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Blacktown Forecast

Tonight 13°C
Tomorrow 34°C
sunny

Now

17.1°C falling
Updated at 22:10 EDT

Sydney for Wednesday Cloud clearing. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Horsley Park

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.1°C falling
Dew Point 12.2°C steady
Feels Like 17.1°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:03 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:10 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 19.1°C
Badgerys Creek 17.7°C
Richmond 18.9°C
Bankstown Ap 18.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
18°C

3am

Mostly clear
15°C

6am

Mostly clear
14°C

9am

Mostly clear
23°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 08:47 EDT
Hazardous Surf Warning for Byron, Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden Coasts

National Forecast

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 34°C 38°C 39°C 37°C 41°C 31°C
Minimum 14°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index
Pollen Index High High Very High Very High High Very 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 13
km/h
14
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
3
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SW 13km/h
SW
S 14km/h
S
NNW 3km/h
NNW
E 9km/h
E
NNW 4km/h
NNW
ESE 10km/h
ESE
N 3km/h
N
E 12km/h
E
E 4km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
N 7km/h
N
NW 14km/h
NW
S 10km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 60% 37% 59% 30% 58% 24% 49% 21% 66% 39% 53% 33% 69% 61%
Dew Point 12°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 21°C 21°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 23°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:36 EDT
sunrise
06:04 EDT
sunset
20:09 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 06:49 EDT
set
Thu 20:51 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 17
16.3°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
17.4°C 24.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
16.8°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 14
13.5°C 24.7°C 1.6mm
Sat
Jan 13
11.9°C 34.0°C 0.0mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
94.3mm
10.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
32.0mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
27.9mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.4mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
11.9°C
Jan 13
Highest Temperature
45.3°C
Jan 7

Prospect Dam Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.9°C
13th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
20th 2013
Average This Month
17.5°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.3°C
7th
Highest On Record
45.1°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
29.2°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
28.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.4mm
9th
Total This Month
32.0mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
94.3mm
10.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
426.7mm
1951
Driest On Record
3.9mm
1929
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