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Blacktown Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 24°C
sunny

Now

16.3°C rising
Updated at 08:30 EST

Sydney for Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then shifting E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.3°C rising
Dew Point 6.2°C rising
Feels Like 16.3°C
Relative Humidity 51%
Wind icon
SE 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1016.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EST
Sunset sunset
17:55 EST

Nearby Now

Horsley Park 17.3°C
Penrith 15.3°C
Bankstown Ap 16.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
17°C

12pm

Clear
22°C

3pm

Clear
25°C

6pm

Clear
18°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 04:10 EST
Gale Warning Macquarie, Hunter and Eden Coasts. Strong Wind Warning Coffs, Sydney, Illawarra & Batemans Coast for Wednesday

National Forecast

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30
Sun
Oct 1
Mon
Oct 2

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 24°C
Minimum 9°C 10°C 15°C 11°C 12°C 9°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 60% 40% 5% 5% 10% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High
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 9
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 9km/h
WSW
SE 13km/h
SE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
W 17km/h
W
WNW 8km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
W 15km/h
W
WSW 18km/h
WSW
W 9km/h
W
SW 9km/h
SW
W 6km/h
W
E 7km/h
E
Relative Humidity 41% 38% 63% 51% 58% 34% 50% 27% 37% 25% 42% 28% 55% 40%
Dew Point 5°C 8°C 12°C 16°C 13°C 10°C 10°C 7°C 5°C 4°C 3°C 6°C 7°C 10°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:17 EST
sunrise
05:41 EST
sunset
17:55 EST
last light
18:20 EST
moon
rise
Tue 09:26 EST
set
Tue 23:29 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Sep 25
10.9°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 24
17.1°C 29.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
10.7°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
8.8°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
7.6°C 28.8°C 0.0mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
665.1mm
85.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
742.6mm
70 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
895.6mm
88 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.6mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
1.0°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 13

Prospect Dam Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.8°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
1.7°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
8.3°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
9.4°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.4°C
13th
Highest On Record
35.0°C
25th 1972
Average This Month
24.0°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
21.4°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.2mm
14th
Total This Month
1.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.4mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
186.3mm
1892
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1957
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