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Penrith Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 21°C
cloudy

Now

27.6°C falling
Updated at 15:30 EDT

Sydney for Sunday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of afternoon thunderstorms. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Penrith

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.6°C falling
Dew Point 18.6°C rising
Feels Like 28.7°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
SE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 6.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Badgerys Creek 25.8°C
Richmond 28.5°C
Horsley Park 24.6°C
Camden Ap 26.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

9pm

Slight chance storm
25°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 15:13 EDT
Severe Storms to affect Katoomba, the Blue Mtns, and NW Wollondilly Shire 3:45pm; Hazelbrook, the Jamison Valley and Lk Burragorang 4:15pm

National Forecast

Penrith 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Showers
Maximum 32°C 38°C 43°C 43°C 28°C 33°C 36°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 22°C 26°C 19°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 40% 30% 20% 60% 50% 40% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 9
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction S 9km/h
S
SE 13km/h
SE
NE 4km/h
NE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
N 14km/h
N
NW 11km/h
NW
W 14km/h
W
S 10km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 4km/h
SSE
E 13km/h
E
NNE 7km/h
NNE
NE 12km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 69% 50% 68% 35% 57% 14% 29% 20% 75% 65% 68% 44% 62% 33%
Dew Point 19°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 10°C 14°C 15°C 18°C 20°C 16°C 19°C 19°C 18°C

Penrith Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 19:53 EDT
rise
Tue 06:24 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Penrith Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
21°C 33°C 0.8mm
Sat
Dec 16
21.6°C 40°C 0.6mm
Fri
Dec 15
21.8°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
19.3°C 43.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
18.1°C 39.8°C 0.0mm

Penrith Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
753.3mm
132.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
500.0mm
92 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
792.2mm
97 Day(s)
Wettest Day
55.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
0.5°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
46.9°C
Feb 11

Penrith Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.6°C
7th
Lowest On Record
9.8°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
17.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
17.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.5°C
14th
Highest On Record
42.3°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
32.8°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
29.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
23.2mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.1mm
10.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
164.2mm
2014
Driest On Record
26.2mm
2005
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Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

11:37 EDT

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10:48 EDT

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