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Richmond Forecast

Tonight 2°C
Tomorrow 17°C
possible_shower

Now

12.1°C falling
Updated at 18:00 EST

Hunter for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the Lower Hunter, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm along the coastal fringe in the late afternoon and evening. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.1°C falling
Dew Point 3.9°C rising
Feels Like 11.7°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
WSW 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1012.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
17:35 EST

Nearby Now

Mangrove Mt 9.5°C
Penrith 12.3°C
Terrey Hills 11.4°C

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
7°C

12am

Clear
4°C

3am

Clear
3°C

6am

Clear
2°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 16:05 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Batemans and Eden Coasts. Cancelled for Sydney and Illawarra Coasts

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Possible shower

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 15°C 17°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 23°C 22°C
Minimum 6°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 4°C 5°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 10% 10% 10% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index High Low Moderate Moderate Low High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
1
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 12km/h
WSW
SW 14km/h
SW
SW 10km/h
SW
S 14km/h
S
W 4km/h
W
NNW 9km/h
NNW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
W 10km/h
W
WNW 3km/h
WNW
SE 9km/h
SE
N 1km/h
N
ENE 12km/h
ENE
N 8km/h
N
N 14km/h
N
Relative Humidity 82% 44% 70% 48% 78% 36% 76% 39% 76% 42% 88% 52% 90% 60%
Dew Point 6°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 14°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:57 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
17:35 EST
last light
18:01 EST
moon
rise
Fri 00:58 EST
set
Fri 11:48 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 25
8.5°C 18°C 31.6mm
Wed
Aug 24
9.4°C 12.6°C 0.6mm
Tue
Aug 23
4.2°C 17.5°C 3.0mm
Mon
Aug 22
5.2°C 12.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 21
0.9°C 19.2°C 0.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
491.4mm
80.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
614.2mm
73 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
783.8mm
112 Day(s)
Wettest Day
78.4mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
-2.1°C
May 30
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Jan 14

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.3°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-4.0°C
7th 2005
Average This Month
5.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
4.4°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.9°C
10th
Highest On Record
31.3°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
18.7°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
19.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.6mm
25th
Total This Month
61.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.2mm
6.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
159.0mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1995
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