Parkes Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Sunday 28 August 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Summary
Mostly clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Monday 29 August

Summary
Min 2
Max 17
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Areas of frost on the slopes in the early morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 3 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Dubbo 3 19
Partly cloudy. Parkes 2 17

Tuesday 30 August

Summary
Min 6
Max 19
Possible late rain.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain on the southern plains, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

Wednesday 31 August

Summary
Min 11
Max 18
Rain.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h turning west to northwesterly during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Thursday 1 September

Summary
Min 7
Max 18
Shower or two developing.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the north, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

Friday 2 September

Summary
Min 9
Max 15
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Saturday 3 September

Summary
Min 7
Max 16
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Sunday 4 September

Summary
Min 3
Max 17
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

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

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034