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Richmond Forecast

Today 40°C
Tonight 15°C
sunny

Now

35.7°C rising
Updated at 12:50 EDT

Sydney for Friday Sunny. Hot in the west. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting E 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 35.7°C rising
Dew Point 8.5°C rising
Feels Like 33.7°C
Relative Humidity 19%
Wind icon
NNE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1013.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 25.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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

Nearby Now

Penrith 35.9°C
Horsley Park 35.2°C
Badgerys Creek 35.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
40°C

6pm

Clear
37°C

9pm

Clear
26°C

12am

Clear
21°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 04:00 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Greater Hunter, Greater Sydney, Central Ranges, Northern Slopes and and North Western Fire Areas

National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Showers
Maximum 40°C 40°C 40°C 43°C 37°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 15°C 15°C 16°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 20% 30% 30% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Very High High High High Very High High 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 5
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction N 5km/h
N
SE 16km/h
SE
NE 6km/h
NE
E 17km/h
E
NNE 9km/h
NNE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
S 9km/h
S
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 8km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
Relative Humidity 51% 12% 51% 13% 64% 24% 59% 16% 68% 35% 76% 41% 72% 41%
Dew Point 13°C 6°C 14°C 7°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 13°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:38 EDT
sunrise
06:06 EDT
sunset
20:09 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
set
Fri 21:30 EDT
rise
Sat 08:40 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
13°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
11°C 36°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
15°C 29°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
17.8°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
12.7°C 29.1°C 0.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
84.6mm
11.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
18.8mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
10.2mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
14.8mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
11.0°C
Jan 18
Highest Temperature
46.3°C
Jan 7

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.0°C
18th
Lowest On Record
8.6°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
17.3°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
17.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
46.3°C
7th
Highest On Record
46.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
33.2°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
30.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.8mm
9th
Total This Month
18.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
84.6mm
11.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
266.4mm
2016
Driest On Record
18.2mm
2009
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