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33.12°S 148.15°E 335m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 3°C
Mostly sunny

Now

16.2°C falling
Updated at 16:00 EST

CW Slopes & Plains for Friday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog on the southern plains early this morning. The chance of showers and thunderstorms in the north during this afternoon. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21.

Currently at Parkes Ap

Temperature 16.2°C falling
Dew Point 8.2°C falling
Feels Like 16.2°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
S 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1026.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Friday

Sunrise sunrise
06:38 EST
Sunset sunset
17:43 EST

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 17.8°C
Condobolin Ap 19.6°C
Cowra Ap 17.5°C
Dubbo Ap 18.7°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

mostly clear

6pm

Mostly clear
13°C
clear

9pm

Clear
9°C
clear

12am

Clear
6°C
clear

3am

Clear
4°C
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Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 22
Sat
Aug 23
Sun
Aug 24
Mon
Aug 25
Tue
Aug 26
Wed
Aug 27
Thu
Aug 28
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
late shower
Late shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C
Minimum 3°C 3°C 3°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 80% 20% 30% 50% 50% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 13
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 13km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NE 9km/h
NE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
WNW 10km/h
WNW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 22km/h
SE
E 22km/h
E
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 22km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 87% 48% 91% 48% 92% 49% 90% 48% 85% 46% 80% 51% 84% 56%
Dew Point 9°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 10°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set new moon first quarter full moon last quarter
first light
06:13 EST
sunrise
06:38 EST
sunset
17:43 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
rise
Sat 04:45 EST
set
Sat 15:45 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 26
moon
Tue
Sep 2
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 22
2.8°C 20°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 21
1.4°C 17.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 20
1.4°C 16.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 19
8.5°C 17.2°C 7.8mm
Mon
Aug 18
5.6°C 15.6°C 4.6mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Aug
399.4mm
65.5 day(s)
total for 2014
542.6mm
68 day(s)
total to this day 2013
416.4mm
80 day(s)
wettest day
77.0mm
Jan 9
lowest temperature
-4.3°C
Aug 11
highest temperature
40.5°C
Feb 10

Parkes Ap Almanac

August minimum temperature
lowest this month
-4.3°C
11th
lowest on record
-6.0°C
3rd 1999
average this month
0.8°C
-1.7°C
long-term average
2.5°C
August maximum temperature
highest this month
20.0°C
22nd
highest on record
25.0°C
30th 2007
average this month
16.1°C
+0.1°C
long-term average
16.0°C
August rainfall
wettest this month
14.4mm
17th
total this month
27.2mm
5 day(s)
long-term average
45.8mm
10.7 day(s)
wettest on record
89.2mm
1973
driest on record
9.6mm
2006

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