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32.93°S 148.24°E 340m AMSL

Parkes Forecast

Tonight 1°C
Tomorrow 18°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

8.6°C rising
Updated at 19:30 EST

CW Slopes Plains for Monday Sunny. Areas of morning frost and patchy fog on the southern plains. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 23.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. The chance of fog in the south in the early morning. Patches of morning frost. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 22.

Currently at Parkes Ap

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Temperature 8.6°C rising
Dew Point 0.6°C rising
Feels Like 5.3°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1016.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:05 EST
Sunset sunset
17:22 EST

Nearby Now

Forbes Ap 9.7°C
Dubbo Ap 13.4°C
Cowra Ap 11.9°C
Trangie 12.3°C

Next 12 hours in Parkes

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
7°C

12am

Clear
4°C

3am

Clear
2°C

6am

Clear
1°C

CW Slopes Plains Weather Warnings

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Parkes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jul 22
Tue
Jul 23
Wed
Jul 24
Thu
Jul 25
Fri
Jul 26
Sat
Jul 27
Sun
Jul 28

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 18°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 3°C 1°C 3°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 10% 10% 30% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate High Moderate High Moderate Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
2
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNW 19km/h
NNW
N 11km/h
N
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
S 5km/h
S
SW 12km/h
SW
ESE 2km/h
ESE
W 14km/h
W
SSW 5km/h
SSW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
ENE 7km/h
ENE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 66% 37% 64% 33% 76% 45% 78% 50% 77% 50% 79% 45% 76% 42%
Dew Point 4°C 4°C 2°C 2°C 6°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 4°C

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:38 EST
sunrise
07:05 EST
sunset
17:22 EST
last light
17:49 EST
moon
rise
Mon 22:08 EST
set
Tue 10:45 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 25
moon
Thu
Aug 1
moon
Thu
Aug 8
moon
Thu
Aug 15

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jul 22
3.6°C 21°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 21
0.2°C 20.0°C 0.2mm
Sat
Jul 20
-1.6°C 18.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 19
-2.0°C 15°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 18
6.0°C 13.4°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
360.4mm
56.3 Day(s)
Total For 2019
168.8mm
53 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
119.4mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.0mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
-4.3°C
Jun 22
Highest Temperature
44.5°C
Jan 17

Parkes Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.1°C
14th
Lowest On Record
-5.6°C
3rd 2015
Average This Month
3.6°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
2.5°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.0°C
22nd
Highest On Record
21.0°C
23rd 2003
Average This Month
15.6°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.6mm
8th
Total This Month
12.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.6mm
13.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
110.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
10.8mm
1977
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