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Blacktown Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 21°C
late_shower

Now

5.0°C falling
Updated at 03:30 EST

Sydney for Tuesday Clear. Light winds. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patches of light frost in the outer west in the early morning. Areas of fog in the early morning, mainly in the west. Medium (40%) chance of showers at night. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then tending N in the late evening.

Currently at Horsley Park

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.0°C falling
Dew Point 2.5°C falling
Feels Like 6.4°C
Relative Humidity 84%
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WNW 1km/h steady
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Penrith 5.6°C
Badgerys Creek 4.5°C
Richmond 3.5°C
Bankstown Ap 5.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
4°C

9am

Mostly clear
11°C

12pm

Mostly clear
19°C

3pm

Mostly clear
22°C

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Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5
Sun
Sep 6
Mon
Sep 7
Tue
Sep 8

Late shower

Rain

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 19°C 18°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 20°C
Minimum 4°C 9°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 40% 30% 50% 80% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index
Frost Risk Slight 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
11
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 5km/h
NNW
NE 11km/h
NE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
NW 6km/h
NW
ENE 8km/h
ENE
WNW 4km/h
WNW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SW 9km/h
SW
ESE 13km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 63% 37% 77% 55% 69% 52% 63% 44% 70% 47% 63% 45% 65% 43%
Dew Point 6°C 6°C 10°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 7°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

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Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 1
4.9°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 31
6.7°C 19.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 30
4.6°C 19.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 29
5.8°C 19.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 28
6.8°C 20.0°C 0.0mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
659.9mm
85.5 Day(s)
Total For 2015
907.1mm
84 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
529.8mm
85 Day(s)
Wettest Day
100.6mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
1.3°C
Jul 4
Highest Temperature
36.5°C
Mar 1

Prospect Dam Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
1.7°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
4.9°C
-4.5°C
Long-term Average
9.4°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
35.0°C
25th 1972
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
21.4°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.6mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
186.3mm
1892
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1957
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