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Richmond Forecast

Today 42°C
Tonight 23°C
sunny

Now

40.8°C falling
Updated at 16:10 EDT

Central Tablelands for Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 39.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 40.8°C falling
Dew Point 11.8°C falling
Feels Like 39.9°C
Relative Humidity 18%
Wind icon
N 1km/h falling
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure 1006.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 27.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:04 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:10 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 43.7°C
Horsley Park 39.6°C
Badgerys Creek 41.2°C
Terrey Hills 34.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
38°C

9pm

Mostly clear
30°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 15:59 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the for the Illawarra/Shoalhaven, Southern Ranges, Central Ranges and Southern and Slopes Fire Areas

NSW/ACT - Tue 14:55 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Damaging Winds) for Central & Southern Tablelands, CW Slopes & Plains and SW Slopes

National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Late shower

Late shower

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 42°C 41°C 27°C 33°C 30°C 30°C 38°C
Minimum 19°C 23°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 20% 40% 50% 70% 20% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Very High Extreme High High High 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 9
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction N 9km/h
N
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
E 16km/h
E
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
S 13km/h
S
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 65% 24% 41% 34% 72% 57% 76% 49% 67% 44% 70% 42% 72% 36%
Dew Point 20°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 20°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:36 EDT
sunrise
06:04 EDT
sunset
20:10 EDT
last light
20:38 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 23:20 EDT
set
Wed 11:36 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 17
17.6°C 43°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
18.1°C 35.8°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jan 15
21.2°C 30.7°C 1.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
25.4°C 40.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
22.7°C 44.5°C 0.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
75.9mm
11.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
9.8mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
198.8mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
4.0mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
15.4°C
Jan 8
Highest Temperature
44.5°C
Jan 13

Richmond Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.4°C
8th
Lowest On Record
8.6°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
19.8°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
17.6°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.5°C
13th
Highest On Record
46.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
33.9°C
+3.9°C
Long-term Average
30.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.0mm
6th
Total This Month
9.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
75.9mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
155.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
18.2mm
2009
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