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Katoomba Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 26°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

19.7°C rising
Updated at 00:50 EDT

Central Tablelands for Thursday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Blue Mountains early this evening with the chance of a thunderstorm Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.
Friday Mostly sunny morning. Patchy fog on and east of the ranges in the early morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.7°C rising
Dew Point 11.7°C rising
Feels Like 19.7°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
NE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:42 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 22.8°C
Penrith 23.0°C
Badgerys Creek 19.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
18°C

6am

Clear
17°C

9am

Mostly clear
17°C

12pm

Mostly clear
23°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2

Possible thunderstorm

Showers increasing

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 17°C 18°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 23°C
Minimum 15°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 70% 70% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 7
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 7km/h
SSE
E 15km/h
E
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
E 10km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 84% 61% 98% 87% 97% 86% 95% 79% 91% 71% 85% 67% 84% 65%
Dew Point 14°C 18°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 16°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:17 EDT
sunrise
06:42 EDT
sunset
19:42 EDT
last light
20:08 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 04:02 EDT
set
Fri 18:01 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 23
15.6°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
13.0°C 25.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
7.9°C 22.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
8.7°C 21.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
11.6°C 25.0°C 2.6mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
333.3mm
27.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
167.2mm
30 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
315.8mm
29 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.4mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
7.9°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Feb 11

Katoomba Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.9°C
21st
Lowest On Record
3.9°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
15.8°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
12.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.7°C
11th
Highest On Record
37.6°C
8th 2009
Average This Month
27.5°C
+5.1°C
Long-term Average
22.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
34.4mm
8th
Total This Month
74.0mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
175.1mm
13.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
787.5mm
1956
Driest On Record
4.9mm
1933
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