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Penrith Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

5.6°C rising
Updated at 02:50 EST

Central Tablelands for Thursday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on and east of the ranges. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the west in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Penrith

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.6°C rising
Dew Point 3.7°C rising
Feels Like 4.4°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
W 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EST
Sunset sunset
17:36 EST

Nearby Now

Richmond 3.7°C
Badgerys Creek 5.6°C
Horsley Park 7.1°C
Camden Ap 5.2°C

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
4°C

9am

Clear
10°C

12pm

Mostly clear
15°C

3pm

Chance shower
17°C

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Penrith 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 4°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 11°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 60% 5% 10% 20% 50% 70% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
9
km/h
3
km/h
5
km/h
3
km/h
4
km/h
1
km/h
6
km/h
0
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
2
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction SW 9km/h
SW
S 9km/h
S
W 3km/h
W
NNW 5km/h
NNW
WNW 3km/h
WNW
WNW 4km/h
WNW
W 1km/h
W
SE 6km/h
SE
Calm
NE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
N 5km/h
N
N 10km/h
N
NW 2km/h
NW
N 8km/h
N
Relative Humidity 68% 48% 74% 38% 74% 40% 74% 42% 84% 54% 89% 60% 93% 61%
Dew Point 4°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 15°C

Penrith Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:23 EST
sunset
17:36 EST
last light
18:01 EST
moon
set
Fri 11:48 EST
rise
Sat 02:00 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Penrith Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 25
8.3°C 18°C 22.2mm
Wed
Aug 24
10.8°C 12.6°C 0.4mm
Tue
Aug 23
5.9°C 17.7°C 6.0mm
Mon
Aug 22
6.7°C 13.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 21
3.8°C 19.7°C 0.2mm

Penrith Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
499.5mm
92.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
652.6mm
65 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
677.0mm
107 Day(s)
Wettest Day
81.6mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
1.0°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
42.2°C
Feb 25

Penrith Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.6°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-0.5°C
13th 2005
Average This Month
7.2°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
6.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.9°C
10th
Highest On Record
29.7°C
27th 2004
Average This Month
18.8°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
19.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.2mm
25th
Total This Month
48.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.0mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
161.2mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1997
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