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Richmond Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 40°C
sunny

Now

29.9°C falling
Updated at 00:10 EST

Nth Goldfields for Wednesday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 40.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE early in the morning then tending NE/SE in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 41.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.9°C falling
Dew Point 8.9°C falling
Feels Like 28.5°C
Relative Humidity 27%
Wind icon
E 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1010.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 21.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EST
Sunset sunset
19:03 EST

Nearby Now

Hughenden Ap 25.2°C
Julia Creek Ap 30.8°C
Winton Ap 27.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Georgetown

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
25°C

6am

Clear
23°C

9am

Clear
29°C

12pm

Clear
34°C

Nth Goldfields Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 40°C 41°C 42°C 42°C 42°C 42°C 41°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 19
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 19km/h
ENE
SE 25km/h
SE
NE 16km/h
NE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
SE 15km/h
SE
NE 20km/h
NE
SE 18km/h
SE
NE 20km/h
NE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
NE 20km/h
NE
SE 19km/h
SE
NE 19km/h
NE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 36% 14% 30% 12% 30% 13% 32% 13% 36% 14% 37% 14% 39% 17%
Dew Point 15°C 8°C 13°C 7°C 13°C 8°C 14°C 9°C 16°C 10°C 16°C 10°C 17°C 12°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:16 EST
sunrise
05:40 EST
sunset
19:03 EST
last light
19:27 EST
moon
rise
Wed 02:13 EST
set
Wed 14:47 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
Tue
Dec 12
24°C 40°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
26°C 40°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
24.7°C 41°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
21.1°C 42.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
20.1°C 41.4°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
500.6mm
63 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
20.3°C
-3.1°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
39.3°C
+1.2°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

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.