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Orange Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 7°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.9°C falling
Updated at 09:00 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds E 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 34.

Currently at Orange Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.9°C falling
Dew Point 11.3°C falling
Feels Like 15.9°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
ESE 31km/h steady
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1018.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:51 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 16.0°C
Cowra Ap 21.2°C
Parkes Ap 23.4°C
Mudgee Ap 18.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
21°C

3pm

Clear
23°C

6pm

Clear
21°C

9pm

Mostly clear
13°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 20
Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 29°C 23°C 24°C
Minimum 12°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 15°C 13°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 80% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 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 29
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 29km/h
ESE
E 28km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
N 16km/h
N
N 21km/h
N
NNW 26km/h
NNW
W 21km/h
W
WSW 26km/h
WSW
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 70% 39% 65% 26% 67% 26% 67% 32% 66% 44% 74% 36% 62% 28%
Dew Point 11°C 9°C 7°C 4°C 9°C 4°C 11°C 8°C 15°C 16°C 12°C 7°C 7°C 4°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:18 EDT
sunrise
06:43 EDT
sunset
19:51 EDT
last light
20:17 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 10:31 EDT
set
Tue 22:30 EDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 19
18°C 29°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
12.0°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
9.8°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
12.3°C 26.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 15
7.7°C 29.6°C 0.0mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
139.7mm
16.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
51.8mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
48.8mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.6mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
4.4°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
37.0°C
Jan 7

Orange Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.7°C
15th
Lowest On Record
1.3°C
19th 1999
Average This Month
11.4°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
12.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.1°C
9th
Highest On Record
40.1°C
11th 2017
Average This Month
28.5°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
12th
Total This Month
1.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
77.5mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
208.8mm
2002
Driest On Record
4.8mm
2017
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18:39 EDT

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16:44 EDT

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