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33.35°S 148.62°E 400m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 29°C
thunderstorms

Now

28.7°C falling
Updated at 21:40 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north later this evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain and the chance of thunderstorms, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls possible with storms. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before shifting W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.7°C falling
Dew Point 9.9°C falling
Feels Like 27.7°C
Relative Humidity 31%
Wind icon
NNE 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1005.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 12.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:18 EDT

Nearby Now

Cowra Ap 27.3°C
Orange Ap 18.4°C
Forbes Ap 29.3°C
Young Ap 24.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
25°C

3am

Mostly clear
22°C

6am

Slight chance shower
21°C

9am

Heavy shower
26°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Mostly sunny

Thunder-
storms

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 37°C 29°C 32°C 33°C 36°C 38°C 31°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 23°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 60% 90% 5% 5% 30% 90% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 20-40mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme 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 21
km/h
13
km/h
30
km/h
29
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 21km/h
ENE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
N 30km/h
N
NW 29km/h
NW
S 14km/h
S
S 13km/h
S
ENE 25km/h
ENE
NE 18km/h
NE
NE 24km/h
NE
N 22km/h
N
NNW 27km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
SE 17km/h
SE
E 15km/h
E
Relative Humidity 51% 24% 66% 68% 60% 31% 51% 30% 53% 33% 42% 31% 58% 41%
Dew Point 16°C 13°C 19°C 22°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 19°C 15°C 17°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
05:50 EDT
sunrise
06:18 EDT
sunset
20:18 EDT
last light
20:46 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 00:36 EDT
set
Fri 13:35 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
20.6°C 37°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
23.0°C 42.8°C 2.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
19.5°C 40.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
17.1°C 37.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
12.2°C 34.4°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
64.0mm
5.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
3.2mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
17.4mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.0mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
12.2°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
44.1°C
Jan 13

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.2°C
15th
Lowest On Record
4.0°C
4th 2009
Average This Month
18.8°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.1°C
13th
Highest On Record
44.0°C
15th 2001
Average This Month
36.0°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
33.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
18th
Total This Month
3.2mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
64.0mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
212.0mm
1976
Driest On Record
1.5mm
1942
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