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33.14°S 148.17°E 342m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

This morning 1°C
Today 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

3.0°C rising
Updated at 00:10 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Monday Clear. Light winds.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog and frost in the south in the early morning. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 3.0°C rising
Dew Point 2.4°C rising
Feels Like 0.5°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
ENE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1026.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:08 EST

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 2.5°C
Cowra Ap 4.4°C
Condobolin Ap 2.8°C
Dubbo Ap 2.8°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
2°C

6am

Mostly clear
2°C

9am

Mostly clear
8°C

12pm

Mostly clear
15°C

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Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1
Thu
Jun 2
Fri
Jun 3
Sat
Jun 4
Sun
Jun 5
Mon
Jun 6

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Rain

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 15°C
Minimum 1°C 5°C 5°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 40% 80% 40% 90% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction E 8km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 12km/h
NE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
WNW 10km/h
WNW
NW 13km/h
NW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 74% 50% 83% 61% 84% 63% 85% 70% 96% 84% 98% 79% 99% 77%
Dew Point 4°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 11°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:34 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
17:08 EST
last light
17:35 EST
moon
rise
Tue 01:05 EST
set
Tue 13:39 EST
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20
moon
Tue
Jun 28

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 30
0.6°C 13°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 29
5.8°C 12.1°C 1.4mm
Sat
May 28
7.8°C 12.5°C 4.8mm
Fri
May 27
2.7°C 13.9°C 1.6mm
Thu
May 26
7.6°C 13.0°C 11.6mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
260.1mm
30.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
222.6mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
162.6mm
40 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.4mm
Apr 30
Lowest Temperature
0.6°C
May 30
Highest Temperature
42.7°C
Jan 13

Parkes Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.6°C
30th
Lowest On Record
-4.0°C
16th 1999
Average This Month
7.6°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
4.9°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.8°C
22nd
Highest On Record
27.0°C
6th 2005
Average This Month
18.9°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
19.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.6mm
9th
Total This Month
65.0mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.5mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
131.5mm
1977
Driest On Record
1.8mm
2003
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