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Penrith Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 40°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.2°C rising
Updated at 07:50 EDT

Sydney for Sunday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. An Air Quality Forecast Alert of POOR for the Sydney region has been issued by the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage.

Currently at Penrith

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.2°C rising
Dew Point 13.3°C falling
Feels Like 21.2°C
Relative Humidity 60%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:08 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Badgerys Creek 19.4°C
Horsley Park 20.2°C
Richmond 18.5°C
Camden Ap 18.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
24°C

12pm

Clear
33°C

3pm

Mostly clear
39°C

6pm

Clear
38°C

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National Forecast

Penrith 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26
Sat
Jan 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Possible shower
Maximum 40°C 43°C 38°C 38°C 36°C 36°C 35°C
Minimum 17°C 19°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 30% 20% 50% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 6
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 6km/h
NNE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 6km/h
NE
NE 12km/h
NE
E 4km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
SE 6km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
SE 6km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ENE 5km/h
ENE
E 12km/h
E
ENE 6km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 53% 17% 51% 11% 52% 25% 67% 30% 67% 37% 70% 42% 72% 41%
Dew Point 14°C 11°C 16°C 7°C 16°C 15°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 20°C

Penrith Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:40 EDT
sunrise
06:08 EDT
sunset
20:09 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 09:36 EDT
set
Sun 22:40 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Penrith Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
15°C 39°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
14.9°C 41°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
12.4°C 36.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
16.1°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
17.8°C 26.8°C 0.0mm

Penrith Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
101.0mm
11.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
35.0mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
28.0mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.2mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
12.4°C
Jan 18
Highest Temperature
47.3°C
Jan 7

Penrith Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.4°C
18th
Lowest On Record
10.6°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
17.9°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
18.6°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
47.3°C
7th
Highest On Record
46.5°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
34.4°C
+3.5°C
Long-term Average
30.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.2mm
9th
Total This Month
35.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
101.0mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
307.8mm
2016
Driest On Record
19.2mm
2009
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