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Richmond Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 4°C
sunny

Now

18.1°C rising
Updated at 12:00 EST

Nth Goldfields for Monday Sunny. Patches of light frost in the southeast early this morning. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 28.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.1°C rising
Dew Point -2.2°C rising
Feels Like 18.1°C
Relative Humidity 25%
Wind icon
ESE 31km/h falling
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1023.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 20.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:02 EST
Sunset sunset
17:55 EST

Nearby Now

Julia Creek Ap 17.8°C
Hughenden Ap 17.4°C
Winton Ap 15.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Winton

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
18°C

6pm

Clear
15°C

9pm

Clear
9°C

12am

Clear
7°C

Nth Goldfields Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jun 18
Tue
Jun 19
Wed
Jun 20
Thu
Jun 21
Fri
Jun 22
Sat
Jun 23
Sun
Jun 24

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 27°C 27°C 26°C
Minimum 5°C 4°C 3°C 5°C 7°C 10°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Slight Moderate Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 25km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 39% 18% 41% 16% 38% 14% 37% 16% 49% 26% 65% 34% 62% 35%
Dew Point -2°C -4°C -2°C -4°C -3°C -5°C -2°C -2°C 4°C 6°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 10°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:38 EST
sunrise
07:02 EST
sunset
17:55 EST
last light
18:19 EST
moon
set
Mon 22:42 EST
rise
Tue 11:46 EST
moon
Wed
Jun 20
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jun 18
3°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 17
8°C 22°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 16
- - 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 15
11°C 26°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jun 14
18.7°C 25°C 0.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
329.4mm
33.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
243.6mm
23 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
351.8mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.8mm
Mar 5
Lowest Temperature
3.0°C
Jun 18
Highest Temperature
44.5°C
Feb 14

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
18th
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
1st 2000
Average This Month
9.1°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
10.1°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
12th
Highest On Record
34.0°C
15th 2002
Average This Month
27.4°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
26.6°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.0mm
2.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
146.0mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1999
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