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33.12°S 148.15°E 335m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 5°C
sunny

Now

17.3°C rising
Updated at 12:50 EDT

CW Slopes & Plains for Sunday Sunny. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 26.

Currently at Parkes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.3°C rising
Dew Point 5.9°C rising
Feels Like 11.7°C
Relative Humidity 47%
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SSW 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1018.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 7.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:26 EDT

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 19.0°C
Condobolin Airport 20.7°C
Cowra Ap 17.4°C
Dubbo Ap 19.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Parkes Freight Terminal

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
20°C

6pm

Mostly clear
19°C

9pm

Clear
13°C

12am

Clear
10°C

CW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 13:14 EDT
Minor Flood Warning For The Lachlan River

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Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:51 EDT
sunrise
06:17 EDT
sunset
19:26 EDT
last light
19:52 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 22:50 EDT
set
Mon 08:54 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 29
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Fri
Nov 5
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Thu
Nov 11
moon
Fri
Nov 19

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Oct 24
6.7°C 17.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 23
9.5°C 27.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 22
9.1°C 27.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 21
6.0°C 22.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 20
4.1°C 23.0°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
496.6mm
82.4 Day(s)
Total For 2021
645.6mm
92 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2020
675.8mm
106 Day(s)
Wettest Day
52.0mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
-3.6°C
May 29
Highest Temperature
38.7°C
Jan 24

Parkes Ap Almanac

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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.7°C
6th
Lowest On Record
-2.0°C
8th 2009
Average This Month
7.3°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
7.8°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.3°C
23rd
Highest On Record
36.8°C
25th 2014
Average This Month
21.0°C
-3.4°C
Long-term Average
24.4°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.0mm
12th
Total This Month
37.0mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
51.8mm
7.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
160.2mm
1976
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2006
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