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Richmond Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 30°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

25.7°C rising
Updated at 00:30 EDT

Sydney for Friday Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower from the morning till early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the outer west in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S 25 to 40 km/h before dawn then turning E/SE and becoming light in the late afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.7°C rising
Dew Point 16.5°C rising
Feels Like 26.5°C
Relative Humidity 56%
Wind icon
S 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1008.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:03 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 26.9°C
Horsley Park 24.2°C
Bankstown Ap 24.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 22:00 EDT
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Richmond 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

Mostly cloudy

Possible thunderstorm

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 36°C 31°C 35°C 40°C 39°C 35°C
Minimum 21°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 30% 50% 20% 20% 60% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Very High Moderate Moderate Very High High Moderate
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 15
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
NE 11km/h
NE
S 11km/h
S
SE 17km/h
SE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
N 12km/h
N
N 19km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SSE 19km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 75% 50% 67% 33% 78% 51% 77% 40% 58% 16% 38% 24% 57% 42%
Dew Point 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 10°C 14°C 15°C 19°C 20°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:12 EDT
sunrise
05:41 EDT
sunset
20:03 EDT
last light
20:32 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 03:44 EDT
set
Sat 18:07 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
Thu
Dec 14
18°C 41°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
16.1°C 38°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
16.9°C 33.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
14.2°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
13.7°C 30.0°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
742.8mm
105 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
16.0°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
16.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
43.7°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
31.3°C
+2.6°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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