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32.73°S 148.19°E 295m AMSL

Peak Hill Forecast

Today 38°C
Tonight 21°C
sunny

Now

34.5°C falling
Updated at 16:10 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending S/SW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the high 30s.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.5°C falling
Dew Point 8.3°C falling
Feels Like 32.5°C
Relative Humidity 20%
Wind icon
WSW 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1016.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 27.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:51 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:51 EDT

Nearby Now

Dubbo Ap 36.7°C
Forbes Ap 37.5°C
Trangie 38.0°C
Condobolin Ap 38.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
37°C

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

3am

Clear
20°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Peak Hill 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 38°C 39°C 34°C 31°C 32°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 80% 70% 20% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High Very High 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 18
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NE 18km/h
NE
NNW 11km/h
NNW
S 6km/h
S
WSW 13km/h
WSW
E 17km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
Relative Humidity 49% 21% 35% 16% 57% 33% 66% 42% 61% 34% 62% 32% 58% 31%
Dew Point 15°C 12°C 11°C 9°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 14°C

Peak Hill Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:25 EDT
sunrise
06:51 EDT
sunset
19:51 EDT
last light
20:16 EDT
moon
set
Thu 17:23 EDT
rise
Fri 04:13 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Peak Hill Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 23
22.2°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
17.6°C 36.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
10.5°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
11.5°C 25.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
- 30.8°C 0.0mm

Peak Hill Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
108.3mm
9.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
19.4mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
120.4mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
9.6mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
10.5°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
46.0°C
Feb 11

Peak Hill Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.5°C
21st
Lowest On Record
7.8°C
23rd 1993
Average This Month
20.6°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
19.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
46.0°C
11th
Highest On Record
45.1°C
15th 2004
Average This Month
36.4°C
+4.0°C
Long-term Average
32.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
8th
Total This Month
0.4mm
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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