Lower Macdonald Weather


Richmond Forecast

Tonight 9°C
Tomorrow 16°C
showers

Now

12.1°C steady
Updated at 18:50 EST

Hunter for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. Rain possibly heavy at times in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds S/SE 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 15.
Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers, mainly about the Lower Hunter. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast. Winds S 25 to 40 km/h turning SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

Currently at Richmond

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.1°C steady
Dew Point 11.9°C steady
Feels Like 9.1°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
S 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1023.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 42.8mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:54 EST
Sunset sunset
17:49 EST

Nearby Now

Mangrove Mt 12.1°C
Penrith 11.8°C
Terrey Hills 12.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Richmond

48-hour forecast

9pm

Chance shower
10°C

12am

Chance shower
10°C

3am

Rain
10°C

6am

Rain
9°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 17:53 EST
Severe Storm Warning (Large Hail & Damaging Winds) Northern Rivers, Mid N Coast & Northern Tablelands. Cancel Hunter & NW Slopes/Plains

NSW/ACT - Tue 17:10 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for Sydney, Mid North Coast, Hunter, Illawarra, South Coast, Central Tablelands and Southern Tablelands

NSW/ACT - Tue 17:05 EST
Hazardous Surf Warning for Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast and Illawarra Coast

NSW/ACT - Tue 16:05 EST
Gale Warning for Macquarie, Hunter & Sydney coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters & Illawarra Coast. Cancel Batemans Coast

NSW/ACT - Tue 09:46 EST
Initial Flood Watch for the Myall River, the Paterson and Williams Rivers and Tuggerah Lake

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Richmond 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 17
Wed
Sep 18
Thu
Sep 19
Fri
Sep 20
Sat
Sep 21
Sun
Sep 22
Mon
Sep 23

Rain

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 16°C 23°C 26°C 27°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 5°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 70% 40% 90% 70% 60%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate High High High
Pollen Index Moderate Moderate Moderate High Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SW 15km/h
SW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SE 6km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
NE 6km/h
NE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
N 22km/h
N
SW 8km/h
SW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SW 8km/h
SW
S 18km/h
S
Relative Humidity 98% 89% 87% 80% 92% 64% 85% 52% 74% 48% 85% 72% 74% 56%
Dew Point 8°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 12°C 16°C 10°C 12°C

Richmond Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:28 EST
sunrise
05:53 EST
sunset
17:50 EST
last light
18:15 EST
moon
rise
Tue 20:31 EST
set
Wed 08:07 EST
moon
Sun
Sep 22
moon
Sun
Sep 29
moon
Sun
Oct 6
moon
Mon
Oct 14

Richmond Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 17
8.1°C 11°C 12.2mm
Mon
Sep 16
7.0°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 15
2.6°C 29.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 14
3.2°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 13
6.3°C 24.4°C 0.0mm

Richmond Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
560.4mm
89.7 Day(s)
Total For 2019
383.2mm
84 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
206.8mm
57 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.6mm
Jan 22
Lowest Temperature
-3.3°C
Aug 15
Highest Temperature
41.4°C
Jan 17

Richmond Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.6°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
6.1°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
8.1°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.2°C
6th
Highest On Record
35.0°C
29th 2000
Average This Month
23.9°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
22.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.2mm
17th
Total This Month
12.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.3mm
7.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
158.0mm
1995
Driest On Record
4.2mm
2009
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