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Blacktown Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 25°C
late_shower

Now

18.1°C falling
Updated at 03:10 EDT

Sydney for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Light winds, tending E/NE in the afternoon. Sun protection 10:00am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High].

Currently at Horsley Park

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.1°C falling
Dew Point 16.9°C falling
Feels Like 18.1°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
NW 1km/h falling
Wind Gusts 2km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:02 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 19.0°C
Badgerys Creek 18.0°C
Richmond 18.8°C
Bankstown Ap 18.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

6am

Cloudy
17°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
24°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
26°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 27°C 28°C 26°C 28°C 31°C 21°C
Minimum 16°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 80% 80% 60% 60% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index
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 5
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction N 5km/h
N
NE 10km/h
NE
SW 5km/h
SW
SE 10km/h
SE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
NE 12km/h
NE
SSW 6km/h
SSW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
ESE 4km/h
ESE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
N 8km/h
N
WSW 8km/h
WSW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 80% 69% 85% 67% 87% 64% 85% 74% 86% 68% 78% 60% 67% 59%
Dew Point 16°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 11°C 12°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:38 EDT
sunrise
07:03 EDT
sunset
19:02 EDT
last light
19:27 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 03:40 EDT
set
Sat 17:15 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
18.0°C - 5.2mm
Thu
Mar 23
19.8°C 23.2°C 6.6mm
Wed
Mar 22
21.4°C 31.9°C 12.2mm
Tue
Mar 21
22.0°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
20.9°C 30.0°C 0.8mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
286.3mm
32.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
524.1mm
41 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
352.6mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.6mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
14.6°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 13

Prospect Dam Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.7°C
11th
Lowest On Record
7.9°C
30th 1970
Average This Month
18.7°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
16.1°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.9°C
22nd
Highest On Record
39.5°C
13th 1998
Average This Month
26.2°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
26.3°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
70.6mm
15th
Total This Month
305.4mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
97.0mm
11.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
380.7mm
1890
Driest On Record
5.1mm
1940
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