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Richmond Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 16°C
sunny

Now

27.1°C falling
Updated at 16:00 EDT

Sydney for Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.1°C falling
Dew Point 12.7°C falling
Feels Like 27.0°C
Relative Humidity 41%
Wind icon
E 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1014.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 11.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:42 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 28.5°C
Horsley Park 26.4°C
Badgerys Creek 27.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
23°C

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

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National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers

Cloudy

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 33°C 38°C 32°C 28°C 32°C 38°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 19°C 21°C 16°C 14°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 70% 60% 5% 20% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 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 6
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction N 6km/h
N
E 15km/h
E
NE 6km/h
NE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
N 17km/h
N
SW 12km/h
SW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SE 17km/h
SE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
N 10km/h
N
N 14km/h
N
Relative Humidity 69% 38% 70% 34% 69% 28% 74% 42% 61% 35% 66% 29% 60% 26%
Dew Point 14°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 12°C 11°C 14°C 12°C 17°C 15°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:13 EDT
sunrise
06:38 EDT
sunset
19:42 EDT
last light
20:08 EDT
moon
set
Thu 23:40 EDT
rise
Fri 13:29 EDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 22
15°C 28°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 21
16°C 28°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 20
18.4°C 23°C 6.6mm
Mon
Feb 19
20.6°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
17.4°C 36.3°C 0.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
200.9mm
23.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
35.0mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
74.8mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
14.8mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
10.5°C
Jan 18
Highest Temperature
46.3°C
Jan 7

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.1°C
5th
Lowest On Record
10.3°C
18th 1998
Average This Month
17.5°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.6°C
14th
Highest On Record
47.0°C
11th 2017
Average This Month
32.2°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
29.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.6mm
20th
Total This Month
15.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
116.3mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
255.6mm
2008
Driest On Record
8.0mm
2000
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