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Katoomba Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 25°C
possible_shower

Now

29.3°C falling
Updated at 18:10 EDT

Central Tablelands for Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers this afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms in the north during the morning then likely redeveloping throughout during the afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.
Sunday Mostly sunny morning. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 36.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.3°C falling
Dew Point 5.4°C falling
Feels Like 27.7°C
Relative Humidity 22%
Wind icon
WSW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 22.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Nearby Now

Penrith 36.1°C
Bathurst Ap 30.2°C
Badgerys Creek 31.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

12am

Mostly clear
19°C

3am

Mostly clear
17°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 25°C 31°C 34°C 33°C 20°C 25°C
Minimum 16°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 24°C 14°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 40% 40% 50% 70% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 9
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 9km/h
NNW
W 8km/h
W
SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
N 8km/h
N
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 62% 35% 82% 63% 73% 42% 55% 25% 39% 31% 85% 59% 77% 44%
Dew Point 15°C 13°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 15°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 12°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise   New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
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sunrise
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sunset
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last light
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moon
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moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 16
17°C - 0.8mm
Fri
Dec 15
18°C 23°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
21.6°C 32°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
17.0°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
13.2°C 26.1°C 0.0mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1390.1mm
138.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1221.0mm
158 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1142.6mm
160 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
2.4°C
5th 2011
Average This Month
13.8°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
11.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
35.0°C
26th 1957
Average This Month
23.0°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
22.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.8mm
6th
Total This Month
43.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
122.1mm
12.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
410.5mm
1947
Driest On Record
3.2mm
1974
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