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33.05°S 148.88°E 554m AMSL

Orange Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 26°C
sunny

Now

14.1°C rising
Updated at 06:30 EDT

Central Tablelands for Friday Sunny. Areas of smoke haze on and east of the ranges. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h tending SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 33.

Currently at Orange Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.1°C rising
Dew Point 3.6°C rising
Feels Like 10.2°C
Relative Humidity 49%
Wind icon
W 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1011.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:02 EDT

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap 13.7°C
Mudgee Ap 12.3°C
Bathurst Ap 13.2°C
Cowra Ap 15.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Orange

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
20°C

12pm

Mostly clear
23°C

3pm

Mostly clear
25°C

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 04:47 EDT
Fire Weather Warning Far N Cst, N Coast, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra/Shoalhaven, Cent & Sthn Ranges, New England, Nthn Slopes & North Western

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Orange 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 6
Sat
Dec 7
Sun
Dec 8
Mon
Dec 9
Tue
Dec 10
Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12

Sunny

Sunny

Hazy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 26°C 29°C 32°C 36°C 31°C 25°C
Minimum 11°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 14°C 15°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 60% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 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 24
km/h
31
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
16
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction W 24km/h
W
WSW 31km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
SE 14km/h
SE
SW 16km/h
SW
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NW 18km/h
NW
N 20km/h
N
W 25km/h
W
NNE 16km/h
NNE
WNW 27km/h
WNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
W 29km/h
W
Relative Humidity 32% 15% 28% 14% 36% 13% 44% 14% 26% 9% 37% 14% 44% 15%
Dew Point 3°C -3°C 0°C -3°C 4°C -2°C 8°C 2°C 6°C -1°C 8°C 1°C 6°C -3°C

Orange Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:18 EDT
sunrise
05:47 EDT
sunset
20:02 EDT
last light
20:31 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 14:19 EDT
set
Sat 02:50 EDT
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Orange Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 5
7.2°C 27°C 0.2mm
Wed
Dec 4
10.1°C 22.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 3
4.4°C 19.5°C 4.4mm
Mon
Dec 2
4.3°C 10.6°C 10.4mm
Sun
Dec 1
4.4°C 20.8°C 0.0mm

Orange Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
898.7mm
137.9 Day(s)
Total For 2019
479.6mm
107 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
519.0mm
110 Day(s)
Wettest Day
39.6mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
-5.2°C
Jun 20
Highest Temperature
37.5°C
Jan 16

Orange Ap Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.3°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
6.1°C
-4.3°C
Long-term Average
10.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
5th
Highest On Record
34.7°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
20.0°C
-4.7°C
Long-term Average
24.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
15.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
91.5mm
9.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
319.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
22.8mm
2001
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