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Katoomba Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 9°C
mostly_sunny

Now

2.9°C rising
Updated at 00:40 EST

Central Tablelands for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of showers. Isolated thunderstorms possible. Fog patches in the southwest. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 40 km/h before dawn then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Mt Boyce

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Temperature 2.9°C rising
Dew Point 0.5°C falling
Feels Like -2.7°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
WSW 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:50 EST
Sunset sunset
17:21 EST

Nearby Now

Penrith 11.0°C
Bathurst Ap 3.7°C
Badgerys Creek 10.8°C

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
4°C

6am

Mostly clear
4°C

9am

Mostly clear
5°C

12pm

Mostly clear. Windy
8°C

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Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 9°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 11°C
Minimum 4°C -1°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 1°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 30% 5% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Low
Frost Risk Slight Severe High Moderate High High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 28
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction W 28km/h
W
WSW 26km/h
WSW
W 13km/h
W
W 15km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
W 27km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
WSW 19km/h
WSW
W 18km/h
W
SW 17km/h
SW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
SE 11km/h
SE
WSW 15km/h
WSW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 66% 53% 60% 42% 67% 58% 69% 50% 71% 50% 72% 51% 77% 49%
Dew Point 0°C 0°C -4°C -4°C -1°C 0°C -1°C -1°C 0°C 1°C 1°C 1°C 1°C 1°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:24 EST
sunrise
06:50 EST
sunset
17:21 EST
last light
17:47 EST
moon
set
Mon 08:26 EST
rise
Mon 20:36 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 2
9.2°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
5.8°C 14.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
3.8°C 13.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
4.6°C 11.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
1.7°C 12.0°C 0.0mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
997.1mm
92.6 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1070.4mm
113 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
532.2mm
107 Day(s)
Wettest Day
142.0mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
31.4°C
Mar 20

Katoomba Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-5.6°C
2nd 1976
Average This Month
7.5°C
+4.2°C
Long-term Average
3.3°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
22.0°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
14.0°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 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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