Fairfax Media Network

The Ponds Weather


Blacktown Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 4°C
mostly_sunny

Now

14.8°C rising
Updated at 15:21 EST

Sydney for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.8°C rising
Dew Point 3.0°C rising
Feels Like 12.9°C
Relative Humidity 45%
Wind icon
W 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 46km/h
Pressure 1011.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 8.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Penrith 14.1°C
Bankstown Ap 15.6°C
Badgerys Creek 13.7°C

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
12°C

9pm

Clear
9°C

12am

Clear
6°C

3am

Clear
4°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

view all
NSW/ACT - Wed 10:27 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters; Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden Coasts

Sydney Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Sunny
Maximum 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 19°C 16°C
Minimum 2°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 30% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index
Frost Risk Moderate Slight Moderate Slight Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction W 14km/h
W
W 24km/h
W
SW 16km/h
SW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SW 9km/h
SW
SSE 7km/h
SSE
SW 5km/h
SW
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NW 10km/h
NW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 59% 41% 58% 40% 71% 46% 73% 49% 75% 51% 70% 41% 66% 45%
Dew Point 1°C 3°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 4°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase     Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon


moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 5
1.8°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 4
5.6°C 14.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 3
4.6°C 18.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 2
7.9°C 24.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
6.3°C 22.0°C 0.0mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
613.3mm
77.0 Day(s)
Total For 2015
862.6mm
78 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
374.8mm
69 Day(s)
Wettest Day
100.6mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
1.3°C
Jul 4
Highest Temperature
36.5°C
Mar 1

Prospect Dam Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.8°C
5th
Lowest On Record
-0.5°C
13th 2005
Average This Month
5.2°C
-1.6°C
Long-term Average
6.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.5°C
2nd
Highest On Record
29.4°C
26th 1995
Average This Month
19.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.3mm
8.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
458.5mm
1986
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1913
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Snow in Tassie again

14:58 EST

Snow has returned to parts of Hobart for the second time this week.

Grantham floods inquiry hears Queensland Police could not fully investigate flood-related deaths

14:44 EST

The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has heard the previous inquiry into the 2011 deluge prevented police from fully investigating the deaths that occurred during the disaster.

Walgett farmer says a late crop in the ground better than an empty paddock

14:42 EST

After three years of difficult seasons, David Fleming has taken advantage of good rain to sow late winter crops.