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Blacktown Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 20°C
cloudy

Now

22.8°C falling
Updated at 10:00 EDT

Sydney for Friday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the outer west late this afternoon and evening. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then turning E/SE and becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Horsley Park

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.8°C falling
Dew Point 17.3°C falling
Feels Like 22.8°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
SSW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:03 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 25.6°C
Richmond 24.7°C
Badgerys Creek 23.2°C
Bankstown Ap 22.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 04:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters and the Sydney and Illawarra coasts. Cancellation for the Hunter Coast

National Forecast

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Cloudy

Possible thunderstorm

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 35°C 29°C 32°C 38°C 38°C 32°C
Minimum 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 24°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 50% 40% 60% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index
Pollen Index Very High Moderate Very High Very High High High Very High
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 13
km/h
11
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
NNE 4km/h
NNE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
S 11km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
NE 4km/h
NE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
N 13km/h
N
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SE 14km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 77% 60% 71% 45% 79% 65% 79% 53% 65% 29% 41% 37% 61% 56%
Dew Point 19°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 17°C 16°C 20°C 20°C 22°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Friday 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
20:03 EDT
last light
20:32 EDT
moon
set
Fri 17:12 EDT
rise
Sat 04:19 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
21°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
18.3°C 41°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
17.0°C 35.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
- 31.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
14.7°C - 0.0mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
871.2mm
114.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
821.7mm
94 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
954.0mm
105 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.6mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
0.0°C
Oct 31
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 13

Prospect Dam Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.6°C
10th
Lowest On Record
7.8°C
18th 1969
Average This Month
17.4°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
42.7°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
30.3°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
27.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.1mm
3rd
Total This Month
25.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.8mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
338.1mm
1920
Driest On Record
2.2mm
1979
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