Forbes Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Thursday 20 February 2020.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Clear. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Friday 21 February

Summary
Min 14
Max 30
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 33.

Fire Danger
Central Ranges: Low-Moderate
North Western: Low-Moderate
Upper Central West Plains: Low-Moderate
Lower Central West Plains: Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Dubbo 15 29
Mostly sunny. Parkes 13 28

Saturday 22 February

Summary
Min 16
Max 32
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower on the northern plains in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Sunday 23 February

Summary
Min 18
Max 31
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers on the northern plains, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Monday 24 February

Summary
Min 18
Max 33
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Tuesday 25 February

Summary
Min 20
Max 33
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Wednesday 26 February

Summary
Min 21
Max 33
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Thursday 27 February

Summary
Min 15
Max 32
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Friday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034