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Katoomba Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 15°C
late_shower

Now

22.0°C rising
Updated at 09:00 EDT

Central Tablelands for Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm during the afternoon and early evening, mainly in the east. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 37.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.0°C rising
Dew Point 11.7°C rising
Feels Like 22.0°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
W 1km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:43 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 20.0°C
Penrith 22.5°C
Richmond 21.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
26°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 26°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 22°C 22°C
Minimum 13°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 50% 90% 90% 90% 90% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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 8
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNE 9km/h
NNE
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 17km/h
E
Relative Humidity 69% 35% 82% 56% 98% 88% 98% 83% 96% 83% 91% 72% 84% 67%
Dew Point 13°C 13°C 13°C 17°C 13°C 16°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 17°C 14°C 17°C 14°C 16°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:16 EDT
sunrise
06:41 EDT
sunset
19:43 EDT
last light
20:09 EDT
moon
set
Thu 17:16 EDT
rise
Fri 04:02 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Mt Boyce Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
12.7°C 26°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
9.1°C 22.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
7.0°C 20.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
11.6°C 24.0°C 5.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
15.2°C 28.6°C 17.6mm

Mt Boyce Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
256.6mm
32.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
156.2mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
257.2mm
25 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.2mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
7.0°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 11

Mt Boyce Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.0°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-0.7°C
24th 1996
Average This Month
15.4°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.2°C
11th
Highest On Record
36.2°C
8th 2009
Average This Month
27.9°C
+5.1°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
21.8mm
8th
Total This Month
74.6mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
136.0mm
16.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
284.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
6.8mm
1996
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