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Katoomba Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 18°C
possible_shower

Now

25.5°C rising
Updated at 10:50 EDT

Central Tablelands for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower from the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.5°C rising
Dew Point 13.7°C rising
Feels Like 26.2°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
WSW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 7.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:57 EDT

Nearby Now

Penrith 25.6°C
Bathurst Ap 29.2°C
Richmond 25.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
30°C

6pm

Intermittent rain
28°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 4
Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 29°C 26°C 21°C 25°C 22°C 22°C
Minimum 13°C 18°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 60% 90% 90% 70% 60% 30% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 8
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 8km/h
NNE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
W 22km/h
W
NE 10km/h
NE
W 16km/h
W
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SW 19km/h
SW
E 10km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
Relative Humidity 66% 45% 59% 41% 83% 82% 83% 60% 69% 46% 52% 35% 68% 43%
Dew Point 14°C 17°C 14°C 15°C 18°C 21°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 9°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:13 EDT
sunrise
05:41 EDT
sunset
19:57 EDT
last light
20:26 EDT
moon
set
Sun 23:29 EDT
rise
Mon 10:29 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 4
14°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
13.8°C 25°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
17.0°C 29.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
14.0°C 27.0°C 3.0mm
Wed
Nov 30
12.4°C 23.4°C 0.2mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1389.4mm
137.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1090.4mm
154 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1372.2mm
171 Day(s)
Wettest Day
104.0mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
-2.2°C
Jul 14
Highest Temperature
33.4°C
Feb 25

Katoomba Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
2.4°C
5th 2011
Average This Month
14.7°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
35.0°C
26th 1957
Average This Month
27.0°C
+4.8°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
1st
Total This Month
3.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
122.5mm
12.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
410.5mm
1947
Driest On Record
3.2mm
1974
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