mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
212.0mm
1976
Driest On Record
1.5mm
1942
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