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Springwood Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 13°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.2°C falling
Updated at 17:00 EDT

Central Tablelands for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 28.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.2°C falling
Dew Point 16.6°C rising
Feels Like 19.2°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
E 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:13 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 24.3°C
Badgerys Creek 23.2°C
Richmond 24.6°C
Horsley Park 23.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
18°C

9pm

Mostly clear
13°C

12am

Mostly clear
12°C

3am

Mostly clear
11°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Springwood 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 29°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 22°C 25°C
Minimum 14°C 13°C 17°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 20% 90% 80% 40% 50% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 10-20mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 9
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
3
km/h
5
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
Wind Direction NE 9km/h
NE
E 15km/h
E
NE 7km/h
NE
NE 11km/h
NE
WSW 5km/h
WSW
S 12km/h
S
SSW 9km/h
SSW
SE 8km/h
SE
NNW 3km/h
NNW
E 5km/h
E
S 4km/h
S
SE 8km/h
SE
N 4km/h
N
ENE 6km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 77% 54% 73% 44% 93% 91% 69% 56% 67% 51% 75% 57% 68% 49%
Dew Point 15°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 14°C

Springwood Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:47 EDT
sunrise
06:13 EDT
sunset
19:14 EDT
last light
19:39 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:40 EDT
rise
Thu 06:01 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
10°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
8.4°C 20°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
9.0°C 18.4°C 1.2mm
Sun
Oct 15
8.7°C 14.3°C 14.2mm
Sat
Oct 14
8.9°C 10.6°C 2.4mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1159.9mm
113.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1000.8mm
127 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1022.6mm
137 Day(s)
Wettest Day
80.8mm
Mar 19
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Feb 11

Katoomba Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
17th 1984
Average This Month
8.7°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
7.8°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.3°C
6th
Highest On Record
31.2°C
21st 1988
Average This Month
19.7°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
17.6°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.2mm
15th
Total This Month
24.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
88.8mm
10.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
445.1mm
1942
Driest On Record
6.6mm
1971
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Weather News

Missing trawler crew have 'best shot' at survival due to experience, rescue coordinator says

15:55 EDT

The family of the skipper of a trawler that sank off central Queensland says if there had been a way to escape the sinking boat, he and his crew had the experience to do so.

Rain on the way for NSW

14:59 EDT

A band of rain and thunderstorms will sweep across NSW at the end of this week, delivering the best falls in 4-5 months for some areas.

More heavy rain ahead for soggy southern Queensland as roads flood, towns cut off

14:39 EDT

Queensland's big wet is showing no signs of easing with coastal areas north of Hervey Bay forecast to cop a battering again and the Bruce Highway cut south of Miriam Vale.