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Lithgow Forecast

This morning 1°C
Today 11°C

Now

1.8°C rising
Updated at 03:00 EST

Central Tablelands for Tuesday Cloudy. Scattered showers this evening, more frequent on and east of the ranges. Scattered snow showers and the chance of thunderstorms above 1100 metres this evening, mainly in the south. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost early in the morning. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 1.8°C rising
Dew Point -2.0°C rising
Feels Like -3.7°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
WSW 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.2mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
17:43 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 2.8°C
Penrith 11.5°C
Badgerys Creek 10.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
2°C

9am

Mostly clear
5°C

12pm

Mostly clear
9°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 23:00 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for the the Next Warning Will Be Issued By 5:00 Am Est Wednesday

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 3
Thu
Sep 4
Fri
Sep 5
Sat
Sep 6
Sun
Sep 7
Mon
Sep 8
Tue
Sep 9

Windy

Frost then sunny

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 17°C
Minimum 1°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 10% 70% 80% 80% 60% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk High High Moderate Slight Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 21
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SW 21km/h
SW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
ENE 6km/h
ENE
NE 7km/h
NE
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 59% 49% 65% 50% 77% 71% 89% 70% 81% 64% 85% 63% 77% 56%
Dew Point -1°C 0°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 8°C

Lithgow Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonrise moonset Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:51 EST
sunrise
06:16 EST
sunset
17:43 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
rise
Wed 11:31 EST
set
Thu 01:43 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Lithgow Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 2
7.5°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 1
0.4°C 16.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 31
1.7°C 15.3°C 0.2mm
Sat
Aug 30
5.1°C 11.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 29
3.5°C 12.2°C 1.9mm

Lithgow Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
588.7mm
97.6 Day(s)
Total For 2014
411.3mm
78 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
584.9mm
97 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.6mm
Feb 20
Lowest Temperature
-6.0°C
Jul 13
Highest Temperature
34.9°C
Feb 9

Lithgow Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.4°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-6.0°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
4.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
3.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
25.5°C
25th 2013
Average This Month
16.3°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
16.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
55.5mm
9.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
255.0mm
1879
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1882
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