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Blacktown Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 20°C
cloudy

Now

18.6°C rising
Updated at 13:20 EDT

Sydney for Thursday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, becoming less likely in the early afternoon. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h turning NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Sun protection 9:00am to 5:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme].

Currently at Horsley Park

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.6°C rising
Dew Point 15.6°C falling
Feels Like 18.6°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:05 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 20.3°C
Richmond 20.8°C
Badgerys Creek 18.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

6pm

Cloudy
26°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 10:00 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Eden Coast. Cancellation for Byron Coast and Coffs Coast

National Forecast

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Cloudy

Possible thunderstorm

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 25°C 30°C 28°C 29°C 34°C 39°C 25°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 17°C 23°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 50% 90% 10% 5% 40% 60% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 8
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 8km/h
SSE
E 13km/h
E
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
S 14km/h
S
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 6km/h
SE
E 12km/h
E
NNE 10km/h
NNE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 11km/h
NW
S 15km/h
S
SSE 16km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 66% 62% 70% 63% 61% 53% 66% 52% 68% 44% 51% 35% 75% 71%
Dew Point 15°C 17°C 18°C 22°C 15°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 19°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:37 EDT
sunrise
06:05 EDT
sunset
20:09 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 00:25 EDT
set
Fri 13:25 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
18.0°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
23.7°C 41.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
18.2°C 41.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
18.4°C 32.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
20.5°C 27.3°C 0.0mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
92.3mm
10.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
27.9mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
196.7mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.8mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
16.2°C
Jan 7
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 13

Prospect Dam Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
20th 2013
Average This Month
19.7°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
17.6°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.4°C
13th
Highest On Record
45.1°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
32.5°C
+4.1°C
Long-term Average
28.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.8mm
6th
Total This Month
27.9mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
92.3mm
10.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
426.7mm
1951
Driest On Record
3.9mm
1929
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