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Lithgow Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 7°C
sunny

Now

18.7°C falling
Updated at 15:00 EST

Central Tablelands for Wednesday Sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 27.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.7°C falling
Dew Point 9.5°C falling
Feels Like 18.7°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
ENE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 EST
Sunset sunset
17:26 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 24.0°C
Penrith 23.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
14°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Sunny

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Cloudy

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Cloudy
Maximum 22°C 21°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 17°C
Minimum 4°C 7°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 30% 40% 40% 20% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 4
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
5
km/h
Wind Direction S 4km/h
S
SSE 9km/h
SSE
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SW 12km/h
SW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SE 9km/h
SE
S 8km/h
S
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SSE 4km/h
SSE
ESE 5km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 55% 41% 60% 39% 80% 58% 83% 71% 82% 65% 77% 58% 74% 53%
Dew Point 6°C 8°C 9°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 8°C

Lithgow Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:03 EST
sunrise
06:28 EST
sunset
17:26 EST
last light
17:52 EST
moon
set
Thu 02:13 EST
rise
Thu 15:26 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Lithgow Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 25
-0.1°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 24
6.6°C 20.9°C 0.2mm
Mon
Apr 23
6.4°C 20.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
5.5°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
10.1°C 19.4°C 0.0mm

Lithgow Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
292.8mm
40.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
194.4mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
291.2mm
54 Day(s)
Wettest Day
51.0mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
-0.2°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Jan 7

Lithgow Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.1°C
25th
Lowest On Record
-3.2°C
30th 2008
Average This Month
8.9°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
7.2°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
11th
Highest On Record
28.1°C
6th 2016
Average This Month
23.3°C
+5.1°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.6mm
14th
Total This Month
7.7mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
57.2mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
197.9mm
1931
Driest On Record
1.8mm
1898
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