The city is located at around 275m above the sea level, 300 km to the north-west of Sydney. As per the highways, the city is connected north to Brisbane, south to Melbourne, east to Sydney and Newscastle, and west to Broken Hill and Adelaide.
The estimated population in Dubbo as of 2015 was 36,941 and the post code of this region is 2830.
Dubbo experiences a warm temperate climate as well as a humid subtropical climate. The summers are prevalently warm and hot, and winters are cool and cold, bringing the frost in the early morning. The average recorded rainfall throughout the year is 583mm, in which all the months receive it consistently (56mm).
Dubbo offers wide range of transport facilities which encompasses trains, buses and airways. The trains (NSW Trainlink) are operated daily from Sydney to this city, and the airport has recently upgraded.In addition, bus services are available which run to the prominent cities like Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.