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33.14°S 148.17°E 342m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

Tonight 17°C
Tomorrow 33°C
Thunderstorms

Now

21.7°C rising
Updated at 21:00 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of a shower early this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Thunderstorms likely. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending N/NW in the middle of the day then tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.

Currently at Parkes Ap

Temperature 21.7°C rising
Dew Point 14.6°C rising
Feels Like 21.7°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
NE 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1012.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.0mm / 2.0mm

Sun on Saturday

Sunrise sunrise
05:51 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:59 EDT

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 26.2°C
Cowra Ap 24.2°C
Condobolin Ap 26.1°C
Dubbo Ap 25.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

mostly clear

12am

Mostly clear
21°C
mostly clear

3am

Mostly clear
19°C
mostly clear

6am

Mostly clear
17°C
mostly clear

9am

Mostly clear
27°C
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Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Nov 29
Sun
Nov 30
Mon
Dec 1
Tue
Dec 2
Wed
Dec 3
Thu
Dec 4
Fri
Dec 5
possible shower
Possible shower
thunderstorms
Thunder-
storms
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 31°C 33°C 32°C 33°C 35°C 31°C 29°C
Minimum 12°C 17°C 17°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 70% 90% 90% 60% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High Extreme
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 22
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 22km/h
NNE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
N 26km/h
N
NW 21km/h
NW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 23km/h
NW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
W 17km/h
W
N 18km/h
N
NW 19km/h
NW
N 22km/h
N
NW 22km/h
NW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
W 18km/h
W
Relative Humidity 53% 25% 40% 32% 51% 39% 63% 33% 51% 25% 66% 44% 68% 42%
Dew Point 14°C 9°C 13°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 15°C 17°C 12°C 18°C 18°C 16°C 15°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
05:23 EDT
sunrise
05:51 EDT
sunset
20:00 EDT
last light
20:28 EDT
moon
set
Sun 01:26 EDT
rise
Sun 13:32 EDT
moon
Sat
Dec 6
moon
Sun
Dec 14
moon
Mon
Dec 22
moon
Mon
Dec 29

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Nov 29
17.5°C 33°C 0.0mm
Fri
Nov 28
16.4°C 31.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Nov 27
7.0°C 32.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 26
6.2°C 29.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 25
14.9°C 26.6°C 2.4mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Nov
548.4mm
87.7 day(s)
total for 2014
624.8mm
82 day(s)
total to this day 2013
511.6mm
97 day(s)
wettest day
77.0mm
Jan 9
lowest temperature
-4.3°C
Aug 11
highest temperature
43.9°C
Nov 23

Parkes Ap Almanac

November minimum temperature
lowest this month
1.7°C
3rd
lowest on record
0.0°C
17th 2006
average this month
11.8°C
-0.3°C
long-term average
12.1°C
November maximum temperature
highest this month
43.9°C
23rd
highest on record
43.0°C
30th 2004
average this month
31.7°C
+3.6°C
long-term average
28.1°C
November rainfall
wettest this month
11.2mm
16th
total this month
18.0mm
4 day(s)
long-term average
56.2mm
6.9 day(s)
wettest on record
203.4mm
2005
driest on record
0.4mm
1975

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