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Richmond Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 9°C
rain

Now

15.7°C falling
Updated at 12:20 EDT

Sydney for Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, easing to showers this afternoon and clearing by evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending S 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.7°C falling
Dew Point 15.4°C falling
Feels Like 15.7°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
S 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1020.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:14 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 15.7°C
Horsley Park 15.1°C
Bankstown Ap 16.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

3pm

Rain
17°C

6pm

Rain
15°C

9pm

Drizzle
14°C

12am

Cloudy
13°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 10:06 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters and Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden coasts

NSW/ACT - Fri 05:18 EDT
Road Weather Alert for all Sydney suburbs, due to slippery wet roads

National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26

Rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 22°C 25°C 24°C 29°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 18°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 90% 30% 30% 20% 50% 50% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Very High High Very High Very High Very High
Pollen Index Low Low Low Low 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
20
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction E 5km/h
E
S 20km/h
S
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
NNW 4km/h
NNW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
WSW 4km/h
WSW
ESE 12km/h
ESE
N 5km/h
N
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 97% 84% 68% 45% 72% 40% 74% 42% 70% 32% 60% 27% 67% 36%
Dew Point 20°C 14°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 13°C 11°C 17°C 16°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
05:45 EDT
sunrise
06:11 EDT
sunset
19:14 EDT
last light
19:39 EDT
moon
set
Fri 19:34 EDT
rise
Sat 07:08 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Oct 20
19°C - 6mm
Thu
Oct 19
11°C 33°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
10.8°C 27°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
12.0°C 26.6°C 0.2mm
Mon
Oct 16
11.0°C 26.1°C 0.6mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
610.0mm
98.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
569.0mm
91 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
672.2mm
86 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.6mm
Jun 8
Lowest Temperature
-2.1°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
47.0°C
Feb 11

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
20th 2001
Average This Month
12.8°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
11.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.7°C
9th
Highest On Record
40.1°C
21st 1993
Average This Month
26.7°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
25.3°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
20th
Total This Month
9.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.6mm
8.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
233.4mm
2004
Driest On Record
1.0mm
2002
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