Temperatures to soar in Penrith this week

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Penrith will experience summer’s full force this week with temperatures to soar above 40 degrees on Thursday.

The mercury is tipped to hit 34 in Penrith later today, with a high of 33 predicted tomorrow ahead of a hot 37 degrees on Wednesday.

But Thursday will be the hottest day of the week and of summer so far with a top temperature of 41 degrees predicted in the local area.

Friday’s 35 degrees will feel like relief compared to Thursday with rain also predicted, which should help cool the area.

A hot weekend is also predicted with a high of 38 degrees tipped on Saturday before a cool change on Sunday, with a top of 31 degrees.

Locals are being urged to ensure they drink plenty of water and stay hydrated as the hot temperatures arrive.

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