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Richmond Forecast

Today 40°C
Tonight 17°C
sunny

Now

39.5°C rising
Updated at 16:20 EDT

Central Tablelands for Saturday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 39.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 39.5°C rising
Dew Point 0.8°C rising
Feels Like 36.4°C
Relative Humidity 9%
Wind icon
ESE 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1010.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 60.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:07 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 39.0°C
Horsley Park 34.7°C
Mangrove Mt 30.4°C
Terrey Hills 25.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
36°C

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

12am

Mostly clear
21°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sat 15:25 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the for the Greater Hunter, Southern Ranges, Central Ranges, Northern Slopes and and North Western Fire Areas

National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 40°C 39°C 43°C 38°C 37°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 15°C 17°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 20% 30% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Very High High High High High Very High Moderate
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 6
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 6km/h
NNE
E 14km/h
E
NNE 8km/h
NNE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NE 18km/h
NE
SE 8km/h
SE
E 14km/h
E
SSE 8km/h
SSE
E 18km/h
E
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 7km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
Relative Humidity 50% 12% 65% 21% 59% 15% 62% 32% 76% 35% 76% 42% 84% 49%
Dew Point 13°C 5°C 17°C 13°C 17°C 11°C 18°C 18°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 23°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:39 EDT
sunrise
06:07 EDT
sunset
20:09 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
set
Sat 22:06 EDT
rise
Sun 09:35 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
12°C 38°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
12.8°C 40°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
10.5°C 36.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
15.5°C 29.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
17.8°C 26.5°C 0.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
84.6mm
11.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
18.8mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
11.8mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
14.8mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
10.5°C
Jan 18
Highest Temperature
46.3°C
Jan 7

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.5°C
18th
Lowest On Record
8.6°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
17.0°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
17.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
46.3°C
7th
Highest On Record
46.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
33.8°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
30.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.8mm
9th
Total This Month
18.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
84.6mm
11.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
266.4mm
2016
Driest On Record
18.2mm
2009
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