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Blacktown Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 11°C
sunny

Now

21.0°C falling
Updated at 15:40 EST

Sydney for Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then turning W/SW in the late evening. Sun protection 10:00am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate].

Currently at Horsley Park

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Temperature 21.0°C falling
Dew Point 4.9°C falling
Feels Like 21.0°C
Relative Humidity 35%
Wind icon
SSE 1km/h rising
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 7.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:29 EST
Sunset sunset
17:18 EST

Nearby Now

Penrith 22.1°C
Badgerys Creek 21.6°C
Richmond 21.3°C
Bankstown Ap 21.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
18°C

9pm

Mostly clear
15°C

12am

Mostly clear
14°C

3am

Mostly clear
13°C

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National Forecast

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 19°C 19°C 21°C
Minimum 8°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 12°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 10% 80% 80% 80% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate 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 8
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction W 8km/h
W
SSW 8km/h
SSW
SW 10km/h
SW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
N 7km/h
N
NNE 10km/h
NNE
WNW 6km/h
WNW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
SSW 9km/h
SSW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SSW 4km/h
SSW
ESE 8km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 64% 47% 70% 63% 81% 55% 66% 51% 77% 71% 81% 75% 80% 68%
Dew Point 9°C 11°C 11°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 15°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:03 EST
sunrise
06:29 EST
sunset
17:18 EST
last light
17:44 EST
moon
set
Sat 19:53 EST
rise
Sun 10:13 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 29
6.8°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
10.0°C 20.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
9.8°C 20.1°C 0.6mm
Wed
Apr 26
15.2°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
16.6°C 26.0°C 0.0mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
360.4mm
41.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
614.9mm
52 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
374.7mm
38 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.6mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
6.8°C
Apr 29
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 13

Prospect Dam Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.8°C
29th
Lowest On Record
3.6°C
23rd 2006
Average This Month
12.4°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.9°C
9th
Highest On Record
37.1°C
4th 1986
Average This Month
23.8°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.8mm
4th
Total This Month
61.7mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.1mm
9.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
363.5mm
1988
Driest On Record
2.0mm
1997
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