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Richmond Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 34°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.8°C rising
Updated at 07:50 EDT

Sydney for Tuesday Patchy fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.8°C rising
Dew Point 17.2°C rising
Feels Like 21.8°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1019.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:01 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 23.4°C
Horsley Park 21.7°C
Badgerys Creek 22.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
23°C

12pm

Clear
29°C

3pm

Clear
34°C

6pm

Clear
31°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 04:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast and Illawarra Coast for Wednesday

National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 38°C 41°C 35°C 38°C 33°C 37°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 40% 70% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 8
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NE 7km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
N 12km/h
N
NW 17km/h
NW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
E 12km/h
E
NNE 8km/h
NNE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
S 11km/h
S
ESE 13km/h
ESE
NE 10km/h
NE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 67% 34% 66% 23% 40% 14% 68% 42% 58% 37% 78% 54% 67% 30%
Dew Point 17°C 16°C 18°C 14°C 15°C 9°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 17°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday 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
20:01 EDT
last light
20:30 EDT
moon
set
Tue 14:25 EDT
rise
Wed 02:38 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 11
14°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
13.7°C 30°C 0.2mm
Sat
Dec 9
15.6°C 27.1°C 7.6mm
Fri
Dec 8
15.2°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 7
14.4°C 33.5°C 0.2mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
758.9mm
120.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
659.2mm
115 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
736.8mm
104 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.7°C
10th
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
15.8°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
16.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
43.7°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
29.6°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
28.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
30.0mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.5mm
10.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
229.4mm
2014
Driest On Record
14.6mm
1997
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Weather News

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16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.