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Blacktown Forecast

Tonight 19°C
Tomorrow 40°C
sunny

Now

23.2°C falling
Updated at 22:30 EDT

Sydney for Monday Clear. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Deceptively powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing and swimming. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Tuesday Hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW early in the morning then tending N/NE 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon. Sun protection 8:50am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme].

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.2°C falling
Dew Point 17.9°C rising
Feels Like 23.2°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
E 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1015.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:10 EDT

Nearby Now

Horsley Park 22.0°C
Penrith 24.2°C
Bankstown Ap 23.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
23°C

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Fog
19°C

9am

Clear
27°C

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National Forecast

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 16
Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 40°C 40°C 26°C 32°C 28°C 29°C
Minimum 18°C 19°C 26°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 50% 40% 90% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 10
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 16km/h
NE
N 9km/h
N
N 9km/h
N
WNW 14km/h
WNW
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
N 9km/h
N
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 68% 45% 66% 30% 42% 53% 71% 66% 76% 64% 65% 51% 66% 52%
Dew Point 18°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 16°C 19°C 20°C 24°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:35 EDT
sunrise
06:03 EDT
sunset
20:10 EDT
last light
20:38 EDT
moon
rise
Mon 22:45 EDT
set
Tue 10:39 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
18°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
20.5°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
23.7°C 38.1°C 0.1mm
Fri
Jan 13
21.1°C 43.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 12
21.3°C 29.8°C 0.0mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
92.3mm
10.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
27.9mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
195.2mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.8mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
16.2°C
Jan 7
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 13

Prospect Dam Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
20th 2013
Average This Month
19.6°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
17.6°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.4°C
13th
Highest On Record
45.1°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
31.3°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
28.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.8mm
6th
Total This Month
27.9mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
92.3mm
10.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
426.7mm
1951
Driest On Record
3.9mm
1929
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Weather News

Scorpions, rats emerge as rain continues to fall in flood-hit Tennant Creek

18:47 EDT

Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.

Northern Territory cattle stations cut off by floodwaters after rain deluge

18:03 EDT

Floodwaters have cut off outback cattle stations in the Northern Territory as heavy rainfall continues.