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Richmond Forecast

Today 41°C
Tonight 20°C
cloud_increasing

Now

41.0°C falling
Updated at 15:00 EDT

Hunter for Thursday Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 41.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 41.0°C falling
Dew Point 7.1°C falling
Feels Like 38.7°C
Relative Humidity 13%
Wind icon
NNW 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1004.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 44.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:02 EDT

Nearby Now

Mangrove Mt 38.4°C
Penrith 41.7°C
Terrey Hills 34.1°C
Horsley Park 40.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance shower
37°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 11:12 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

NSW/ACT - Thu 02:03 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Greater Sydney Region and Illawarra/Shoalhaven Fire Areas

National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Cloud increasing

Mostly cloudy

Possible shower

Cloudy

Late shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower
Maximum 41°C 33°C 39°C 32°C 37°C 37°C 39°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 60% 30% 50% 50% 30% 60% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High Very High Moderate Moderate Very High 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 12
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 12km/h
SE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
N 11km/h
N
S 12km/h
S
SE 17km/h
SE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
ENE 15km/h
ENE
N 11km/h
N
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 45% 13% 72% 51% 61% 27% 75% 51% 75% 39% 55% 14% 44% 24%
Dew Point 17°C 8°C 19°C 22°C 19°C 16°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 18°C 6°C 18°C 14°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
05:12 EDT
sunrise
05:41 EDT
sunset
20:02 EDT
last light
20:31 EDT
moon
set
Thu 16:17 EDT
rise
Fri 03:44 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
Thu
Dec 14
18°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
16.1°C 38°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
16.9°C 33.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
14.2°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
13.7°C 30.0°C 0.2mm

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
16.0°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
16.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
43.7°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
30.6°C
+1.9°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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