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Katoomba Forecast

Today 12°C
Tonight 3°C
sunny

Now

10.2°C falling
Updated at 15:40 EST

Central Tablelands for Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 17.

Currently at Mt Boyce

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Temperature 10.2°C falling
Dew Point 2.6°C falling
Feels Like 8.2°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
W 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EST
Sunset sunset
17:39 EST

Nearby Now

Penrith 16.9°C
Bathurst Ap 12.6°C
Badgerys Creek 16.1°C

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
8°C

9pm

Mostly clear
5°C

12am

Mostly clear
4°C

3am

Mostly clear
3°C

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Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1
Fri
Sep 2
Sat
Sep 3

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 12°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum 2°C 3°C 5°C 13°C 9°C 11°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 70% 90% 90% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 15km/h
WNW
W 14km/h
W
SW 6km/h
SW
E 10km/h
E
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 10km/h
NW
N 8km/h
N
NE 9km/h
NE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
W 13km/h
W
WSW 17km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 68% 51% 67% 52% 80% 60% 85% 86% 81% 72% 99% 91% 99% 81%
Dew Point 1°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 10°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:57 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
17:39 EST
last light
18:04 EST
moon
rise
Mon 03:50 EST
set
Mon 14:38 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 28
1.6°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 27
0.7°C 13.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 26
-0.4°C 10.9°C 0.2mm
Thu
Aug 25
2.0°C 9.9°C 33.4mm
Wed
Aug 24
5.0°C 7.0°C 6.8mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
997.1mm
92.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
930.6mm
114 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1139.2mm
126 Day(s)
Wettest Day
104.0mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
-2.2°C
Jul 14
Highest Temperature
33.4°C
Feb 25

Katoomba Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.4°C
26th
Lowest On Record
-5.6°C
2nd 1976
Average This Month
4.0°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
3.3°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.2°C
18th
Highest On Record
22.0°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
11.9°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
39.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
121.0mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
78.3mm
9.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
580.8mm
1986
Driest On Record
1.0mm
1995
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