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Lithgow Forecast

Tonight 12°C
Tomorrow 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.9°C falling
Updated at 19:30 EDT

Central Tablelands for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Sunny. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.9°C falling
Dew Point 19.7°C falling
Feels Like 19.9°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
WSW 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 44km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 12.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:11 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 21.5°C
Penrith 27.5°C
Badgerys Creek 26.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
20°C

12am

Mostly clear
19°C

3am

Clear
16°C

6am

Mostly clear
14°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 26°C 27°C 31°C 34°C 22°C 27°C
Minimum 13°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 20°C 14°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 80% 20% 10% 10% 80% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 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 20
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 8km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
NNE 6km/h
NNE
N 7km/h
N
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 7km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 78% 83% 67% 46% 75% 44% 68% 40% 49% 41% 82% 73% 87% 68%
Dew Point 17°C 20°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 19°C 13°C 17°C 17°C 19°C

Lithgow 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
05:42 EDT
sunrise
06:10 EDT
sunset
20:11 EDT
last light
20:38 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 01:02 EDT
set
Sat 14:21 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Lithgow Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 20
13.2°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
12.5°C 21.5°C 0.4mm
Wed
Jan 18
21.8°C 36.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
14.2°C 34.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
15.1°C 32.4°C 0.0mm

Lithgow Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
81.5mm
9.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
24.2mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
87.8mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
16.8mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
10.9°C
Jan 8
Highest Temperature
36.6°C
Jan 18

Lithgow Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.9°C
8th
Lowest On Record
1.3°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
15.2°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.6°C
18th
Highest On Record
36.9°C
12th 2013
Average This Month
28.3°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
26.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.8mm
10th
Total This Month
24.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
81.5mm
9.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
250.8mm
1911
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1882
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