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Penrith Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 14°C
thunderstorms

Now

22.5°C steady
Updated at 12:00 EDT

Central Tablelands for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, becoming less likely this evening. Rain and showers heavy at times during this afternoon and early evening. A thunderstorm likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of fog on and east of the ranges this evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 25.

Currently at Penrith

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.5°C steady
Dew Point 22.1°C steady
Feels Like 22.5°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
SSE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:07 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:56 EDT

Nearby Now

Horsley Park 21.7°C
Richmond 22.7°C
Camden Ap 20.6°C
Campbelltown 20.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

3pm

Heavy rain
20°C

6pm

Heavy rain
19°C

9pm

Intermittent rain
17°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 11:24 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Heavy Rain) for the Hunter, Central Tablelands, North West Slopes and Plains and Central West Slopes and Plains

National Forecast

Penrith 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Thunder-
storms

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 23°C 25°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 23°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 50% 60% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 20-40mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High 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 2
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 2km/h
SSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
S 16km/h
S
WSW 5km/h
WSW
S 9km/h
S
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 15km/h
S
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
S 12km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
S 10km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 84% 93% 73% 61% 79% 50% 72% 62% 80% 75% 80% 69% 81% 73%
Dew Point 23°C 19°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 16°C

Penrith Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:43 EDT
sunrise
07:07 EDT
sunset
18:56 EDT
last light
19:21 EDT
moon
set
Thu 20:36 EDT
rise
Fri 10:11 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Penrith Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
22°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 29
20.4°C 34°C 0.2mm
Tue
Mar 28
20.5°C 24.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
17.4°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
17.3°C 30.0°C 0.0mm

Penrith Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
302.0mm
34.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
300.8mm
37 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
326.2mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
55.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
14.1°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
46.9°C
Feb 11

Penrith Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.0°C
11th
Lowest On Record
8.3°C
31st 2008
Average This Month
19.0°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
16.6°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
29th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
13th 1998
Average This Month
27.1°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
27.4°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
55.0mm
15th
Total This Month
202.8mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
75.2mm
11.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
186.0mm
2000
Driest On Record
18.4mm
1996
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