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33.14°S 148.17°E 342m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.7°C rising
Updated at 08:00 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Wednesday Hot. Becoming cloudy. Slight chance of a shower on the southern plains late this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Areas of raised dust on the northern plains late this afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/SW in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 39.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.7°C rising
Dew Point 5.5°C falling
Feels Like 18.7°C
Relative Humidity 42%
Wind icon
ENE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1013.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:51 EST
Sunset sunset
18:06 EST

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 13.5°C
Cowra Ap 11.4°C
Condobolin Ap 18.8°C
Dubbo Ap 16.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
22°C

12pm

Clear
28°C

3pm

Mostly clear
31°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30
Sun
Oct 1
Mon
Oct 2
Tue
Oct 3

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 31°C 22°C 23°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 26°C
Minimum 6°C 12°C 5°C 6°C 2°C 2°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 5% 5% 20% 5% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Moderate Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
6
km/h
19
km/h
2
km/h
14
km/h
4
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 22km/h
NE
N 24km/h
N
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 10km/h
W
W 24km/h
W
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
SW 19km/h
SW
S 2km/h
S
SW 14km/h
SW
N 4km/h
N
WNW 16km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 39% 20% 70% 41% 54% 26% 50% 28% 63% 27% 68% 28% 67% 26%
Dew Point 7°C 6°C 12°C 8°C 8°C 3°C 5°C 1°C 3°C 1°C 5°C 3°C 8°C 5°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:26 EST
sunrise
05:51 EST
sunset
18:06 EST
last light
18:31 EST
moon
rise
Wed 10:20 EST
set
Thu 00:29 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
Tue
Sep 26
-1.0°C 22°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 25
1.0°C 20°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 24
10.2°C 23.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
12.7°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
3.1°C 28.0°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
644.4mm
102 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
2.4°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
4.6°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
23rd
Highest On Record
31.0°C
22nd 2003
Average This Month
20.5°C
+0.5°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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