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Blacktown Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 14°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.5°C falling
Updated at 16:00 EST

Sydney for Thursday Morning haze. Partly cloudy day. Medium chance of an afternoon shower along the coastal fringe, slight chance elsewhere. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Penrith

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.5°C falling
Dew Point 14.9°C steady
Feels Like 22.5°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
SSE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EST
Sunset sunset
17:22 EST

Nearby Now

Horsley Park 21.0°C
Richmond 22.3°C
Badgerys Creek 21.1°C
Homebush 21.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
20°C

9pm

Mostly clear
18°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 16:05 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1
Wed
May 2

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 24°C
Minimum 13°C 14°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 40% 80% 70% 80% 50% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 9
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 9km/h
WSW
S 20km/h
S
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 20km/h
S
SSW 13km/h
SSW
S 15km/h
S
SSW 12km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SW 6km/h
SW
SE 8km/h
SE
W 4km/h
W
E 6km/h
E
Relative Humidity 68% 60% 64% 58% 78% 72% 75% 64% 73% 61% 70% 55% 75% 59%
Dew Point 14°C 16°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 16°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:01 EST
sunrise
06:27 EST
sunset
17:22 EST
last light
17:47 EST
moon
set
Fri 03:12 EST
rise
Fri 15:59 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 26
15.7°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 25
12.5°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 24
12.9°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
12.9°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
13.1°C 25.0°C 0.0mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
365.1mm
41.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
188.1mm
30 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
614.3mm
51 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.8mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
10.0°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
45.3°C
Jan 7

Prospect Dam Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.8°C
19th
Lowest On Record
3.6°C
23rd 2006
Average This Month
16.0°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.6°C
9th
Highest On Record
37.1°C
4th 1986
Average This Month
28.3°C
+4.6°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
14th
Total This Month
1.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
76.3mm
9.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
425.0mm
2015
Driest On Record
2.0mm
1997
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