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33.18°S 148.15°E 286m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

Today 13°C
Tonight 1°C
possible_shower

Now

7.8°C rising
Updated at 09:00 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the north. Medium (40%) chance of showers on the southern slopes, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 19.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.8°C rising
Dew Point 7.1°C falling
Feels Like 7.8°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
WNW 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1024.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 12.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
17:47 EST

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 8.7°C
Cowra Ap 8.1°C
Condobolin Ap 9.4°C
Dubbo Ap 9.4°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

12pm

Slight chance shower
11°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
8°C

9pm

Mostly clear
5°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 08:28 EST
Flood Warning for the Lachlan River

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 28
Sat
Aug 29
Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3

Possible shower

Fog then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 13°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 17°C 14°C 16°C
Minimum 4°C 1°C -1°C 1°C 1°C 5°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 60% 30% 20% 20% 40% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight High Severe High High Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
5
km/h
17
km/h
2
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NW 11km/h
NW
SW 16km/h
SW
NW 8km/h
NW
SW 20km/h
SW
W 9km/h
W
S 19km/h
S
WNW 5km/h
WNW
SW 17km/h
SW
NNW 2km/h
NNW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
N 22km/h
N
Relative Humidity 100% 71% 94% 51% 94% 63% 92% 56% 81% 49% 86% 76% 94% 57%
Dew Point 8°C 8°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 10°C 8°C 8°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:06 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
17:47 EST
last light
18:12 EST
moon
rise
Fri 16:07 EST
set
Sat 05:40 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 30
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 27
9.6°C 15°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 26
7.4°C 16.0°C 1.6mm
Tue
Aug 25
10.5°C 14.7°C 4.6mm
Mon
Aug 24
11.5°C 21.0°C 24.4mm
Sun
Aug 23
10.8°C 16.6°C 3.6mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
405.1mm
65.5 Day(s)
Total For 2015
317.2mm
86 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
542.6mm
68 Day(s)
Wettest Day
24.6mm
Jul 16
Lowest Temperature
-5.6°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
39.0°C
Feb 9

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.9°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-6.0°C
3rd 1999
Average This Month
3.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
2.4°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.4°C
22nd
Highest On Record
25.0°C
30th 2007
Average This Month
15.2°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
16.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
24.4mm
24th
Total This Month
44.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.1mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
89.2mm
1973
Driest On Record
9.6mm
2006
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