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Blacktown Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 18°C
late_shower

Now

26.2°C rising
Updated at 17:20 EDT

Sydney for Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Currently at Horsley Park

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.2°C rising
Dew Point 18.3°C rising
Feels Like 27.2°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
ENE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:40 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 28.0°C
Richmond 29.0°C
Badgerys Creek 26.7°C
Bankstown Ap 26.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance storm
28°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
25°C

12am

Slight chance storm
23°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Batemans Coast, Illawarra Coast, Sydney Coast and Sydney Closed Waters. Cancelled for Eden Coast

National Forecast

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2

Late shower

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Showers
Maximum 29°C 22°C 23°C 26°C 27°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index 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 5
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction S 5km/h
S
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSW 16km/h
SSW
S 17km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 7km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 5km/h
SE
E 12km/h
E
SE 6km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 78% 57% 84% 76% 83% 72% 85% 71% 84% 69% 79% 65% 79% 68%
Dew Point 20°C 20°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:15 EDT
sunrise
06:40 EDT
sunset
19:38 EDT
last light
20:04 EDT
moon
set
Fri 17:59 EDT
rise
Sat 04:57 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 24
18.5°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
16.9°C 33.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
16.4°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
14.7°C 27.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
14.6°C 28.5°C 0.0mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
189.3mm
21.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
132.2mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
325.9mm
21 Day(s)
Wettest Day
61.0mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
14.6°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 13

Prospect Dam Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.6°C
20th
Lowest On Record
10.8°C
18th 1998
Average This Month
19.6°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.3°C
11th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
1st 1977
Average This Month
31.7°C
+3.8°C
Long-term Average
27.9°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
61.0mm
8th
Total This Month
90.3mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
97.0mm
10.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
519.1mm
1956
Driest On Record
2.8mm
1902
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