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20.73°S 143.14°E 213m AMSL

Richmond Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 22°C
sunny

Now

34.9°C rising
Updated at 12:20 EST

Nth Goldfields for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 38.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.9°C rising
Dew Point 18.0°C falling
Feels Like 35.9°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
SE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1011.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 18.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EST
Sunset sunset
18:58 EST

Nearby Now

Hughenden Ap 35.1°C
Julia Creek Ap 35.6°C
Winton Ap 37.3°C

Next 12 hours in Winton

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
39°C

6pm

Mostly clear
38°C

9pm

Clear
31°C

12am

Clear
27°C

Nth Goldfields Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Sunny

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Late shower

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 37°C 38°C 38°C 38°C 38°C 39°C 39°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 10% 20% 5% 5% 50%
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 9
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 9km/h
ENE
SE 15km/h
SE
NE 10km/h
NE
SE 16km/h
SE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
SE 16km/h
SE
E 17km/h
E
SE 19km/h
SE
E 14km/h
E
SE 19km/h
SE
E 15km/h
E
SE 18km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
SE 17km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 62% 30% 58% 23% 51% 25% 54% 24% 52% 22% 50% 23% 54% 28%
Dew Point 22°C 17°C 20°C 14°C 18°C 15°C 19°C 14°C 19°C 13°C 19°C 14°C 21°C 18°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:00 EST
sunrise
06:23 EST
sunset
18:58 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
set
Sat 17:58 EST
rise
Sun 05:44 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 25
21.8°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
24.1°C 36.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
23.1°C 34.3°C 5.2mm
Wed
Feb 22
20.9°C 32.9°C 13.4mm
Tue
Feb 21
21.6°C 33.5°C 0.2mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
225.2mm
16.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
203.4mm
22 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
52.2mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.8mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
20.9°C
Feb 22
Highest Temperature
41.3°C
Feb 7

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.9°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
12.5°C
25th 1918
Average This Month
24.1°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.3°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.0°C
17th 1935
Average This Month
37.3°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
35.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.4mm
14th
Total This Month
50.2mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
103.7mm
7.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
450.5mm
1940
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1905
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