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Richmond Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 21°C
mostly_sunny

Now

14.7°C falling
Updated at 03:50 EST

Hunter for Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 21.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.7°C falling
Dew Point 11.1°C falling
Feels Like 14.7°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
SW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1026.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:48 EST
Sunset sunset
16:59 EST

Nearby Now

Mangrove Mt 11.5°C
Penrith 15.3°C
Terrey Hills 14.4°C

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

9am

Mostly clear
14°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 18:58 EST
Hazardous Surf Warning for the Byron, Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden Coasts

National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30
Thu
May 31

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 19°C 19°C
Minimum 9°C 6°C 3°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 5% 5% 80% 30% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Moderate Nil Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
12
km/h
1
km/h
11
km/h
1
km/h
10
km/h
1
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 6km/h
SSW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
NW 1km/h
NW
NE 11km/h
NE
NNW 1km/h
NNW
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NW 1km/h
NW
NE 9km/h
NE
N 4km/h
N
NNW 12km/h
NNW
W 6km/h
W
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
SW 18km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 86% 51% 86% 45% 85% 42% 82% 42% 78% 38% 81% 50% 71% 41%
Dew Point 12°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 6°C 5°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:21 EST
sunrise
06:48 EST
sunset
16:59 EST
last light
17:26 EST
moon
rise
Fri 14:36 EST
set
Sat 03:08 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 24
3.8°C 22°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 23
4.5°C 22.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
2.1°C 25.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
3.4°C 23.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
0.3°C 21.5°C 0.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
388.9mm
55.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
142.0mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
419.6mm
68 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.2mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
0.3°C
May 20
Highest Temperature
46.3°C
Jan 7

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.3°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-2.1°C
30th 2016
Average This Month
6.4°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
7.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
3rd
Highest On Record
28.5°C
17th 2016
Average This Month
23.1°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
20.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.2mm
10.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
168.4mm
1998
Driest On Record
2.8mm
2008
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.

Tourists and feral animals flock to Lake Eyre as floodwaters end 1,000km journey

18:11 EST

Rain that fell ago in north west Queensland has finally hit South Australia's Lake Eyre, attracting tourists and feral animals not seen there in years.

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.