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Richmond Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.3°C falling
Updated at 02:20 EDT

Hunter for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.3°C falling
Dew Point 13.0°C rising
Feels Like 13.3°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1027.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:13 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:12 EDT

Nearby Now

Mangrove Mt 15.6°C
Penrith 16.4°C
Terrey Hills 16.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

3am

Fog
13°C

6am

Fog
12°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 31°C 22°C 21°C 26°C 25°C 27°C
Minimum 12°C 12°C 15°C 8°C 7°C 11°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 80% 90% 40% 40% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High
Pollen Index Moderate Moderate Low Low Low
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 5
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
4
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
3
km/h
14
km/h
3
km/h
16
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 5km/h
ENE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NE 18km/h
NE
SSW 4km/h
SSW
S 21km/h
S
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
NNW 3km/h
NNW
E 14km/h
E
S 3km/h
S
ESE 16km/h
ESE
N 4km/h
N
NE 14km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 80% 49% 78% 33% 95% 79% 73% 48% 71% 38% 79% 47% 73% 33%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 19°C 16°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 10°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:47 EDT
sunrise
06:13 EDT
sunset
19:12 EDT
last light
19:37 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 05:26 EDT
set
Wed 17:39 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 17
12°C 27°C 0.2mm
Mon
Oct 16
11.0°C 26°C 0.6mm
Sun
Oct 15
14.1°C 22.2°C 1.6mm
Sat
Oct 14
16.3°C 18.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 13
12.5°C 28.9°C 0.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
610.0mm
98.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
563.0mm
90 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
672.2mm
86 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
20th 2001
Average This Month
12.7°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
11.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.7°C
9th
Highest On Record
40.1°C
21st 1993
Average This Month
26.3°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
25.3°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.6mm
15th
Total This Month
3.0mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.6mm
8.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
233.4mm
2004
Driest On Record
1.0mm
2002
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