Parkes Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Saturday 29 February 2020.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 31
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

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

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

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

Sunday 1 March

Summary
Min 18
Max 34
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

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

Monday 2 March

Summary
Min 20
Max 36
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

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

Tuesday 3 March

Summary
Min 20
Max 33
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Wednesday 4 March

Summary
Min 19
Max 27
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Thursday 5 March

Summary
Min 19
Max 26
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Friday 6 March

Summary
Min 18
Max 26
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

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

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034