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Penrith Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 40°C
thunderstorms

Now

31.4°C rising
Updated at 08:00 EDT

Sydney for Tuesday Hot and humid. Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. A thunderstorm likely during this afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning with a cool S change 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon, reaching 35 to 55 km/h along the coastal fringe following the change. Winds decreasing to 20 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Sun protection 9:00am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme].

Currently at Penrith

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.4°C rising
Dew Point 19.1°C falling
Feels Like 32.9°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
NNE 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 7.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:08 EDT

Nearby Now

Richmond 32.0°C
Badgerys Creek 32.0°C
Horsley Park 30.4°C
Camden Ap 29.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
32°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
36°C

3pm

Shower. Chance storm
39°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 06:26 EDT
Gale Warning for the Eden Coast. Strong Wind Warning from the Batemans Coast to Coffs Coast including Sydney Closed Waters

National Forecast

Penrith 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30

Thunder-
storms

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 40°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 36°C 35°C 41°C
Minimum 25°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 90% 60% 80% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme 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 15
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 15km/h
NNW
W 12km/h
W
S 7km/h
S
ESE 8km/h
ESE
S 4km/h
S
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
E 10km/h
E
N 6km/h
N
NNE 7km/h
NNE
S 11km/h
S
SE 12km/h
SE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NE 10km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 46% 44% 69% 57% 80% 69% 82% 63% 75% 36% 73% 51% 74% 39%
Dew Point 19°C 25°C 16°C 18°C 20°C 23°C 19°C 22°C 21°C 18°C 21°C 24°C 23°C 24°C

Penrith Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:43 EDT
sunrise
06:11 EDT
sunset
20:08 EDT
last light
20:35 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:47 EDT
rise
Thu 04:25 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Penrith Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 23
18.4°C 39°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
18.3°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
20.9°C 29.6°C 4.4mm
Fri
Jan 20
18.8°C 32.1°C 2.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
17.8°C 22.5°C 0.2mm

Penrith Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
91.5mm
11.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
28.0mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
238.0mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
12.8mm
Jan 7
Lowest Temperature
17.1°C
Jan 8
Highest Temperature
45.1°C
Jan 18

Penrith Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.1°C
8th
Lowest On Record
10.6°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
20.3°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
18.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.1°C
18th
Highest On Record
46.5°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
33.6°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.8mm
7th
Total This Month
28.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
91.5mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
195.4mm
1997
Driest On Record
19.2mm
2009
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