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Penrith Weather


Penrith Forecast

Today 41°C
Tonight 17°C
sunny

Now

28.8°C rising
Updated at 10:50 EDT

Sydney for Friday Sunny. Hot in the west. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting E 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Penrith

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.8°C rising
Dew Point 9.5°C steady
Feels Like 27.7°C
Relative Humidity 30%
Wind icon
W 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 12.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:06 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:10 EDT

Nearby Now

Badgerys Creek 29.1°C
Richmond 27.6°C
Horsley Park 29.2°C
Bankstown Ap 29.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
35°C

3pm

Clear
41°C

6pm

Clear
38°C

9pm

Clear
27°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 04:00 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Greater Hunter, Greater Sydney, Central Ranges, Northern Slopes and and North Western Fire Areas

National Forecast

Penrith 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Showers
Maximum 41°C 41°C 41°C 43°C 37°C 36°C 35°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 17°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 50% 30% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme 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 4
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction N 4km/h
N
ESE 12km/h
ESE
NE 5km/h
NE
E 13km/h
E
NNE 7km/h
NNE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
SSE 7km/h
SSE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SE 6km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 7km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
Relative Humidity 44% 10% 44% 10% 55% 21% 53% 15% 61% 33% 69% 38% 66% 38%
Dew Point 12°C 4°C 13°C 4°C 16°C 14°C 17°C 12°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 19°C

Penrith Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:38 EDT
sunrise
06:06 EDT
sunset
20:10 EDT
last light
20:38 EDT
moon
set
Fri 21:30 EDT
rise
Sat 08:40 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
Fri
Jan 19
15°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
12°C 37°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
16°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
17.8°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
14.8°C 30.5°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
21.6mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
23.2mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
12.0°C
Jan 18
Highest Temperature
47.3°C
Jan 7

Penrith Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.0°C
18th
Lowest On Record
10.6°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
18.0°C
-0.6°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
33.8°C
+2.9°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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Weather News

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10:08 EDT

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Parts of Australia to pass 40C today as others brace for a hot weekend

09:57 EDT

Very hot and dry conditions have been forecast across the country today and over the weekend, fuelling warnings of extreme fire danger in some states.