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Penrith Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 18°C
showers

Now

21.0°C falling
Updated at 16:10 EDT

Sydney for Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Sun protection 9:30am to 4:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme].

Currently at Penrith

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Temperature 21.0°C falling
Dew Point 15.7°C falling
Feels Like 21.0°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
SW 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:39 EDT

Nearby Now

Badgerys Creek 21.0°C
Horsley Park 20.9°C
Richmond 20.8°C
Camden Ap 20.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance shower
23°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
21°C

12am

Rain
21°C

3am

Chance shower
20°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sat 16:05 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Penrith 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Showers

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Showers

Possible shower

Showers

Showers increasing
Maximum 23°C 24°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 30°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very 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 12
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction S 12km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
S 12km/h
S
SSE 19km/h
SSE
S 9km/h
S
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 5km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
S 6km/h
S
SE 12km/h
SE
S 5km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 83% 71% 78% 61% 82% 61% 82% 66% 85% 65% 87% 70% 86% 66%
Dew Point 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 23°C

Penrith Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:16 EDT
sunrise
06:41 EDT
sunset
19:39 EDT
last light
20:05 EDT
moon
set
Sat 18:43 EDT
rise
Sun 05:58 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Penrith Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 25
19.0°C 22°C 2.6mm
Fri
Feb 24
19.5°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
17.6°C 37.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
17.6°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
14.1°C 29.3°C 0.0mm

Penrith Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
226.8mm
23.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
72.2mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
309.6mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
13.6mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
14.1°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
46.9°C
Feb 11

Penrith Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.1°C
21st
Lowest On Record
11.6°C
13th 1996
Average This Month
20.1°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
18.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
46.9°C
11th
Highest On Record
45.0°C
21st 2004
Average This Month
33.1°C
+3.8°C
Long-term Average
29.3°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.6mm
8th
Total This Month
44.0mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
135.3mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
274.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
21.8mm
2011
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Weather News

Warmer seas give east coast rain a helping hand

15:19 EDT

If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.

Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.