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Richmond Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 3°C
windy

Now

14.2°C rising
Updated at 09:30 EST

Sydney for Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a light shower early this morning, mainly in the west. Winds W 35 to 55 km/h.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.2°C rising
Dew Point 1.5°C falling
Feels Like 11.8°C
Relative Humidity 42%
Wind icon
W 35km/h falling
Wind Gusts 54km/h
Pressure 1010.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 10.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:33 EST
Sunset sunset
17:29 EST

Nearby Now

Penrith 14.1°C
Horsley Park 13.2°C
Badgerys Creek 13.6°C

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear. Windy
16°C

3pm

Clear. Windy
17°C

6pm

Clear
12°C

9pm

Clear
10°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 04:10 EST
Gale Warning for Sydney Closed Waters & Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans & Eden coasts. Strong Wind for Byron & Coffs coasts

National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24

Windy

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Cloudy

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 22°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 7°C 3°C 0°C 1°C 4°C 2°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 20% 40% 20% 30% 5% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Moderate High Moderate Moderate Moderate High Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Moderate High High Slight Moderate High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 26
km/h
37
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction W 26km/h
W
W 37km/h
W
SW 22km/h
SW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SW 12km/h
SW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
N 6km/h
N
NNW 18km/h
NNW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
W 7km/h
W
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SW 8km/h
SW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 49% 28% 49% 27% 52% 31% 71% 39% 66% 30% 65% 33% 63% 30%
Dew Point 3°C -2°C 0°C -2°C 0°C 2°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 3°C 4°C 3°C

Richmond 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
06:07 EST
sunrise
06:33 EST
sunset
17:29 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
set
Fri 13:44 EST
rise
Sat 04:08 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 18
10°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
5°C 23°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
9°C 23°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
5°C 23°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
1°C 23°C 0.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
512.1mm
82.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
559.0mm
83 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
579.0mm
70 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.6mm
Jun 8
Lowest Temperature
-2.1°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
47.0°C
Feb 11

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-4.0°C
7th 2005
Average This Month
4.5°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
4.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.7°C
11th
Highest On Record
31.3°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
21.0°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
19.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.6mm
4th
Total This Month
16.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.7mm
6.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
159.0mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1995
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