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Lithgow Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 8°C
thunderstorms

Now

11.9°C falling
Updated at 17:40 EDT

Central Tablelands for Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain on and east of the ranges, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Rain heavy at times early this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east early this evening. The chance of fog on and east of the ranges later this evening. Winds SW 20 to 25 km/h turning S/SE in the evening.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.9°C falling
Dew Point 11.6°C falling
Feels Like 10.5°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
S 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 20.8mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:09 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:58 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 19.2°C
Nullo Mountain 15.2°C
Penrith 16.8°C

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6pm

Heavy shower
13°C

9pm

Rain
11°C

12am

Slight chance shower
10°C

3am

Mostly clear
9°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Thunder-
storms

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 20°C 17°C 19°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 18°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 60% 80% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 20-40mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High 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 11
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NW 11km/h
NW
S 11km/h
S
S 15km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
WSW 5km/h
WSW
SSW 8km/h
SSW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 11km/h
SE
SE 12km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 86% 93% 77% 55% 78% 45% 77% 66% 82% 77% 83% 77% 81% 75%
Dew Point 18°C 15°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 12°C

Lithgow Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:45 EDT
sunrise
07:10 EDT
sunset
18:57 EDT
last light
19:22 EDT
moon
set
Thu 20:39 EDT
rise
Fri 10:13 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
Thu
Mar 30
18.0°C - 7.0mm
Wed
Mar 29
17.9°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
14.2°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
11.7°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
14.5°C 24.5°C 3.0mm

Lithgow Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
235.6mm
29.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
255.2mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
250.0mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.2mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
2.1°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Feb 11

Lithgow Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.9°C
10th
Lowest On Record
1.2°C
30th 2008
Average This Month
13.9°C
+3.3°C
Long-term Average
10.6°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.9°C
28th
Highest On Record
30.0°C
3rd 2007
Average This Month
22.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
21.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
54.2mm
22nd
Total This Month
164.0mm
21 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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