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Katoomba Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 11°C
possible_shower

Now

27.2°C rising
Updated at 16:50 EDT

Central Tablelands for Thursday Becoming cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 33.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.2°C rising
Dew Point 9.1°C falling
Feels Like 26.6°C
Relative Humidity 32%
Wind icon
W 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 18.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:01 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 29.4°C
Penrith 36.8°C
Richmond 37.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Intermittent rain
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
17°C

3am

Mostly clear
13°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 29°C 20°C 22°C 24°C 26°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 14°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 13°C 16°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 70% 10% 20% 60% 60% 20% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 14
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction N 14km/h
N
NNW 28km/h
NNW
W 23km/h
W
WSW 26km/h
WSW
E 9km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
E 15km/h
E
NE 9km/h
NE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
NW 27km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 65% 40% 48% 30% 61% 40% 65% 45% 70% 45% 52% 30% 45% 36%
Dew Point 14°C 14°C 3°C 2°C 6°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 14°C 12°C 10°C 13°C 13°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:13 EDT
sunrise
05:42 EDT
sunset
20:01 EDT
last light
20:30 EDT
moon
set
Fri 02:04 EDT
rise
Fri 14:32 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Mt Boyce Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
13.2°C 28°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
10.9°C 23.0°C 9.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
15.6°C 22.7°C 1.8mm
Mon
Dec 5
17.3°C 30.2°C 2.2mm
Sun
Dec 4
13.6°C 30.1°C 0.0mm

Mt Boyce Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
998.1mm
174.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
972.2mm
162 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1035.4mm
193 Day(s)
Wettest Day
107.6mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
-2.9°C
Jun 25
Highest Temperature
32.3°C
Feb 25

Mt Boyce Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.9°C
7th
Lowest On Record
2.4°C
5th 2011
Average This Month
14.0°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
11.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.2°C
5th
Highest On Record
33.9°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
26.8°C
+4.4°C
Long-term Average
22.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
7th
Total This Month
13.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
88.6mm
16.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
200.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
22.6mm
2001
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