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32.73°S 148.19°E 295m AMSL

Peak Hill Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 38°C
sunny

Now

23.4°C rising
Updated at 23:30 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Friday Hot. Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm on the northern slopes early this evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.4°C rising
Dew Point 13.0°C rising
Feels Like 23.4°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
ENE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1013.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:02 EDT

Nearby Now

Dubbo Ap 24.3°C
Forbes Ap 23.4°C
Trangie 23.5°C
Condobolin Ap 22.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
24°C

3am

Clear
21°C

6am

Clear
19°C

9am

Clear
26°C

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Peak Hill 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 35°C 38°C 39°C 37°C 33°C 30°C 32°C
Minimum 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 20% 10% 5% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High 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 16
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
Wind Direction NE 16km/h
NE
N 5km/h
N
NNE 15km/h
NNE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
N 11km/h
N
W 15km/h
W
E 8km/h
E
W 14km/h
W
SE 15km/h
SE
S 17km/h
S
ENE 14km/h
ENE
WSW 14km/h
WSW
ENE 9km/h
ENE
WSW 6km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 57% 25% 48% 21% 38% 16% 38% 18% 43% 22% 47% 24% 44% 21%
Dew Point 16°C 12°C 14°C 11°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 6°C

Peak Hill Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:16 EDT
sunrise
06:42 EDT
sunset
20:01 EDT
last light
20:27 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 11:25 EDT
set
Sat 23:09 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
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Mar 2
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Wed
Mar 9

Peak Hill Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 12
17.9°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
19.8°C 35.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
17.9°C 34.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
20.1°C 34.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
16.8°C 34.8°C 0.0mm

Peak Hill Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
108.3mm
9.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
120.4mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
76.2mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
67.4mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
13.2°C
Feb 2
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Jan 13

Peak Hill Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.2°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
7.8°C
23rd 1993
Average This Month
18.3°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
19.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.2°C
11th
Highest On Record
45.1°C
15th 2004
Average This Month
32.3°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
32.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
2.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.8mm
4.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
328.7mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1892
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