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Katoomba Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 16°C
rain

Now

14.9°C rising
Updated at 08:50 EDT

Central Tablelands for Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, clearing during this afternoon and evening. The chance of thunderstorms during the day time. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 22.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.9°C rising
Dew Point 14.9°C rising
Feels Like 14.9°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 14.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:13 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:16 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 19.5°C
Bathurst Ap 16.4°C
Badgerys Creek 18.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

12pm

Heavy shower
15°C

3pm

Rain
11°C

6pm

Intermittent rain
10°C

9pm

Rain
9°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26

Rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 22°C 24°C 24°C
Minimum 14°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 70% 30% 20% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Very High 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 11
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction W 11km/h
W
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
NW 12km/h
NW
SW 12km/h
SW
E 9km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 15km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
W 18km/h
W
Relative Humidity 100% 100% 86% 56% 83% 51% 91% 61% 80% 49% 65% 44% 76% 52%
Dew Point 15°C 11°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 14°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:47 EDT
sunrise
06:13 EDT
sunset
19:16 EDT
last light
19:41 EDT
moon
set
Fri 19:36 EDT
rise
Sat 07:10 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Oct 20
15°C - 13mm
Thu
Oct 19
- 27°C -
Wed
Oct 18
9.8°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
8.4°C 19.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
9.0°C 18.4°C 1.2mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1159.9mm
113.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1013.8mm
128 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
9.1°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
7.8°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
19th
Highest On Record
31.2°C
21st 1988
Average This Month
20.1°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
17.6°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.2mm
15th
Total This Month
37.6mm
9 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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16:30 EDT

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