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Richmond Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 20°C
cloudy

Now

20.8°C falling
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 Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.8°C falling
Dew Point 16.2°C falling
Feels Like 20.8°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
ESE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1014.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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

Nearby Now

Penrith 20.3°C
Terrey Hills 19.1°C
Horsley Park 18.6°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

Richmond 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

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 27°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 36°C 40°C 26°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 17°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 30% 90% 10% 10% 10% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Moderate High High High Very High High High
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 10
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 10km/h
SSE
E 16km/h
E
N 17km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
S 12km/h
S
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 7km/h
SE
E 17km/h
E
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NE 17km/h
NE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
S 14km/h
S
SSE 18km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 67% 60% 70% 57% 62% 43% 69% 43% 70% 33% 51% 25% 80% 62%
Dew Point 17°C 19°C 19°C 22°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 18°C

Richmond 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
05:38 EDT
sunrise
06:06 EDT
sunset
20:09 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 00:26 EDT
set
Fri 13:25 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
18°C - 0.4mm
Wed
Jan 18
24.3°C 44°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
17.6°C 43.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
18.1°C 35.8°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jan 15
21.2°C 30.7°C 1.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
75.9mm
11.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
10.2mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
199.0mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
4.0mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
15.4°C
Jan 8
Highest Temperature
44.5°C
Jan 13

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.4°C
8th
Lowest On Record
8.6°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
19.9°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
17.6°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.5°C
13th
Highest On Record
46.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
34.5°C
+4.5°C
Long-term Average
30.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.0mm
6th
Total This Month
10.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
75.9mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
155.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
18.2mm
2009
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11:56 EDT

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10:49 EDT

Radio transmitters have been inserted into the stomachs of 24 feedlot cattle to monitor their body temperatures, as part of a three-month trial investigating the impact of heatwaves.