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Richmond Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 19°C
sunny

Now

34.3°C rising
Updated at 14:20 EDT

Central Tablelands for Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm during the afternoon and early evening, mainly in the east. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 37.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.3°C rising
Dew Point 16.2°C rising
Feels Like 34.5°C
Relative Humidity 34%
Wind icon
NNE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1016.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 17.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:41 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 33.9°C
Horsley Park 32.5°C
Badgerys Creek 34.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
35°C

6pm

Mostly clear
33°C

9pm

Mostly clear
26°C

12am

Clear
22°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers

Late shower

Showers
Maximum 36°C 33°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 30°C 29°C
Minimum 17°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme 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 6
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 6km/h
NNE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
S 7km/h
S
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
S 13km/h
S
SSE 23km/h
SSE
S 9km/h
S
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 6km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 72% 37% 75% 46% 86% 71% 86% 70% 87% 69% 85% 62% 84% 63%
Dew Point 17°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 22°C 19°C 22°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:14 EDT
sunrise
06:39 EDT
sunset
19:41 EDT
last light
20:07 EDT
moon
set
Thu 17:14 EDT
rise
Fri 04:00 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 23
15°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
15.6°C 33°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
11.5°C 29.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
13.7°C 29.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
19.3°C 29.1°C 3.4mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
200.4mm
23.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
74.8mm
23 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
280.6mm
21 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.6mm
Feb 2
Lowest Temperature
11.5°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
47.0°C
Feb 11

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.5°C
21st
Lowest On Record
10.3°C
18th 1998
Average This Month
19.3°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
17.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
47.0°C
11th
Highest On Record
43.0°C
21st 2004
Average This Month
33.7°C
+4.7°C
Long-term Average
29.0°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.6mm
2nd
Total This Month
53.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
124.5mm
11.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
255.6mm
2008
Driest On Record
8.0mm
2000
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