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Katoomba Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 14°C
late_thunder

Now

23.8°C falling
Updated at 12:10 EDT

Central Tablelands for Tuesday Hot and humid. Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. A thunderstorm likely, possibly severe. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h shifting E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 38.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.8°C falling
Dew Point 16.1°C rising
Feels Like 23.8°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
W 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 6.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:12 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 29.3°C
Penrith 34.3°C
Badgerys Creek 35.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

3pm

Shower. Chance storm
31°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

9pm

Shower
19°C

12am

Rain
15°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30

Late thunder

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 29°C 30°C 33°C
Minimum 21°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 90% 90% 70% 70% 60%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 26
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
SE 12km/h
SE
E 14km/h
E
SE 7km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NW 12km/h
NW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
N 9km/h
N
NNE 10km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 59% 56% 87% 72% 89% 71% 95% 70% 80% 47% 85% 60% 79% 45%
Dew Point 18°C 22°C 13°C 15°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 21°C 20°C 19°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:45 EDT
sunrise
06:12 EDT
sunset
20:09 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:49 EDT
rise
Thu 04:27 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
21°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 23
14.3°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
12.2°C 24.3°C 2.2mm
Sat
Jan 21
13.4°C 24.7°C 20.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
12.2°C 24.0°C 2.2mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
158.2mm
13.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
71.2mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
228.0mm
14 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.0mm
Jan 21
Lowest Temperature
11.2°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
36.2°C
Jan 18

Katoomba Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.2°C
19th
Lowest On Record
4.2°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
15.6°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.2°C
18th
Highest On Record
36.4°C
12th 2013
Average This Month
26.8°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.0mm
21st
Total This Month
71.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
158.2mm
13.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
683.9mm
1895
Driest On Record
14.4mm
1985
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