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33.07°S 148.12°E 323m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 40°C
mostly_sunny

Now

37.5°C falling
Updated at 18:30 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Monday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.
Tuesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NW in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 37.5°C falling
Dew Point 6.5°C falling
Feels Like 35.2°C
Relative Humidity 15%
Wind icon
N 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1007.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 37.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 38.9°C
Condobolin Ap 37.9°C
Cowra Ap 37.7°C
Dubbo Ap 38.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
28°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

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National Forecast

Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26
Sat
Jan 27
Sun
Jan 28

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 41°C 40°C 37°C 37°C 37°C 34°C 35°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 23°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 30% 70% 70% 50% 60% 40% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 27
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction N 27km/h
N
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNE 24km/h
NNE
N 18km/h
N
NE 23km/h
NE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NE 21km/h
NE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NE 23km/h
NE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NE 20km/h
NE
E 13km/h
E
ENE 24km/h
ENE
E 19km/h
E
Relative Humidity 23% 12% 27% 16% 42% 25% 46% 29% 47% 28% 50% 29% 49% 25%
Dew Point 8°C 6°C 10°C 10°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 12°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:53 EDT
sunrise
06:21 EDT
sunset
20:17 EDT
last light
20:44 EDT
moon
set
Mon 23:23 EDT
rise
Tue 11:40 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 22
21°C 40°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 21
23.6°C 40°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 20
19.0°C 41.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
14.9°C 38.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
12.7°C 36.1°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
62.7mm
6.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
22.8mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
12.2mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
13.6mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
10.0°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
43.2°C
Jan 7

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.0°C
15th
Lowest On Record
4.0°C
4th 2009
Average This Month
17.5°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.2°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
13th 2017
Average This Month
35.2°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
33.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.6mm
10th
Total This Month
22.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.7mm
6.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
212.0mm
1976
Driest On Record
1.5mm
1942
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