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Katoomba Forecast

Today 11°C
Tonight 3°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

8.3°C falling
Updated at 16:50 EST

Central Tablelands for Wednesday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 16.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.3°C falling
Dew Point -1.0°C rising
Feels Like 5.1°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
ENE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EST
Sunset sunset
17:34 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 8.4°C
Penrith 15.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
8°C

9pm

Intermittent rain
7°C

12am

Slight chance shower
6°C

3am

Mostly clear
4°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 22
Thu
Aug 23
Fri
Aug 24
Sat
Aug 25
Sun
Aug 26
Mon
Aug 27
Tue
Aug 28

Mostly cloudy

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 15°C 12°C
Minimum 4°C 3°C 3°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 50% 30% 80% 90% 70% 30% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Moderate Nil Nil Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 21
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 21km/h
WSW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
ENE 17km/h
ENE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
W 15km/h
W
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 22km/h
W
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 71% 49% 80% 53% 84% 57% 98% 85% 97% 78% 79% 47% 64% 52%
Dew Point 1°C 1°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 4°C 2°C 2°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:04 EST
sunrise
06:29 EST
sunset
17:35 EST
last light
18:00 EST
moon
set
Thu 04:13 EST
rise
Thu 14:41 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 26
moon
Mon
Sep 3
moon
Mon
Sep 10
moon
Mon
Sep 17

Mt Boyce Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 22
2.6°C 11°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 21
0.5°C 5.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 20
-2.3°C 8.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 19
-0.2°C 4.7°C 1.0mm
Sat
Aug 18
2.9°C 11.6°C 0.0mm

Mt Boyce Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
697.1mm
118.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
385.0mm
101 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
769.6mm
114 Day(s)
Wettest Day
58.0mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
-2.6°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
37.0°C
Jan 7

Mt Boyce Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.3°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-3.6°C
4th 1994
Average This Month
2.4°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.3°C
10th
Highest On Record
31.8°C
21st 1991
Average This Month
11.2°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
11.3°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.8mm
6th
Total This Month
10.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
59.7mm
12.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
294.8mm
1998
Driest On Record
1.6mm
1995
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14:06 EST

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Cut-off low set to traverse South Australia

12:58 EST

A low currently moving over the Bight will cut-off from the westerly circulation by Thursday, moving inland over SA and generating strong winds, showers and thunderstorms.