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Lithgow Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 26°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

19.1°C rising
Updated at 05:30 EDT

Central Tablelands for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower on and east of the ranges during this afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 33.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.1°C rising
Dew Point 16.5°C rising
Feels Like 19.1°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
W 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:08 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:01 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 18.1°C
Nullo Mountain 18.7°C
Penrith 21.1°C

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
15°C

9am

Mostly clear
17°C

12pm

Mostly clear
22°C

3pm

Shower. Chance storm
24°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Heavy showers

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 29°C 21°C 17°C 18°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 18°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 70% 50% 90% 40% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 40-80mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High High 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 7
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 7km/h
NNW
NW 9km/h
NW
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 11km/h
NW
S 8km/h
S
S 12km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SE 9km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 13km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 80% 57% 84% 50% 77% 86% 80% 67% 84% 68% 85% 80% 88% 79%
Dew Point 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 7°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 11°C

Lithgow Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:43 EDT
sunrise
07:08 EDT
sunset
19:01 EDT
last light
19:26 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 06:53 EDT
set
Tue 19:16 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Lithgow Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Mar 27
11.7°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
14.5°C 24.5°C 3.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
13.6°C 21.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
13.3°C 19.3°C 6.2mm
Thu
Mar 23
15.6°C 17.1°C 0.2mm

Lithgow Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
235.6mm
29.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
248.2mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
247.2mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.2mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
2.1°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Feb 11

Lithgow Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.9°C
10th
Lowest On Record
1.2°C
30th 2008
Average This Month
13.6°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
10.6°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.5°C
12th
Highest On Record
30.0°C
3rd 2007
Average This Month
21.3°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
21.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
54.2mm
22nd
Total This Month
157.0mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
72.0mm
10.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
411.4mm
1890
Driest On Record
0.8mm
1940
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