Weather

Parkes Local Weather

33.14°S, 148.17°E

NOW IN Parkes Ap

Updated at 20:30 EDT

29.3°C

Feels like 22.2°C
Dew Point
-6.8°C
Gusts
26km/h
Relative Humidity
9%
Pressure
1011.0hPa
Wind
SW 22km/h
Rainfall
0.0mm

Parkes Wednesday Forecast

sunny
Sunny
17°C
36°C
5%
< 1mm
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.
Thursday
Sunny. Areas of smoke haze on the slopes. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.
Fire Danger
High
THU
Dec 12
FRI
Dec 13
SAT
Dec 14
SUN
Dec 15
MON
Dec 16
TUE
Dec 17
WED
Dec 18
Summary
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Maximum 32°C 30°C 33°C 35°C 37°C 38°C 40°C
Minimum 14°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
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Wind Speed 11
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18
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Relative Humidity 30% 14% 35% 12% 33% 15% 25% 11% 12% 7% 27% 9% 19% 8%

Parkes Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise last quarter new moon
first light
05:23 EDT
sunrise
05:51 EDT
sunset
20:10 EDT
last light
20:38 EDT
moon
set
Thu 05:42 EDT
rise
Thu 20:10 EDT
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Parkes Ap Past 5 Days

Day Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed, Dec 11 16.7°C 36°C 0.0mm
Tue, Dec 10 15.3°C 41.2°C 0.0mm
Mon, Dec 9 17.3°C 37.7°C 0.0mm
Sun, Dec 8 10.0°C 34.3°C 0.0mm
Sat, Dec 7 7.3°C 30.9°C 0.0mm

Parkes Ap Year To Date

Average rainfall to Dec 610.3mm 95.6 day(s)
Total for 2019 229.8mm 78 day(s)
Total to this day 2018 301.2mm 63 day(s)
Wettest day 23.0mm Mar 30
Lowest temperature -4.5°C Aug 6
Highest temperature 44.5°C Jan 17

Parkes Ap Almanac

December minimum temperature
Lowest this month 5.0°C 1st
Lowest on record 3.0°C 7th 2002
Average this month 10.3°C -4.2°C
Long-term average 14.5°C
December maximum temperature
Highest this month 41.2°C 10th
Highest on record 42.0°C 31st 2005
Average this month 30.7°C -0.2°C
Long-term average 30.9°C
December rainfall
Wettest this month 6.2mm 2nd
Total this month 7.4mm 2 day(s)
Long-term average 51.5mm 6.3 day(s)
Wettest on record 239.4mm 2010
Driest on record 0.4mm 1974