Forbes Weather


33.39°S 148.01°E 233m AMSL

Forbes Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 14°C
sunny

Now

30.8°C rising
Updated at 11:00 EDT

CW Slopes Plains for Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm on the northern slopes this afternoon. Areas of smoke haze. Areas of raised dust on the northern plains late this afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 41.

Currently at Forbes Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.8°C rising
Dew Point 6.6°C rising
Feels Like 27.8°C
Relative Humidity 22%
Wind icon
WSW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1012.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 21.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:52 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:11 EDT

Nearby Now

Parkes Ap 29.6°C
Cowra Ap 27.4°C
Condobolin Ap 29.8°C
West Wyalong Ap 28.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Forbes

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
34°C

3pm

Clear
36°C

6pm

Clear
36°C

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

CW Slopes Plains Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 05:00 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for Central Ranges, Northern Slopes and North Western Fire areas

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Forbes 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12
Fri
Dec 13
Sat
Dec 14
Sun
Dec 15
Mon
Dec 16
Tue
Dec 17

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 37°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 36°C 38°C 39°C
Minimum 18°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 6
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
25
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
7
km/h
24
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SW 6km/h
SW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
SW 12km/h
SW
SW 25km/h
SW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SW 23km/h
SW
SW 14km/h
SW
SW 23km/h
SW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SW 9km/h
SW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
S 12km/h
S
Relative Humidity 35% 9% 37% 15% 37% 12% 34% 16% 25% 12% 15% 8% 31% 11%
Dew Point 10°C -1°C 8°C 3°C 6°C -2°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 2°C 0°C -1°C 8°C 3°C

Forbes Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:23 EDT
sunrise
05:52 EDT
sunset
20:11 EDT
last light
20:40 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 19:10 EDT
set
Thu 05:43 EDT
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Forbes Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 11
18°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 10
16.8°C 42°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 9
15.2°C 38.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 8
10.1°C 34.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 7
10.0°C 31.6°C 0.0mm

Forbes Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
510.0mm
88.2 Day(s)
Total For 2019
236.0mm
70 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
280.6mm
61 Day(s)
Wettest Day
25.6mm
Feb 9
Lowest Temperature
-4.5°C
Aug 6
Highest Temperature
45.4°C
Jan 17

Forbes Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.9°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
5.7°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
11.8°C
-3.4°C
Long-term Average
15.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.0°C
10th
Highest On Record
42.8°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
30.9°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
31.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.8mm
2nd
Total This Month
5.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
57.2mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
202.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
6.2mm
2001
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