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Blacktown Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 20°C
rain

Now

20.6°C rising
Updated at 23:50 EDT

Sydney for Thursday Sunny day. Slight chance of rain in the late evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h, increasing to 25 to 35 km/h near the coast in the afternoon and evening.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning, then tending S 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day and reaching 35 to 45 km/h near the coast.

Currently at Horsley Park

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.6°C rising
Dew Point 15.1°C rising
Feels Like 20.6°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:12 EDT

Nearby Now

Richmond 21.3°C
Penrith 22.0°C
Bankstown Ap 21.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Eastwood

48-hour forecast

3am

Rain
19°C

6am

Heavy rain
18°C

9am

Heavy shower
20°C

12pm

Heavy rain
19°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 22:20 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

NSW/ACT - Thu 21:55 EDT
Slippery Roads Will Make Driving Conditions Dangerous During Friday in All Suburbs

National Forecast

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25

Cloud increasing

Rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 20°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 28°C 31°C
Minimum 13°C 18°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 20% 70% 70% 30% 50%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 10-20mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index
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 11
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 14km/h
NE
WNW 6km/h
WNW
S 17km/h
S
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
NW 4km/h
NW
ENE 6km/h
ENE
SSW 6km/h
SSW
SE 10km/h
SE
N 6km/h
N
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 69% 40% 91% 86% 65% 55% 66% 48% 75% 58% 67% 46% 54% 38%
Dew Point 14°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 9°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 16°C 13°C 16°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:44 EDT
sunrise
06:10 EDT
sunset
19:13 EDT
last light
19:39 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 06:33 EDT
set
Fri 19:34 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Oct 19
12.9°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
13.2°C 26.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
12.8°C 26.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
12.5°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
14.0°C 23.0°C 0.2mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
723.6mm
94.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
743.9mm
74 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
903.1mm
91 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.6mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
1.0°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 13

Prospect Dam Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
8th 2013
Average This Month
13.4°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
12.1°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.4°C
9th
Highest On Record
39.0°C
21st 1988
Average This Month
25.3°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
23.9°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.7mm
12th
Total This Month
1.3mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.5mm
9.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
269.0mm
1916
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1988
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16:30 EDT

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