Central West Slopes and Plains

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Wednesday 22 September 2021.

Weather Situation

A high near the Great Australian Bight will maintain cool and mostly dry southerly winds across New South Wales coast today. A front is forecast to skim the south of the state later in the week.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the south early this morning. Areas of morning frost. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 20.

Fire Danger - North Western: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:00am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Dubbo 19
Morning frost. Partly cloudy. Parkes 16

Thursday 23 September

Mostly sunny. The chance of frost in the north in the early morning. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 24.

Friday 24 September

Sunny. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Saturday 25 September

Sunny. The chance of morning frost on the southern plains. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 25.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Wednesday.

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