Parkes Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:31 pm EST on Sunday 26 April 2015.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Summary
Partly cloudy.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Monday 27 April

Summary
Min 5
Max 16
Partly cloudy.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

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

UV Alert from 9:50 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Dubbo 6 17
Partly cloudy. Parkes 5 16

Tuesday 28 April

Summary
Min 5
Max 17
Partly cloudy.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

Wednesday 29 April

Summary
Min 6
Max 20
Possible shower.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening, mainly in the east. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Thursday 30 April

Summary
Min 9
Max 20
Shower or two.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.

Friday 1 May

Summary
Min 11
Max 16
Shower or two clearing.

Saturday 2 May

Summary
Min 9
Max 17
Shower or two.

Sunday 3 May

Summary
Min 8
Max 16
Possible shower.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Monday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034