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Katoomba Forecast

This morning -1°C
Today 11°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

1.7°C steady
Updated at 00:40 EST

Central Tablelands for Sunday Frost and areas of fog in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 5 and zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 15.
Monday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 5 and zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 17.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 1.7°C steady
Dew Point -2.8°C falling
Feels Like 1.7°C
Relative Humidity 72%
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Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
17:13 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap -1.6°C
Penrith 4.2°C

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
-1°C

6am

Mostly clear
0°C

9am

Mostly clear
5°C

12pm

Clear
9°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jul 22
Mon
Jul 23
Tue
Jul 24
Wed
Jul 25
Thu
Jul 26
Fri
Jul 27
Sat
Jul 28

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 13°C
Minimum -1°C -1°C 5°C 4°C 2°C 4°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 5% 10% 40% 60% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Moderate Moderate Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe Slight Slight Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 10km/h
NNW
NW 11km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
WSW 14km/h
WSW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
NE 11km/h
NE
N 13km/h
N
N 14km/h
N
WNW 17km/h
WNW
W 19km/h
W
Relative Humidity 65% 38% 61% 37% 55% 42% 71% 45% 70% 44% 75% 58% 82% 60%
Dew Point -1°C -3°C -3°C -2°C -2°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 6°C 4°C 5°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:31 EST
sunrise
06:58 EST
sunset
17:13 EST
last light
17:40 EST
moon
set
Sun 01:54 EST
rise
Sun 13:02 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 28
moon
Sun
Aug 5
moon
Sat
Aug 11
moon
Sat
Aug 18

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jul 21
0.8°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 20
- 13.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 19
5.0°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 18
4.6°C 13.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 17
1.0°C 14.0°C 0.0mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
920.8mm
83.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
500.6mm
69 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
934.6mm
100 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.0mm
Feb 20
Lowest Temperature
-3.3°C
Jul 8
Highest Temperature
36.7°C
Jan 7

Katoomba Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.3°C
8th
Lowest On Record
-5.4°C
26th 1986
Average This Month
2.2°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
2.7°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.4°C
5th
Highest On Record
18.8°C
26th 1975
Average This Month
11.5°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
9.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
11.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
82.4mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
478.7mm
1904
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1970
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Weather News

Wet week for the Southwest

15:11 EST

While showers and rain have been lingering over southern regions of Western Australia, there are no signs that clear skies are going to return any time soon.

Wild weather sets its sights on New Zealand

12:48 EST

A deep cold front will move over New Zealand, bringing an intense bout of wind, rain and snow.

Tigerair flight turned back to Melbourne after mid-air lightning strike

23:55 EST

An airline passenger has described her terror and ultimate relief after the plane she was on was hit by lightning and forced to return to Melbourne Airport.