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33.14°S 148.17°E 342m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 11°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.9°C rising
Updated at 16:30 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Wednesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid 20s.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.9°C rising
Dew Point 15.9°C rising
Feels Like 21.2°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
WNW 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1001.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:54 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:52 EDT

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 25.2°C
Cowra Ap 24.2°C
Condobolin Ap 25.4°C
Dubbo Ap 23.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower
22°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
17°C

12am

Mostly clear
15°C

3am

Slight chance shower
14°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Nov 21
Thu
Nov 22
Fri
Nov 23
Sat
Nov 24
Sun
Nov 25
Mon
Nov 26
Tue
Nov 27

Mostly sunny

Windy

Windy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 20°C 20°C 24°C 25°C 30°C 29°C
Minimum 18°C 11°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 70% 20% 10% 30% 20% 20% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Extreme Extreme Very High
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 23
km/h
27
km/h
29
km/h
44
km/h
28
km/h
38
km/h
26
km/h
32
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 23km/h
NNW
NNW 27km/h
NNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WNW 44km/h
WNW
W 28km/h
W
W 38km/h
W
WSW 26km/h
WSW
WSW 32km/h
WSW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 70% 54% 36% 20% 47% 23% 52% 24% 48% 24% 43% 16% 33% 17%
Dew Point 17°C 14°C 0°C -3°C 2°C -1°C 5°C 2°C 8°C 3°C 8°C 2°C 6°C 2°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:27 EDT
sunrise
05:54 EDT
sunset
19:52 EDT
last light
20:19 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 17:41 EDT
set
Thu 05:15 EDT
moon
Fri
Nov 23
moon
Fri
Nov 30
moon
Fri
Dec 7
moon
Sat
Dec 15

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Nov 21
17.6°C 24°C 16.2mm
Tue
Nov 20
17.5°C 33.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Nov 19
15.3°C 29.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Nov 18
13.6°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Nov 17
8.5°C 30.0°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
558.8mm
89.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
237.2mm
59 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
433.0mm
57 Day(s)
Wettest Day
16.2mm
Nov 21
Lowest Temperature
-6.6°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
43.2°C
Jan 7

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.7°C
9th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
17th 2006
Average This Month
13.7°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
12.0°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
43.9°C
23rd 2014
Average This Month
28.6°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
28.4°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.2mm
21st
Total This Month
47.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.3mm
6.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
203.4mm
2005
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1975
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