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Forbes Forecast

Today 38°C
Tonight 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

35.6°C rising
Updated at 13:40 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm on the northern plains, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 42.

Currently at Forbes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 35.6°C rising
Dew Point 11.3°C rising
Feels Like 34.2°C
Relative Humidity 23%
Wind icon
SW 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1008.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 25.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap 35.0°C
West Wyalong Ap 34.8°C
Condobolin Ap 37.3°C
Cowra Ap 34.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
36°C

6pm

Mostly clear
36°C

9pm

Mostly clear
29°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

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National Forecast

Forbes 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

Late thunder

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 38°C 31°C 33°C 34°C 37°C 38°C 32°C
Minimum 19°C 22°C 14°C 16°C 18°C 24°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 5% 5% 40% 80% 50%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 14
km/h
6
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 14km/h
ENE
NW 6km/h
NW
N 24km/h
N
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
S 10km/h
S
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
NE 21km/h
NE
N 20km/h
N
NNW 23km/h
NNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
S 11km/h
S
S 10km/h
S
Relative Humidity 53% 27% 70% 71% 58% 32% 53% 31% 53% 38% 43% 37% 55% 36%
Dew Point 14°C 15°C 22°C 23°C 11°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 20°C 16°C 21°C 13°C 14°C

Forbes Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:50 EDT
sunrise
06:18 EDT
sunset
20:20 EDT
last light
20:48 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 00:38 EDT
set
Fri 13:37 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Forbes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
18°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
27.2°C 44°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
19.4°C 42.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
15.1°C 38.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
13.1°C 34.2°C 0.0mm

Forbes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
25.4mm
4.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
3.0mm
1 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
10.4mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
3.0mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
13.1°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Jan 13

Forbes Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.1°C
15th
Lowest On Record
7.5°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
19.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.5°C
13th
Highest On Record
45.2°C
26th 2011
Average This Month
36.2°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
34.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
2nd
Total This Month
3.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
25.4mm
4.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
71.2mm
1996
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2002
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