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Katoomba Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 12°C
possible_shower

Now

17.4°C steady
Updated at 17:10 EDT

Central Tablelands for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower on and east of the ranges, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.4°C steady
Dew Point 13.9°C rising
Feels Like 17.4°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
E 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:05 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:06 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 20.5°C
Penrith 23.1°C
Richmond 22.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower
14°C

9pm

Intermittent rain
13°C

12am

Cloudy
13°C

3am

Slight chance shower
13°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 16°C 20°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 24°C 25°C
Minimum 12°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 60% 70% 90% 70% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High Very High Very High Very High 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
10
km/h
5
km/h
4
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 8km/h
SSE
SE 10km/h
SE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
N 4km/h
N
W 4km/h
W
SSE 6km/h
SSE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
N 8km/h
N
WNW 8km/h
WNW
SE 5km/h
SE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
NE 8km/h
NE
NW 11km/h
NW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 98% 84% 94% 79% 92% 73% 91% 63% 91% 78% 98% 75% 90% 73%
Dew Point 12°C 14°C 12°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 20°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:40 EDT
sunrise
07:05 EDT
sunset
19:04 EDT
last light
19:29 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 03:43 EDT
set
Sat 17:18 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Mt Boyce Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
11.8°C 19°C 7.8mm
Thu
Mar 23
13.7°C 15.1°C 3.6mm
Wed
Mar 22
16.9°C 25.6°C 35.4mm
Tue
Mar 21
17.1°C 22.2°C 0.4mm
Mon
Mar 20
16.2°C 24.6°C 12.4mm

Mt Boyce Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
371.1mm
49.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
583.6mm
54 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
301.2mm
37 Day(s)
Wettest Day
89.2mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
7.0°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 11

Mt Boyce Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
7th
Lowest On Record
2.9°C
29th 1999
Average This Month
12.9°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.9°C
12th
Highest On Record
32.5°C
13th 1998
Average This Month
20.0°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
20.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
89.2mm
15th
Total This Month
387.6mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
114.5mm
16.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
268.0mm
2012
Driest On Record
12.6mm
1996
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