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33.14°S 148.17°E 342m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.8°C rising
Updated at 03:20 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Monday Clear. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on the northern slopes in the afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm on the slopes in the afternoon and early evening. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.8°C rising
Dew Point 11.1°C rising
Feels Like 18.8°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
E 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1020.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:54 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:45 EDT

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 18.7°C
Cowra Ap 17.2°C
Condobolin Ap 20.4°C
Dubbo Ap 17.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
14°C

9am

Clear
22°C

12pm

Mostly clear
28°C

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5
Mon
Mar 6

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 50% 40% 30% 60% 40% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme 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 14
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction E 14km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
S 24km/h
S
ESE 14km/h
ESE
S 24km/h
S
Relative Humidity 62% 32% 61% 28% 64% 35% 62% 32% 60% 36% 60% 35% 56% 28%
Dew Point 14°C 13°C 14°C 12°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 12°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:29 EDT
sunrise
06:54 EDT
sunset
19:45 EDT
last light
20:10 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 08:14 EDT
set
Tue 20:50 EDT
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 27
12.5°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 26
18.3°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
12.2°C 34.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
15.3°C 37.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
16.9°C 37.6°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
130.1mm
12.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
23.4mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
88.8mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.4mm
Jan 21
Lowest Temperature
6.4°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
45.9°C
Feb 11

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.4°C
21st
Lowest On Record
6.0°C
17th 1998
Average This Month
17.0°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
17.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.9°C
11th
Highest On Record
44.0°C
15th 2004
Average This Month
35.1°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
31.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.4mm
8th
Total This Month
1.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.1mm
6.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
225.8mm
1973
Driest On Record
2.0mm
1979
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