Forbes Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast updated at 9:30 am EDT on Saturday 15 December 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 29
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Possible blowing dust. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on the southern plains. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 33.

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

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Dubbo 31
Mostly sunny. Parkes 28

Sunday 16 December

Summary
Min 16
Max 31
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm on the northern slopes in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 36.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Monday 17 December

Summary
Min 17
Max 34
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Tuesday 18 December

Summary
Min 19
Max 35
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly during the morning then tending northeasterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 38.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Wednesday 19 December

Summary
Min 22
Max 33
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Thursday 20 December

Summary
Min 22
Max 35
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Friday 21 December

Summary
Min 19
Max 32
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 10%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Saturday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034