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Katoomba Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 7°C
sunny

Now

12.5°C falling
Updated at 16:30 EST

Central Tablelands for Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.5°C falling
Dew Point 2.4°C rising
Feels Like 10.3°C
Relative Humidity 50%
Wind icon
W 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EST
Sunset sunset
17:17 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 14.4°C
Penrith 20.8°C
Badgerys Creek 19.5°C

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
12°C

9pm

Clear
11°C

12am

Clear
9°C

3am

Clear
8°C

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Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 2
Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Showers
Maximum 18°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 17°C
Minimum 6°C 7°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 5% 5% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 10
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 10km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
W 11km/h
W
WNW 8km/h
WNW
NW 9km/h
NW
W 10km/h
W
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NE 7km/h
NE
NE 11km/h
NE
N 13km/h
N
NE 14km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 59% 46% 64% 42% 69% 49% 69% 48% 67% 48% 72% 50% 86% 76%
Dew Point 3°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 13°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:08 EST
sunrise
06:34 EST
sunset
17:17 EST
last light
17:43 EST
moon
rise
Tue 02:05 EST
set
Tue 14:54 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 2
6.6°C - 0.0mm
Sun
May 1
13.7°C 19.3°C 1.0mm
Sat
Apr 30
14.0°C 19.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 29
13.2°C 20.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 28
10.9°C 22.0°C 0.2mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
718.4mm
62.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
441.0mm
57 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
907.6mm
72 Day(s)
Wettest Day
69.2mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
6.6°C
May 2
Highest Temperature
33.4°C
Feb 25

Katoomba Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.6°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-2.8°C
31st 1977
Average This Month
10.1°C
+3.9°C
Long-term Average
6.2°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
22.2°C
7th 1957
Average This Month
19.3°C
+5.8°C
Long-term Average
13.5°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
1st
Total This Month
1.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
99.4mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
529.6mm
1943
Driest On Record
2.5mm
1957
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