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Blacktown Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 17°C
possible_shower

Now

27.5°C rising
Updated at 15:50 EDT

Sydney for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening, mainly over the far west. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E in the middle of the day. Sun protection 8:30am to 5:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme].

Currently at Horsley Park

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.5°C rising
Dew Point 14.5°C rising
Feels Like 27.6°C
Relative Humidity 45%
Wind icon
E 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 10.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:01 EDT

Nearby Now

Bankstown Ap 26.6°C
Penrith 30.3°C
Richmond 29.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Eastwood

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
19°C

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

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National Forecast

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16
Sat
Dec 17

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 31°C 36°C 36°C 23°C 23°C 30°C
Minimum 15°C 17°C 19°C 23°C 18°C 18°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 70% 30% 20% 90% 90% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 3
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 3km/h
NNE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
NE 7km/h
NE
NE 12km/h
NE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 17km/h
NW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
N 7km/h
N
ENE 8km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 67% 53% 66% 47% 46% 28% 39% 33% 83% 81% 85% 76% 71% 53%
Dew Point 17°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 20°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:10 EDT
sunrise
05:39 EDT
sunset
20:01 EDT
last light
20:30 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 16:44 EDT
set
Mon 04:05 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
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Dec 21
moon
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Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 11
16.1°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 10
13.5°C 25.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 9
17.8°C 27.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 8
17.5°C 36.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
16.5°C 25.4°C 4.6mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
866.4mm
114.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
974.7mm
110 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1077.0mm
113 Day(s)
Wettest Day
132.4mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
0.4°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Feb 25

Prospect Dam Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.5°C
10th
Lowest On Record
7.8°C
18th 1969
Average This Month
17.3°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.2°C
8th
Highest On Record
42.7°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
30.3°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
27.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
6th
Total This Month
26.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.7mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
338.1mm
1920
Driest On Record
2.2mm
1979
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