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33.07°S 148.12°E 323m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

Tonight 12°C
Tomorrow 34°C
windy

Now

19.5°C falling
Updated at 18:10 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Friday Mostly sunny. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h tending NW 20 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.
Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower on the southern slopes in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Areas of raised dust on the southern plains in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning NW 35 to 50 km/h in the late morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 39.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.5°C falling
Dew Point 1.5°C falling
Feels Like 19.5°C
Relative Humidity 30%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1011.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 11.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:58 EST
Sunset sunset
18:03 EST

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 19.4°C
Condobolin Ap 24.1°C
Cowra Ap 21.8°C
Dubbo Ap 23.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
15°C

12am

Mostly clear
14°C

3am

Mostly clear
13°C

6am

Mostly clear
12°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 16:00 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for Riverina, Lower Western, Upper Western and parts of Central West Slopes and Plains

NSW/ACT - Fri 15:55 EST
Fire Weather Warning Greater Hunter/Sydney, Illawarra/S'haven, Central Ranges, N Western, Lower CW Plains, N Riverina, S Western & Far W

National Forecast

Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Windy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Showers
Maximum 29°C 34°C 27°C 22°C 24°C 29°C 20°C
Minimum 7°C 12°C 10°C 4°C 4°C 8°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 20% 60% 30% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 17
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
35
km/h
12
km/h
36
km/h
9
km/h
25
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 17km/h
NNE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
N 28km/h
N
NNW 35km/h
NNW
NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
SE 6km/h
SE
WSW 18km/h
WSW
NE 13km/h
NE
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
NW 24km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 24% 12% 23% 10% 40% 16% 44% 34% 43% 20% 41% 30% 77% 57%
Dew Point 0°C -3°C 1°C -1°C 7°C 0°C 5°C 6°C 3°C 0°C 7°C 10°C 12°C 12°C

Parkes 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
05:32 EST
sunrise
05:56 EST
sunset
18:04 EST
last light
18:28 EST
moon
set
Fri 19:58 EST
rise
Sat 07:46 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 22
3.1°C 28°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
0.1°C 24°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
-2.2°C 18.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
6.8°C 17.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 18
-1.0°C 23.6°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
453.8mm
74.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
319.2mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
637.2mm
100 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.2mm
Mar 14
Lowest Temperature
-5.6°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
45.9°C
Feb 11

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.6°C
9th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
11th 2002
Average This Month
1.8°C
-2.8°C
Long-term Average
4.6°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.0°C
22nd
Highest On Record
31.0°C
22nd 2003
Average This Month
19.7°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.0mm
14th
Total This Month
10.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.3mm
7.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
187.4mm
2016
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1941
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