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Blacktown Forecast

Today 41°C
Tonight 21°C
cloud_increasing

Now

36.6°C rising
Updated at 11:40 EDT

Sydney for Thursday Hot. Sunny morning, with some cloud developing in the afternoon. The slight chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h, with NE winds 20 to 30 km/h near the coast extending inland during the late afternoon and evening.

Currently at Horsley Park

24-hour graph
Temperature 36.6°C rising
Dew Point 11.4°C falling
Feels Like 35.3°C
Relative Humidity 22%
Wind icon
NW 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 21.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:02 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 38.5°C
Badgerys Creek 36.5°C
Richmond 38.5°C
Bankstown Ap 36.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Penrith

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
39°C

3pm

Mostly clear
42°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
38°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 11:12 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

NSW/ACT - Thu 02:03 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Greater Sydney Region and Illawarra/Shoalhaven Fire Areas

National Forecast

Blacktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Cloud increasing

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 41°C 30°C 37°C 29°C 35°C 35°C 37°C
Minimum 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 80% 70% 30% 30% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index
Pollen Index High Very High Moderate Moderate Very High Very High 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 12
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction N 12km/h
N
NW 13km/h
NW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 7km/h
SE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
S 10km/h
S
SE 13km/h
SE
NNE 4km/h
NNE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
N 10km/h
N
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 47% 22% 76% 60% 65% 38% 75% 62% 77% 47% 55% 30% 38% 30%
Dew Point 19°C 16°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 19°C 15°C 16°C 17°C

Blacktown Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:11 EDT
sunrise
05:40 EDT
sunset
20:02 EDT
last light
20:31 EDT
moon
set
Thu 16:17 EDT
rise
Fri 03:44 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Prospect Dam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
18.3°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
17.0°C 35.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
- 31.5°C -
Mon
Dec 11
14.7°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
13.6°C 29.6°C 0.0mm

Prospect Dam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
871.2mm
114.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
821.7mm
94 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
949.2mm
104 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.6mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
0.0°C
Oct 31
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 13

Prospect Dam Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.6°C
10th
Lowest On Record
7.8°C
18th 1969
Average This Month
17.2°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.7°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.7°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
29.4°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
27.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.1mm
3rd
Total This Month
25.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.8mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
338.1mm
1920
Driest On Record
2.2mm
1979
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