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Blacktown Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 8°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.3°C rising
Updated at 13:40 EST

Sydney for Thursday Mostly sunny day, with cloud developing in the late afternoon. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the late afternoon and evening. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing. Sun protection 10:00am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate].

Currently at Horsley Park

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.3°C rising
Dew Point 5.1°C falling
Feels Like 18.3°C
Relative Humidity 41%
Wind icon
SSW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 7.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EST
Sunset sunset
17:21 EST

Nearby Now

Richmond 19.2°C
Penrith 18.9°C
Bankstown Ap 18.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Eastwood

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
17°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
15°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
14°C

12am

Mostly clear
13°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 10:03 EST
Gale Warning Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans & Eden coasts. Strong Wind Warning Sydney Closed Waters & Byron, Coffs & Macquarie coasts

National Forecast

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 24°C 24°C 18°C
Minimum 8°C 8°C 8°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 40% 5% 40% 60% 10% 30% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate 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 17
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 17km/h
WSW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SW 14km/h
SW
SSW 8km/h
SSW
W 8km/h
W
SSW 9km/h
SSW
SW 12km/h
SW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
W 10km/h
W
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SW 11km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 51% 48% 54% 49% 65% 49% 70% 70% 81% 51% 65% 50% 60% 52%
Dew Point 2°C 8°C 5°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 11°C 13°C 6°C 8°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:02 EST
sunrise
06:27 EST
sunset
17:21 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
set
Thu 18:11 EST
rise
Fri 08:00 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
9.8°C - 0.6mm
Wed
Apr 26
15.2°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
16.6°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
12.9°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
12.6°C 25.9°C 0.0mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
360.4mm
41.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
614.9mm
52 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
374.7mm
38 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.6mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
9.8°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 13

Prospect Dam Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.8°C
27th
Lowest On Record
3.6°C
23rd 2006
Average This Month
12.7°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.9°C
9th
Highest On Record
37.1°C
4th 1986
Average This Month
24.1°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.8mm
4th
Total This Month
61.7mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.1mm
9.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
363.5mm
1988
Driest On Record
2.0mm
1997
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