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Penrith Forecast

Today 35°C
Tonight 21°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.8°C rising
Updated at 11:40 EDT

Sydney for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower in the outer west during the afternoon, and again late at night. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Sun protection 8:40am to 5:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme].

Currently at Penrith

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.8°C rising
Dew Point 16.7°C rising
Feels Like 28.2°C
Relative Humidity 50%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 7.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:56 EDT

Nearby Now

Richmond 27.0°C
Horsley Park 27.3°C
Camden Ap 27.8°C
Bankstown Ap 27.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
35°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
32°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

12am

Chance shower
24°C

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National Forecast

Penrith 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 4
Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 35°C 36°C 31°C 26°C 32°C 30°C 27°C
Minimum 18°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 50% 90% 80% 80% 40% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 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 4
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction NE 4km/h
NE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
N 7km/h
N
WNW 12km/h
WNW
SSE 4km/h
SSE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
S 5km/h
S
E 12km/h
E
NNE 6km/h
NNE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
SW 8km/h
SW
S 14km/h
S
ESE 4km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 73% 40% 69% 36% 79% 70% 83% 57% 74% 38% 54% 29% 66% 32%
Dew Point 18°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 25°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 13°C 11°C 12°C 9°C

Penrith Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:11 EDT
sunrise
05:40 EDT
sunset
19:56 EDT
last light
20:25 EDT
moon
set
Sun 23:27 EDT
rise
Mon 10:27 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Penrith Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 4
18°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
20.9°C 31°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
16.7°C 37.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
16.1°C 34.0°C 0.2mm
Wed
Nov 30
17.5°C 30.4°C 0.2mm

Penrith Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
738.3mm
132.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
732.0mm
91 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
869.8mm
148 Day(s)
Wettest Day
81.6mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
1.0°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
42.2°C
Feb 25

Penrith Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
9.8°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
17.9°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.2°C
2nd
Highest On Record
42.3°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
34.1°C
+4.9°C
Long-term Average
29.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
1st
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.7mm
10.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
164.2mm
2014
Driest On Record
26.2mm
2005
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