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Penrith Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 39°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.6°C steady
Updated at 04:30 EDT

Sydney for Wednesday Hot in the west. Patchy fog in the early morning. Sunny day. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming NE 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Penrith

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.6°C steady
Dew Point 17.4°C steady
Feels Like 18.6°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:02 EDT

Nearby Now

Badgerys Creek 16.9°C
Horsley Park 17.0°C
Richmond 16.6°C
Camden Ap 16.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
18°C

9am

Clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
34°C

3pm

Mostly clear
39°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 04:10 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Penrith 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 39°C 41°C 34°C 38°C 32°C 38°C 41°C
Minimum 18°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 10% 50% 30% 60% 30% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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
11
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NE 4km/h
NE
NE 11km/h
NE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
S 9km/h
S
E 9km/h
E
N 6km/h
N
NNE 8km/h
NNE
S 8km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
NE 5km/h
NE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
N 8km/h
N
N 14km/h
N
Relative Humidity 59% 19% 37% 11% 65% 43% 50% 28% 71% 48% 67% 29% 45% 20%
Dew Point 17°C 12°C 14°C 5°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 14°C

Penrith Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:11 EDT
sunrise
05:40 EDT
sunset
20:02 EDT
last light
20:31 EDT
moon
set
Wed 15:22 EDT
rise
Thu 03:11 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Penrith Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
19°C 34°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
15.8°C 34°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
14.7°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
15.9°C 28.6°C 3.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
17.0°C 33.0°C 0.2mm

Penrith Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
753.3mm
132.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
498.6mm
90 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
745.2mm
94 Day(s)
Wettest Day
55.0mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
0.5°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
46.9°C
Feb 11

Penrith Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.6°C
7th
Lowest On Record
9.8°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
16.8°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.4°C
1st
Highest On Record
42.3°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
30.9°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
29.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
21.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.1mm
10.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
164.2mm
2014
Driest On Record
26.2mm
2005
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16:29 EDT

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Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

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Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

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