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Richmond Forecast

Today 42°C
Tonight 22°C
sunny

Now

35.6°C rising
Updated at 10:40 EST

Nth Goldfields for Friday Hot and mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 42.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 35.6°C rising
Dew Point 11.9°C falling
Feels Like 34.3°C
Relative Humidity 24%
Wind icon
N 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1009.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 22.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EST
Sunset sunset
19:04 EST

Nearby Now

Hughenden Ap 34.3°C
Julia Creek Ap 37.0°C
Winton Ap 36.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Georgetown

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
35°C

3pm

Clear
39°C

6pm

Clear
38°C

9pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Nth Goldfields Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 42°C 42°C 42°C 41°C 41°C 42°C 42°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 24
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 24km/h
NNE
SE 16km/h
SE
NNE 21km/h
NNE
SE 23km/h
SE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
NE 20km/h
NE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
S 12km/h
S
NNE 18km/h
NNE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 30% 12% 32% 13% 38% 14% 36% 12% 39% 17% 40% 16% 38% 16%
Dew Point 13°C 7°C 14°C 8°C 17°C 9°C 15°C 6°C 17°C 12°C 18°C 11°C 17°C 11°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:16 EST
sunrise
05:41 EST
sunset
19:04 EST
last light
19:29 EST
moon
set
Sat 17:19 EST
rise
Sun 04:50 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
23°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
23°C 41°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
20.9°C 40°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
23.7°C 39.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
26°C 40°C 0.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
475.2mm
54.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
430.0mm
47 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
502.4mm
64 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.8mm
Mar 8
Lowest Temperature
1.4°C
Jun 12
Highest Temperature
42.9°C
Dec 9

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.8°C
5th
Lowest On Record
15.7°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
20.7°C
-2.7°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.9°C
9th
Highest On Record
45.0°C
1st 2006
Average This Month
39.4°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
38.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
1.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.3mm
7.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
139.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
12.6mm
2002
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Weather News

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10:33 EDT

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Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

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14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.