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Richmond Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 23°C
windy

Now

8.6°C falling
Updated at 07:20 EST

Central Tablelands for Thursday Mostly sunny day. Light frost patches early this morning. Slight chance of a shower in the south later tonight. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming W 30 to 45 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.6°C falling
Dew Point 4.0°C rising
Feels Like 7.9°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
NE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1008.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EST
Sunset sunset
17:28 EST

Nearby Now

Penrith 7.8°C
Horsley Park 9.0°C
Badgerys Creek 4.7°C

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
15°C

12pm

Clear
21°C

3pm

Clear
23°C

6pm

Clear
17°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 03:24 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands, South West Slopes and Snowy Mountains

National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Windy

Windy

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 23°C 21°C
Minimum 7°C 7°C 3°C 0°C 1°C 3°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 60% 20% 40% 5% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Moderate Moderate High Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Moderate High High Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
35
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 29km/h
NW
W 26km/h
W
W 35km/h
W
SW 22km/h
SW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SW 10km/h
SW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
N 8km/h
N
NW 22km/h
NW
W 9km/h
W
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 56% 22% 51% 29% 53% 25% 55% 26% 69% 33% 65% 30% 67% 29%
Dew Point 6°C 0°C 3°C -1°C 1°C -3°C 0°C -1°C 3°C 3°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 3°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:09 EST
sunrise
06:34 EST
sunset
17:28 EST
last light
17:54 EST
moon
set
Thu 12:48 EST
rise
Fri 03:08 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 16
9°C 23°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
5°C 23°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
1°C 23°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
2.0°C 21°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 12
3.1°C 22.7°C 0.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
512.1mm
82.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
559.0mm
83 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
579.0mm
70 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.6mm
Jun 8
Lowest Temperature
-2.1°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
47.0°C
Feb 11

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-4.0°C
7th 2005
Average This Month
4.2°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
4.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.7°C
11th
Highest On Record
31.3°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
20.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
19.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.6mm
4th
Total This Month
16.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.7mm
6.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
159.0mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1995
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Weather News

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06:33 EST

Temperatures across southern Queensland and northern NSW have been up to 13 degrees Celsius above the August maximum on a number of days this week, and while climate change may the words on everyone's lips, it is not the whole story.

Damaging winds and flooding threaten South Australia

21:12 EST

It's going to be a windy 24 hours in South Australia as the second cold front of the week crosses the state's south.

Winter warmth strikes eastern states

18:07 EST

Parts of Queensland and New South Wales experienced their highest August temperature in eight years today.