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Richmond Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 38°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.3°C falling
Updated at 01:00 EDT

Central Tablelands for Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.
Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower about the Blue Mountains in the afternoon, with the chance of a thunderstorm. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h tending W 20 to 30 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 38.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.3°C falling
Dew Point 16.9°C rising
Feels Like 19.3°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
SW 1km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1015.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:01 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 20.8°C
Horsley Park 19.2°C
Badgerys Creek 19.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
18°C

6am

Clear
17°C

9am

Clear
25°C

12pm

Clear
34°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 38°C 41°C 33°C 38°C 31°C 37°C 40°C
Minimum 17°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 30% 70% 80% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High Moderate Very High Moderate Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 7
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 7km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
S 11km/h
S
E 11km/h
E
NNE 8km/h
NNE
E 11km/h
E
S 11km/h
S
SE 16km/h
SE
NE 7km/h
NE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNE 16km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 63% 21% 41% 13% 71% 42% 57% 34% 79% 51% 72% 29% 51% 25%
Dew Point 18°C 13°C 15°C 8°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 17°C 19°C 17°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:11 EDT
sunrise
05:40 EDT
sunset
20:01 EDT
last light
20:30 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 02:38 EDT
set
Wed 15:22 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
17°C 33°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
14.2°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
13.7°C 30.0°C 0.2mm
Sat
Dec 9
15.6°C 27.1°C 7.6mm
Fri
Dec 8
15.2°C 32.0°C 0.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
758.9mm
120.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
659.2mm
115 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
736.8mm
104 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.7°C
10th
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
15.9°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
16.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
43.7°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
29.9°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
28.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
30.0mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.5mm
10.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
229.4mm
2014
Driest On Record
14.6mm
1997
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.